Morocco

Secret Marrakech

Secret Marrakech

Marrakech, red city. A city wrapped up in its 12C ramparts. Ramparts as red as the earth from this corner of Morocco. Like the high walls of the medina, too. A veritable […]

Themed itineraries Marrakech

Themed itineraries Marrakech

Themed itineraries Marrakech With family, with children The Oasiria water park in Marrakech A snack in a pastry shop in the city The meeting of artisans in the souks Around the ramparts in a horse-drawn carriage A picnic by the lake of Lalla-Takerkoust Horse […]

Practical life on site Morocco

Practical life on site Morocco

Practical life on site Morocco Time difference Morocco now lives all year round at the same time. No difference with France in winter. On the other hand, in summer, the difference is 1 hour: it is 11 a.m. in Morocco when it is 12 p.m. in France. And during […]

Morocco: Essaouira, the beautiful escape

Morocco: Essaouira, the beautiful escape

Located on its Atlantic shore, Essaouira conceals a thousand and one attractions, between its fishing port, its medina nestled in the hollow of the ramparts of the city, its riads, its craft shops, its […]

Argan oil, the Moroccan elixir

Argan oil, the Moroccan elixir

The great chefs are crazy about argan oil, just like the western societies of the country. The “golden triangle” of argan oil goes from the north of Essaouira to the south of Tiznit, to the region […]

Money and budget Morocco

Money and budget Morocco

Money and budget Morocco Money, banks, exchange Currency The Moroccan currency is the dirham (Dh). In mid-2019, € 1 was worth a little less than Dh 11, this rate having been fairly stable for years. This currency is not convertible and you are supposed […]

Morocco: three days in Fez

Morocco: three days in Fez

The oldest of the Moroccan imperial cities, Fez, less than a 3-hour flight from France, is an excellent city break destination in Morocco. Despite its 12 centuries […]

The best hotels and accommodations Marrakech

The best hotels and accommodations Marrakech

The best hotels and accommodations Marrakech Hostels - Equity Point Hostel: A comfortable Andalusian hostel with swimming pool and deckchairs. More than 140 beds in pleasant and nickel dormitories, equipped with good mattresses, air conditioning and individual […]

Hiking in Morocco

Hiking in Morocco

With an average flight of 3 hours from France, Morocco offers a change of scenery that will saturate your graphics card. Blue everywhere, everywhere beautiful, with […]

Culture Morocco

Culture Morocco

Culture Morocco Habitat Kasbahs In the south, you will find these superb fortified adobe buildings in the middle of the palm groves. Once the residence of the lord, the kasbah played a fundamental role for centuries. It served both as a shelter for the […]

Health and safety Morocco

Health and safety Morocco

Health and safety Morocco Health Vaccinations No vaccination is required for travelers from Europe. Certain vaccines are nevertheless useful for the individual protection of the traveler. - Be up to date for its "universal" vaccinations, recommended in Europe […]

Marrakech, in the footsteps of Yves Saint-Laurent

Marrakech, in the footsteps of Yves Saint-Laurent

“This city taught me color, and I embraced its light, its cheeky blends and its fiery inventions. " (Yves Saint Laurent) Saint-Laurent's love story for Marrakech […]

Recommended itineraries Morocco

Recommended itineraries Morocco

Recommended itineraries Morocco A week in Morocco: the imperial cities FèInania, Nejjarine, the Attarine madrasah); climb to the north borj for a strategic view of the city (3 days). If you have the time, Sefrou day to discover its nice little tourist […]

Climate and weather Morocco

Climate and weather Morocco

Climate and weather Morocco Morocco's climate varies greatly from region to region. Le Atlantic coast (where Essaouira is located) enjoys a pleasant and temperate situation, the winters are mild, the summers hot and beautiful except the month of August, […]

Recommended itineraries Marrakech

Recommended itineraries Marrakech

Recommended itineraries Marrakech A long weekend in Marrakech Just time for an immersion in the Marrakech atmosphere with the absolute essentials that are: the Jemaa-el-Fna square, which the day before diving into this open-air theater and dining at one […]

Entry formalities and useful contacts Morocco

Entry formalities and useful contacts Morocco

Entry formalities and useful contacts Morocco Entry formalities - The passport valid for the duration of the stay is required for French nationals (However, ask your airline for confirmation, as some refuse a document that expires less than 3 months […]

Transport and travel Morocco

Transport and travel Morocco

Transport and travel Morocco bus They crisscross the country and bring you to the most remote corners at reasonable rates. Always ask for a receipt or a ticket, the buses are checked. 3 large companies over 10 kg). Plan ahead, because you will not be alone. […]

Life in roses

Life in roses

In the Dades Valley, Morocco, the beginning of spring corresponds to the rose harvest. Once it is over, the village ofEl-Kelaa M'Gouna goes into celebration to […]

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Morocco

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Morocco

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Morocco Camp Sites In Arabic, camping is called moukhayyem. If some are correctly améc. and a hard or rocky earth to pitch his tent, and without shade. Wild camping is prohibited by law. Many guest houses, inns and […]

History Marrakech

History Marrakech

History Marrakech Marrakech is first of all, with Fès, its rival founded two and a half centuries earlier, the historic heart from Morocco. Marrakech was also the name given to the whole country, before its Spanish deformation was preferred (Marruecos, […]

Marrakech identity card

Marrakech identity card

Marrakech identity card - Population: more than 900 inhabitants Mayor: Mohamed Larbi Belcaid (since September 2015). - Change : the dirham.- Site listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site: the medina of Marrakech (since 1985). The districts of Marrakech The […]

What to do Marrakech

What to do Marrakech

What to do Marrakech hammams From the traditional (non-mixed) simple and inexpensive, which mainly attracts a Moroccan clientele to the chic hammam for tourists, with an often sumptuous setting, but which makes you sweat in the wallet, there is a full range […]

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Marrakech

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Marrakech

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Marrakech Marrakech offers a wide choice of accommodation, for all budgets: hotels and riads for rent by room or in full. Without forgetting the rental of apartments. Booking email, a quick phone call to let you know […]

Where to eat, where to go out Marrakech

Where to eat, where to go out Marrakech

Where to eat, where to go out Marrakech The stands in Jemaa-el-Fna square In the evening, the square becomes a large outdoor restaurant where dozens of covered taverns flanked by wooden benches hail onlookers for soups, salads, couscous, tagines, grilled […]

What to eat, food and drinks Morocco

What to eat, food and drinks Morocco

What to eat, food and drinks Morocco Kitchen Cooking is a woman's business here, and the recipes are passed down from mother to daughter. The men take care of the tea and do not have access to the stoves. Moroccan cooking recipes require a long preparation. […]

Geography and landscapes Morocco

Geography and landscapes Morocco

Geography and landscapes Morocco Morocco, a mountainous country, is surrounded by 3 mers : the Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean and the great sand sea of ​​the Sahara. It draws the geological continuity of Europe through the Rif, before getting lost, […]

Essaouira Festival: Gnaoua and world music

Essaouira Festival: Gnaoua and world music

The Essaouira festival has passed the ten-year mark of existence and 500 spectators last year. A well-deserved success for this event which made us discover the […]

Themed itineraries Morocco

Themed itineraries Morocco

Themed itineraries Morocco Culture Meet at Unis and at the Kasbah Museum in Tangier The Archaeological Museum of Tetouan The Oudaïa kasbah The Chellah necropolis (in a completely different register) The museum) in Rabat The Hassan II mosque in Casablanca The […]

Traditions and customs Morocco

Traditions and customs Morocco

Traditions and customs Morocco hammam In Morocco, where there were hardly any bathrooms in the houses until recently, the hammam held (and still holds) an important place. In terms of hygiene, but also of the social relationship. By creating the thermal […]

Practical information Marrakech

Practical information Marrakech

Practical information Marrakech Tourist offices - Moroccan National Tourist Office - DéV and rue de Yougoslavie. Té24-43-61-31 or 79. Open Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 16:30 pm (9 am to 15 pm during Ramadan).Little info and virtually no doc. No need […]

The Festival of Sacred Music of the World in Fez

The Festival of Sacred Music of the World in Fez

The doors of the Moroccan city of Fez open wide: the Festival of Sacred Music of the World begins Friday May 31, to the sound of the voices of a children's choir. […]

Marrakech, the pearl of the South

Marrakech, the pearl of the South

Affordable. Marrakech will amaze you with every visit: both familiar and elusive, chaotic and indomitable, the red city has everything to bewitch the visitor. […]

Identity card Morocco

Identity card Morocco

Identity card Morocco - Population: approximately 34 million inhabitants (2014 census). - Area: 710 850 km² Capital city : Rabat (574 inhabitants).- Density Languages: classical Arabic and Amazigh (or Berber Ré Head of É Change : the dirham.- Dice index […]

Transport and travel Marrakech

Transport and travel Marrakech

Transport and travel Marrakech Walking L & rsquoel-Fna and the souks where, anyway, there is hardly any means of transport other than walking (of course, Moroccans also travel there by mob ...). A tip: if you get lost (and you will get lost!) Or if you […]

What to do, activities Morocco

What to do, activities Morocco

What to do, activities Morocco Football It remains the king sport, with children and adolescents playing it everywhere, from stadiums to the most remote villages where 3 squared tree trunks can serve as a goal cage. Morocco has one of the most successful […]

Morocco, museum side

Morocco, museum side

Morocco is not just a succession of beaches or squares, souks and deserts. It is also a beautiful set of museums, which retrace the history of the kingdom from its […]

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