Morocco - a wonderful eastern country thatfamous for its ancient traditions and special unique atmosphere. Unique natural landscapes, beautiful beaches of the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, the abundance of interesting sights in Morocco attract huge number of tourists.
Where you can go: Attractions in Morocco
In Morocco, there are many attractiveplaces for tourists. For example, here are held Arabian horse race, followed by firing of guns. From the natural beauty it is impossible not to mention the scenic pine forest, evergreen forests of the Atlas, a unique river gorge Rdat. The country has a large number of unique cities. In Meknes hits Sultan palace in Rabat, you will find many interesting museums, 69- meter minaret, which is more than 800 years, the royal residence. If you are fond of history and archeology, make sure you visit the Museum of Tetouan. Here the largest collection of exhibits dedicated to the Carthaginian and Roman period, and even a rich exposition of objects of Islamic art. In addition to architectural and cultural monuments, Morocco is rich in resort areas. For a beach holiday perfect Agadir. Here, excellent climate, endless sandy beaches. And, of course, the highlight of the country can be called the Moroccan souks. That is just not see - casino bids, snake charmers, jugglers and trainers of monkeys.
Morocco - a variety of leisure activities, whichIt offers this country. Here there are sunny beaches on the Atlantic coast and the ski resorts. If you want to explore the history and culture of Morocco, to study its museums and monuments of culture, then welcome to Marrakech! No less interesting for tourists Casablanca. Infrastructure Morocco offers a wide range of resorts. In places where you can find a big wave, there are hotels for surfers and beach lovers will approach the place with a wide sandy strip. There is also a spa area, specializing in thalassotherapy.
It is impossible to fully experience the charm of thisbeautiful country, not having been in her heart - the ancient city of Marrakech is located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains. The most popular place of the city is considered to be the famous Djemaa el Fna, which is in the medina - the old city of Marrakech, and is very popular among visitors to the city, and at the Moroccans. Near the area it is one of the main attractions - the Koutoubia mosque. Also interesting places such as the mausoleum of Yusuf Bin Tashfin gates of Bab Agvenau Mosque of the Golden Apples - the Kasbah, the Mausoleum of Saadi, the palaces of Bahia and the El Badi Mosque, Ali ben Youssef, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum Bert Flint, Museum of Islamic Art and the Museum Gift Said-Cu. You should definitely visit the beautiful Menara Gardens and the famous markets of Marrakech.
Shopping in Morocco
As in other oriental countries, MoroccoIt accepted to bargain. So do not hesitate to go for souvenirs at the Oriental Bazaar and haggle to exhaustion. Each town in Morocco has their favorite types of crafts dealt with by the locals.
In Essaouira's better to buy souvenirs - paintings,leather lamps, national costumes and articles of arborvitae. In large parlors higher quality, but the price is appropriate. In Medina, in the shops cheaper by 30-50%, but the quality is lower. In Casablanca, the European thing known model homes are sold cheaper in twice. Smuggled watches of famous brands - from 10 to 50 USD. In Fez - souvenirs, gold. In Rabat - souvenirs, carpets, leather. In Marrakech the prices higher, a lot of European goods.
Security in Morocco
Pickpockets in Morocco very much, soshould take the usual precautions - do not carry a wallet in an easily accessible outside pockets, purses and cameras - only on the belt, do not leave the car or put the car only on parking, specially serviced guards they should have uniform tokens.
Emergency numbers in Morocco
Ambulance - 15
Police - 19
Fire - 15
Gendarmerie and assistance service on the roads - 177