Morocco, officially the Kingdom of Morocco is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. Morocco is said to be one of the most diverse countries in Africa, it has quite a high amount of mountains, sweeping desert, rugged coastline, and the winding alleyways of ancient medina cities. Morocco is bordered by Spain to the North, Algeria to the east and Western Sahara to the South. Morocco has 16 regions which are sub-divided into 62 provinces. Morocco’s capital city is Rabat and its largest city is Casablanca. Its official languages are Arabic and Berber.
Tourism in Morocco
Tourism is an ever growing sector in Morocco, it is one of the most important sectors in Morocco’s economy. The closeness of Morocco to Europe attracts a lot of tourists to its shores of its beaches, with its coastline stretching from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic. The major tourist destinations in Morocco are The Atlas Mountains, The Sand Dunes in Morocco, The Malabata Coast in Tangier, The Old Defense Walls of Essauira, Ifrane “Morocco’s Switzerland”, The beach and Kasbah at Agadir and Bou Inania Madrasa in Fes.
Getting in and Out
There are 11 major airports in Morocco, where the Marrakesh Menara Airport and Tangier Airport are the main airports that links flights to all major international airports in Western Europe. Morocco also has a rail transportation system which is operated by ONCF.
Best Hotels in Morocco
The Riad El Guihem Hotel is one of the best hotels in Morocco, it is situated in Marrakech. It lies in close proximity to the center of Marrakech city, a tourist attraction site and Marrakech Menara Airport. The hotel offers an event facility, an onsite restaurant that serves a variety of meals and drinks, an outdoor swimming pool, a sauna, a spa and a gym.
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