We are definitely in Africa, be it a tremendous blend of Arabian/European cultures. Morocco is one of the most diverse countries in Africa, with high mountains, sweeping desert, rugged coastline, and the winding alleyways. The colors, the food, the history, nature and the architecture are just mesmerising. There is so much to experience, whether on an adventure or luxurious all-inclusive Morocco holiday. Rabat is the capital of Morocco, home to 1.2 million people. It was awarded 2nd spot in the Top Travel Destinations of 2013 by CNN. Here are 20 Photos of Morocco we just can’t stop Looking at.
1. Jamaa el-Fnaa
Crowdy market place…thousands of people…centuries of history.
2. Bahia Palace
Ornate 19th cencury palace complex.
3. Majorelle Garden
Garden with exotic plants and fountains.
4. Hassan Il Mosque
The magnificent marble floor of the Hassan Il Mosque.
5. Legzira Arches
Rocky Atlantic beach home to two stunning stone arches.
6. Chefchaouen Street
Famous saturated street in Chefchaouen.
7. Road up the Rocky Atlas Mountain
Very windy road up the rocky Atlas mountains from the Dades Valley.
8. Camel Ride, Eastern Sahara
A caravan riding in the dunes of Egg Chebbi, Merzouga.
9. Tbourida (Fantasia) riders
Fantasia is a traditional exhibition of horsemanship in the Maghreb performed during cultural festivals and to close Maghrebi wedding celebrations.
10. Chouaras tanneries
See the Moroccans turning hide into leather of different types.
11. Atlas Mountains
The Atlas Mountains are a mountain range in the Maghreb. It stretches around 2,500 km.
12. Morocco spices
They love making various cones out of spices.
13. Aït Benhaddou
The fortified palace which is also a world heritage site.
14. Essaouira – Magador port
The blue of the beautiful fishing boats.
15. Beautiful Hotels in Marrakech
This one is Hotel Mogador Agdal.
16. Tagine cooked food
Tagine is the conical earthen pot for slow cooking.
17. Todra Gorge
Todgha Gorge is a canyon in the eastern part of the High Atlas Mountains.
18. Water sellers of Morocco
Yes, you read it right. They sell water.
19. Belly Dance
Many night clubs and tea houses in Morocco offer belly dance.
20. Ouzoud Waterfalls
110 meters high cascading waterfalls at Grand Atlas village of Tanaghmeilt.