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Visit Errachidia in Morocco

Errachidia is a city in Morocco, located in the province of Errachidia, in the region of Drâa-Tafilalet. Formerly known as “Ksar es-Souk,” it is a partially Amazigh and Arabic-speaking town in eastern Morocco. Israeli politician Meir Sheetrit was born in this city in 1948 before immigrating to Israel in 1957. Errachidia or Er-rachidia is a …

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Visit Arfoud in Morocco

Erfoud or Arfoud is an oasis town in the Sahara Desert, in the Meknès-Tafilalet of the Maghreb region in eastern Morocco. It is located at 31°26′10″N 4°13′58″W. Erfoud is divided into several districts: Hay Salam, Hay Jdid, Hay Ziz, Hay el Bathaa, Hay Annahda, and Hay el Hamri. Due to its proximity to Merzouga desert …

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Visit Jbel Saghro in Morocco

The Jbel Saghro or Djebel Sahrho is a mountain range in southern Morocco. It is located south of the High Atlas and east of the Anti-Atlas in the northwest of Africa, northeast of Taliouine and southwest of Ouarzazate. The north-south crossings are made by three neck driven by difficult and very spectacular tracks: cervical Tazazert …

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Visit Safi in Morocco

Safi is a city in western Morocco lying along the Atlantic Ocean. The capital of the Doukkala-Abda Region, it has a population of 282,227, but is also the center of an agglomeration which has an estimated 793,000 inhabitants. The city was under protectorate by the Portuguese Empire from 1488 to 1541, the fortress built by …

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Visit Chefchaouen in Morocco

Chefchaouen is a city in northwest Morocco. The chief town of the province of the same name, the city is noted for its buildings in shades of blue. Chefchaouen or Chaouen, as it is often called by Moroccans, is a popular tourist destination because of its proximity to Tangier and the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. …

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Visit Tetouan in Morocco

Tetouan is a city in northern Morocco. The Berber name means literally “the eyes” and figuratively “the water springs”. Tetouan is one of the two major ports of Morocco on the Mediterranean Sea. It lies a few miles south of the Strait of Gibraltar, and about 40 mi (60 km) E.S.E. of Tangier. In 2014 …

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Visit Oujda in Morocco

Oujda is a city located in the northeastern Rif area of Morocco, with an estimated population of 450,000. It is located about 15 kilometres (9 miles) west of Algeria. The city is about 55 km (34 miles) south of the Mediterranean Sea. It is the capital city of the Oriental administrative region of Morocco. Gharnati …

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Visit Nador in Morocco

Nador is a city located in the northeastern Rif region of Morocco, situated on the salt lagoon of Sebkha Bou Areq. The city is a Mediterranean port on the Bḥar Ameẓẓyan lagoon (Mar Chica in Spanish), and it is the major trading center in the region for fish, fruit, and livestock. It is linked to …

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Visit Rabat in Morocco

Rabat is the capital of Morocco and its seventh largest city center with an urban population of approximately 580,000 and a metropolitan population of over 1.2 million. It is also the capital of the Rabat-Salé-Kénitra administrative region. The city is located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the river Bou Regreg. On the …

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