Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2017’

Tarudant and Zagora


Taroudant is a city in the Sous Valley in southern Morocco. It is situated east of Agadir on the road to Ouarzazate and the Sahara desert and south of Marrakesh. Enclosed by ramparts, Taroudant is the epitome of a Moroccan market town. Zagora is a town in the Draa River valley in the Drâa-Tafilalet region of southeastern Morocco. It is …

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Quarzazate and Merzouga


Ouarzazate is a city south of Morocco’s High Atlas mountains, known as a gateway to the Sahara Desert. Its huge Taourirt Kasbah, home to a 19th-century palace, has views over the rugged local landscape, which features in several movies. A road winds southeast through the Draa Valley’s lush palm groves to the desert. Merzouga is a small village in southeastern …

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