The Streets of Casablanca, Morocco – 27th July, 2010

Views from a taxi around the streets of Casablanca, on a route that took us from the Hassan II Mosque to the Place de Mohammed V and on to the Port de Casablanca. Casablanca (Arabic: الدار البيضاء "ad-Dār al-Bayḍāʼ", is a city in western Morocco, located on the Atlantic Ocean. It is the capital of the Grand Casablanca region. With a population of over 5,500,000, Casablanca is Morocco's largest city as well as its chief port. It's also the biggest city in the Maghreb. Casablanca is considered the economic and business center of Morocco, while the political capital city of Morocco is Rabat.