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Morocco Tourism and Travel: online guide for vacations to Morocco

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3/7/2010
Overall rating: 8

Surface:The total land area of Morocco is around 446,550 sq km.

Population:  The population of Morocco is around 33,000,000. Arabs and Berbers comprise 99%25 of the population; the remaining 1%25 percent is mostly Europeans.

System of government: Morocco is a constitutional monarchy.

Capital: Rabat, with a population of around 1,636,600 inhabitants, is the capital of Morocco.

Religion: The state religion is Islam.

Official Language: The official language is Arabic. Berber dialects and French are also spoken.

Government: Morocco is a constitutional monarchy.

Climate: Morocco experiences dry weather through the year, with little rainfall between November and March.

Units of measure and electricity: Morocco follows the metric system of measurement and the official electricity unit is 220V, 50 Hz.

Time Zone: The Moroccan standard time is GMT + 0.

Currency: Moroccan Dirham (1 € = 11.19 MAD).

Travel documents required: Most Western nationals do not need visas for travel to Morocco.


Albert 2/1/2014 At 18:16
Tangier 9
Weather in Morocco varies from season to season. The summer months are exceedingly hot during. So hot, in fact, that the locals are known to grab a pillow and blanket and catch their zzzz’s right on the beach. Very small amounts of rain do fall between November and March, but the climate is generally dry. Actually there is so little rain that some of the more modest homes have just ross-hatched grates on top, instead of a fully-enclosed roof. During the winter, temperatures cool off significantly, and even dip down to freezing during some nights. Overall, the average annual temperature in Tangiers is 66 degrees Fahrenheit. The best time to visit is during the late spring and early summer. This is when you can be assured of pleasant, warm temperatures during the day and cooler refreshing...

Pallavi 8/14/2013 At 09:55
Essaouira 9
Essaouira is a Moroccan city on the coast. In the early days it was known by its Portuguese name, which was Mogador. Medina of Essaouira is a great destination to explore on foot. It is a great place to shop, drink and eat. The place itself is bustling and lively, you can go around from shop to shop looking for great finds. Essaouira Ramparts offer a lovely view of the sea and the ships, along with the ramparts and some old cannons. If you are visiting Essaouira try and be there during the festival Gnaoua which has some fantastic music and artists. You will get a feel of the local music in a great setting. The Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdallah Museum Is a well preserved place. It was home to a Pasha and now house wonderful Moroccan artifacts, musical instruments, Jewish Artifacts, old pottery and...

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