Monthly Archive for: ‘July, 2019’

Moulay Idris, Tetuan, Tangier


Moulay Idriss or Moulay Idriss Zerhoun, a town in northern Morocco located at 34°3′15″N 5°31′38″W, is spread over two hills at the base of Mount Zerhoun, the holy town of Moulay Idriss. Moulay Idriss’ holy status kept it closed to non-Muslims until 1912, and it wasn’t until 2005 that non-Muslims were allowed to stay overnight in the town. Tétouan is …

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Assilah, Casablanca and Ceuta


Asilah is a fortified town on the northwest tip of the Atlantic coast of Morocco, about 31 km south of Tangier. Most of the year it is a quiet place, but in the summer its population triples as tourist come in search of a perfect holiday. Casablanca, located in the central-western part of Morocco and bordering the Atlantic Ocean, is …

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