- 1 El Reino de Marruecos
- 2 Watch this video filmed by the members of Barrietes MotoTuber
- 3 Travel information for Morocco
El Reino de Marruecos
Morocco is a country situated in the Magreb area in north Africa. The country possess beaches facing both the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean. The strait of Gibraltar separated the country from Europe. Therefore, Morocco is a country you should visit if you love the sea
We offer exclusive and unique trips with personalized service at any moment. Discover the sensation of travelling in a different way. The bordering countries are Algeria, the Sahrawi Republic and Spain
In fact, Spain is the country that has the most commercial agreements with Morocco therefore it’s a mayor commercial partner that also shares maritime and land borders
The border between Morocco and Algeria has been closed since 1994
Modern-day Morocco has inherited several centuries of culture and tradition
Regions of Morocco
Morocco is divided into the following regions:
- Errachidia-Midelt -Merzouga
- Al Hoceima
- El Jadida-Mazagan
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Moroccan cuisine is rich and diverse. This is due to the integration of other external cultures. Some of the typical dishes share the culinary arts from cultures such as the Berbers, the Moors, the Middle East, Africa and the Mediterranean.
Although the ingredients may be simple, cooking methods may be elaborated. The food is elaborated in a “homemade” style usually cooked bywomen since it is not customary for men to cook
Morocco and its festivals
Festivals are found everywhere in Morocco, a cultural phenomenon that highlights its history. The Moussems are gathering places where Moroccans celebrate their festivals and religious events. One of the most important is the Gnaoua festival held in Essaouira.
These festivals are a great opportunityto experience the different cultures that are part of Morocco´s heritage
Travel information for Morocco
CAPITAL OF MOROCCO:
35.740.000 (2017 Census)
5% European and others
Official – Arabic
Non Official – Berber
French and Spanish
Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
35 provinces and 8 prefectures excludingWestern Sahara
Casablanca, Fez, Marrakech, Meknes, Oujda, Tetuan, Rabat, Tangier y Agadir.
Official currency: Dirhamdividedin 100 cents.
Coinscome in 5, 10, 20, 50 cents 1 and 5 dirhams
Bills come in 5, 10, 50 and 100 dirhams
Major foreign currencies are accepted in exchange banks. Major credit cards are also accepted, especially in hotels and restaurants
It’s not obligatory to get vaccinations in order to travel to any place in Morocco. Nevertheless, it is important to have your vaccines updated if you travel to tropical countries and outside the EU. We do recommend having anti-tuberculosis vaccinations
Mandatory – none
Recommended – Tuberculosis.
Tap water sanitation level:
Most important cities count with potable tap water. You should never drink directly from a stream or creek. It is highly recommended to boil water before drinking, or drink bottled water
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