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Morocco: Top Attractions

Morocco is one of Africa's most popular destinations and with good reason. Marrakesh, Casablanca, Tangier, Fes, the Atlas Mountains, the list is long on romance, culture, and history. Bazaars, medinas, riads, bubbly pipes and yes, excellent beaches make Morocco a wonderful starting point for an African adventure.

Best Places to Visit in Morocco
Morocco's top destinations for tourists. The best places to visit in Morocco include the imperial cities of Marrakech, Fes and Meknes. Morocco is also famous for its beaches and some the best seaside towns are represented by Essaouira, Tangier and Asilah. Natural wonders of Morocco include the Atlas Mountains the Sahara desert and the Dades Valley.

Best Things To Do in Morocco - Top 12 Things to do in Morocco's
What are the best things to do when you visit Morocco? Below is a list of the top 12 things I highly recommend you try to do when you visit Morocco. Enjoy a relaxing scrub at a local hammam, enroll in a cooking class, ski, surf, and get lost at the Fes tanneries. Eat a kebab alongside snake charmers in the Marrakech medina and stroll the blue...

Marrakech Travel Guide
This travel guide to Marrakech will give you tips on the best time to go, the top sights to see, where to stay, how to get to Marrakech and how to get around.

What to See and Do in Marrakech
If you're looking for hings to do in Marrakech try - dinner on the Djemma el Fna, a culinary tour, a steam in the hammam, a stroll through the Marjorelle gardens, getting lost in the medina, and more. Details of top attractions and things to do in Marrakech are listed below.

Fes (Fez) Travel Guide
Fes (Fez) Travel Guide. Find out what to see in Fes, where to stay in Fes, when to go and how to get there. Travel tips, recommendations, maps and more to help you plan your trip to Fes, Morocco's most fascinating city.

Tangier, Morocco - Tangier Guide - Tangiers, Tanger, Morocco
Tangier (Morocco) Travel Guide. Information about getting to Tangier, where to stay in Tangier, attractions, avoiding hustlers (touts), Tangier tours and more.

Asilah, Morocco
Asilah on Morocco's Atlantic coast is a peaceful attractive town just south of Tangier. A perfect place to chill out and enjoy the medina, ramparts and wide beaches. Find out where to stay in Asilah, what to do, where to eat and more from my guide to Asilah.

Essaouira, Morocco
Essaouira, Morocco. Essaouira travel guide with information about what to see in Essaouira, where to stay, where to eat and how to get to Essaouira.

Merzouga, Morocco
Travel guide to Merzouga, Morocco the gateway to the magnificent Sahara desert. Find out how to get to Merzouga, the Erg Chebbi dunes, where to stay, what to do, and much more.

Chefchaouen, Morocco
Chefchaouen, Morocco -- a travel guide in pictures. Discover Chefchaouen, one of Morocco's most beautiful and laid back towns in the heart of the Rif Mountains. Enjoy these images of Chefchaouen and find out how to get there, where to stay, where to relax, shop, sip mint tea and enjoy the fresh air in this sleepy little town.

Casablanca, Morocco
Facts and travel information about Casablanca, Morocco's commercial capital, largest city and main port. Find out where to eat, sleep, shop and play from my guide to Casablanca.

Sex and the City 2 in Morocco
Sex and the City in Morocco. Find out where the Sex and the City 2 girls rode camels, strolled through the markets (souks), shopped, sipped cocktails, and spent their nights. Get recommendations on where you could stay in Morocco at these SATC2 locations, and create your own fashionably exotic vacation.

Morocco's Atlas Mountains
Morocco's Atlas Mountains - Trekking in Morocco's Atlas Mountains

Majorelle Gardens, Marrakech, Morocco
Majorelle Gardens, Marrakech, Morocco

Images of Marrakech, Morocco
Images of Marrakech one of Morocco's oldest and beautiful cities. Photos include the famous souqs (bazaars), the old city walls, the central square Djemma el Fna, the tanneries and more.

Do You Need an Official Guide when Visiting Marrakech?
Do you need a to get an official guide when you visit Marrakech? Is it necessary to take a tour of Marrakech or is it possible to get around on your own? Find out what I recommend when you visit Marrakech. Getting lost is sometimes an advantage, but if it's your first time in Morocco, the medina may be a bit overwhelming.

Fes (Fez) Photo Gallery
Fes (Fez) Photo Gallery showing images of old Fes, the people, the streets, the tanneries, the mosques, the souqs and every aspect of daily life.

Do You Need A Guide to Visit Fes (Fez), Morocco?
Do You Need A Guide to Visit Fes (Fez), Morocco? The main attraction in Fes is the old walled city which is a maze of hundreds of little streets that are easy to get lost in. But if you don't mind asking for directions and enjoy a little adventure, then a guide is not strictly necessary.

Rabat, Morocco's Capital
Rabat, Morocco's capital city. Find out what to see in Rabat, where to stay and a brief history.

Casablanca
If you are looking for romance then perhaps you should skip Casablanca. While welcoming if you have been "roughing it" in other parts of Morocco, it is a modern city with modern conveniences and problems. This site offers you information on where to stay, what to see and do, where to eat and more. Casablanca is probably the most expensive city in Morocco.

The Dakar Rally
Information and fun facts about the Dakar Rally, the world's most gruelling off-road race. Motorcycles, cars and trucks race over 7000 miles from Europe through Africa. Originally the race went from Paris to Dakar but the route changes annually.

Rabat, Morocco's Capital City
Rabat is Morocco's capital city and where the government is located as well as most of the embassies. It's a very pleasant city, not as "gritty" as it's larger neighbor Casablanca. Some say Rabat is more boring than Casablanca, Fes or Marrakech, but as a tourist you may find that pleasant! Find out where to stay and what to see in Rabat.

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