Morocco is often considered to be the ‘Gateway to Africa’. It is a kingdom situated in North
Africa just across the Strait of Gibraltar, across from Spain. It is surrounded by Algeria and Mauritania on land and the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean by water. The legendry city of Casablanca, made famous in books and movies, is one of the most favorite stops during your Luxury holiday package to Morocco.
Weather and Clothing
The weather is generally hot, but night times can see the temperatures drop to pleasant. The winters are generally a few degrees cooler. Do carry cotton apparel with you while on your visit to Morocco.
What to eat
Moroccan cuisine is a mix of all the dynasties who have ruled here over the centuries such as Berber, Arabic, Andalusian, with Mediterranean, European and sub-Saharan influences. Dishes you must try are couscous, tagines, and meat with prunes, meats cooked with preserved lemons and olives, rafisa, harira, and seafood dishes.
Casablanca: immortalized on screen as a movie, the city is also home to Hassan II mosque, the second largest mosque in the world. This is the place for a traditional experience during your Honeymoon tour packages to Morocco with its cuisine, colonial architecture, Hispano-Moorish and art-deco outlook.
Marrakesh: The ‘Red City’ is also a former imperial capital. The lively bazzars, the ancient architecture, the Saadian Tombs, the El Badi Palace and Koutoubia Mosque with its 12th century minaret are all places to see. But the place to be is Jamaa el-Fnaa, the city square with its food stalls, Arabic story tellers, watch magicians and Chleuh dancers.
Fez: An ancient capital, you will love its medieval streets, the ancient University of Al-Karaouine and the Bou Inania Madrasa among others. The traditional tanning industry is also a must visit.
Meknes: It is also called ‘Versailles of Morocco’ because of the Spanish-Moorish style architecture, and a 17th century blends of European and Islamic cultures visible all through it.
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