Category: Morocco

Marvel at the Incredible Architecture Along Morocco’s Atlantic Coast; Wailana Kalama; Fodor’s

Most tourists en route to Morocco head straight to Marrakech or Fez, drawn to their iconic medinas. But for architecture geeks, the country’s Atlantic Coast hosts a treasure trove of Portuguese fortresses, Syrian mosques, and 20th-century Art Deco that recounts a multicultural past.

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Renaissance Of Historic Rabat Old Medina: Testament To Recognize What Makes A City Vibrant And Diverse; Said Temsamani; Eurasia Review

Undoubtedly,  innovation in architecture of old cities (medinas) in Morocco is with no doubt extremely important, but preserving and restoring the old buildings is also important because those old …

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One of the most famous places in the world is a tiny desert town in Morocco where everything from ‘Game of Thrones’ to ‘Gladiator’ was filmed; Harrison Jacobs; Business Insider

Located in a desert landscape, Aït Benhaddou is a filming location for epic movies like “The Mummy,” “Gladiator,” “Alexander,” and “Prince of Persia.”

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Morocco’s ancient city of Volubilis rises again; Hamza Mekouar; AFP

Situated in a fertile plain at the foot of Mount Zerhoun, the sprawling remains of Morocco’s oldest Roman site — Volubilis — have survived pillage and long periods of neglect. After decades of decay, however, custodians of the now closely guarded ancient city have turned the page and are bringing…

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7 Days Tour From Tangier to Marrakech, Fez and the desert; Said; Desert Morocco Adventure

Morocco – Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage

The tour begins from the north of Morocco, eg. from Tangier to Fez and with a visit to the imperial cities and the Sahara. On the first day, we will travel through the Rif mountains with its spectacular landscape. Visiting the blue city of Morocco is planned. Next day, we visit the capital of Morocco and discover all of it’s most seeing attractions.

On day three, we travel from Rabat to Casablanca. In Casablanca, a freelance certificated city guide will wait for you to show all things that the city has to offer. Afterward, we drive to Marrakech and spend the night in the medina.

Day 4 is the day of a cultural tour of the medina. Here, in Marrakech, a city guide will accompany you and show most of the things to see in the town.

Next day, we travel from Marrakech to Dades valley, on the way we will visit the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Hadou and visit a cinema studio. Later on, we drive through the valley of roses.

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