Morocco
Morocco (/məˈrɒkoʊ/; Arabic: المغرب‎ al-Maġrib, Berber: ⵍⵎⴰⵖⵔⵉⴱ Lmaġrib, French: Maroc), officially the Kingdom of Morocco, is a count...
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Travel to Morocco in 4K
A magnificent weeks' journey through this breathtaking north African country, Morocco. Our journey started in the blue city, Chefchaouen then to the bustling medina of Fez. After Fez, we spent a night...
Morocco Poised To Become A Solar Superpower With Launch Of Desert Mega-Project
The Moroccan city of Ouarzazate is used to big productions. On the edge of the Sahara desert and the centre of the north African country’s “Ouallywood” film industry it has played host to big-budget l...
Spain, Morocco arrest 14 accused of recruiting for ISIS
Fourteen people have been detained in Morocco and Spain on suspicion of recruiting people to fight for ISIS in Syria and Iraq, the Spanish Interior Ministry said.
Along Morocco’s border with a Spanish enclave, these women shoulder twice their weight ‘to earn a morsel of bread’
These women carry loads of 100-200 lbs for the chance to earn $5 per day. The North African enclave of Ceuta is a little piece of the European Union just an hour by boat from mainland Europe. Its land...
Inside Morrocan palace rumoured to be hosting David Beckham's 40th birthday
Beckham's 40th this weekend is set to be a lavish affair, and is said to held at the five-star luxury Amanjena resort, just outside Marrakech. Many celebrities are to be flown out for the grand occasi...
The Atlas Mountains: Morocco's hidden travel gem
Celebrities know about this rural hideaway... now you do too.
Exploring the Old Port City of Essaouira, Morocco
Formerly known as Mogador, the city was a trading post for centuries, rebuilt in its current form by Mohammed III in 1764. With one eye on Europe and a need for a port close to Marrakesh, Mohammed III...
Photoessay: Chefchaouen, Morocco
Chefchaouen is such a photogenic place that it was a pleasure to spend my days wandering and writing and taking photos. As I said in the prior piece, the town isn’t all awash in blue, regardless of wh...
5 of the most unique places to dine out in Marrakech
Marrakech is a hub of cultural strands, blending local Moroccan culture with classical European influences and Asian flair, along with a twist of contemporaneity. This intricate multicultural atmosphe...
Marrakesh - photo essay
First day impressions of this exotic and mysterious city is that everything is frenetic, crazy, with people heading out in all directions but at different paces. Busses are crammed with locals, vying...
Moroccan tagine meal - A photo essay
Marrakesh offers so many tasty dining experiences around the city and after an entire morning of walking around the confusing and narrow streets in the old medina, our foodie group was famished. Seein...
The Bahia Palace - Marrakesh
One of the splendid attractions worth visiting in the old Medina at Marrakesh is the beautiful palace called La Bahia (The beautiful) which was built in two stages during the late 19th century. The es...
Rhapsody in Blue: Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech
Paris meets Marrakech in the musn't-miss Jardin Majorelle, created in the 1920s by French painter Louis Majorelle and later owned by Yves Saint Laurent (it's also his final resting place).
The Beauty of Marrakech through the Lens
It was our first time in Marrakech. When our plane landed, we took a taxi to the Medina; the old walled city where we'd be spending the next week exploring
History of Morocco
The history of Morocco spans over twelve centuries, without taking classical antiquity into consideration.Archaeological evidence has shown that the area was inhabited by hominids at least 400,000 yea...
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Geography of Morocco
The geography of Morocco spans from the Atlantic Ocean, to mountainous areas, to the Sahara (desert). Morocco is a Northern African country, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Se...
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Climate of Morocco
The geography of Morocco spans from the Atlantic Ocean, to mountainous areas, to the Sahara (desert). Morocco is a Northern African country, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Se...
Climate of Morocco - Wikipedia
Flora of Morocco
Morocco provides a refuge for a rich and diverse flora with about 4,200 taxa, of which 22% (879 taxa) are endemic. The phytogeographic zones of Morocco comprise 8 zones: the Mediterranean zone (centra...
Flora of Morocco - Wikipedia
Rabat
Rabat (Arabic: الرباط, ar-Ribaaṭ, literally "Fortified Place"; Berber: ⴻⵔⵔⴱⴰⵟ, Errbaṭ; Moroccan Arabic: ارّباط, Errbaṭ) is the capital and fourth largest city of Morocco with an urban population of ap...
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Agadir
Agadir (Amazigh: Agadir, ⴰⴳⴰⴷⵉⵔ; Moroccan Arabic: اگادير‎) is a major city in central coastal Morocco, the capital of Agadir-Ida Ou Tanane province (MA-AGD) and of the Souss-Massa-Drâa economic ...
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Casablanca
Casablanca (/ˌkæsəˈblæŋkə/; [kɑzɑblɑnkɑ], also الدار البيضاء ed-Dar el-Biḍa , lit: "White house" in Spanish), the largest city of Morocco, is located in the western part of the country on the At...
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Essaouira
Essaouira (Berber: ⵎⵓⴳⴰⴹⵓⵔ Taṣṣurt, Arabic: الصويرة‎, as-Ṣawīra) is a city in the western Moroccan economic region of Marrakech-Tensift-Al Haouz, on the Atlantic coast.The city was known in ...
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Fes
Fes or Fez (Arabic: فاس‎, Moroccan Arabic [fɛs], Berber: ⴼⴰⵙ Fas) is the third largest city of Morocco, with a population of approximately 1 million (2010).Fes was the capital of Morocco unt...
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Marrakesh
Marrakesh or Marrakech (/məˈrækɛʃ/ or /ˌmærəˈkɛʃ/; Berber: Meṛṛakec, ⵎⴻⵕⵕⴰⴽⴻⵛ; Arabic: مراكش‎) is a major city in the northwest African nation of Morocco. It is the fourth largest city in th...
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Tangier
Tangier (/tænˈdʒɪər/; Arabic: طنجة‎ Ṭanjah; Berber: ⵟⴰⵏⵊⴰ, Ṭanja; archaic Berber name: Tingi or Tinigi; Latin: Tingis; French: Tanger; Spanish: Tánger; Portuguese: Tânger; th...
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Culture of Morocco
Morocco is a country with a multiethnic society and a rich culture, civilization, and etiquette. Throughout Moroccan history, Morocco has hosted many peoples, in addition to the indigenous Berbers, co...
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Moroccan people
The Moroccan people (Berber: ⵉⵎⵓⵔⴰⴽⵓⵛⵉⵢⴻⵏ, Imgherbiyen, Arabic: المغاربة‎, al-Magharibah, Moroccan Arabic: Lemgharba) are a people that share a common Moroccan culture and ancestry.In additi...
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