AFRICA PHOTOS

MOROCCO


 

Morocco or officially Kingdom of Morocco. This country is located in North Africa. It has two coastline; Mediterranean and Atlantic and in the interior a rugged mountain landscape. The name Morocco in the Arabic is al-Mamlakah al-Maġribiyah which can be translated as Western Kingdom. It populations is over 35 millions. The capital city of Morocco is Rabat and the largest is Casablanca. Morocco is famous for its rich culture of Arabic, Berber and even African and European style. Morocco is a constitutional monarchy with elected parliament. The main religion is Islam. The official language is Arabic and Tamazight and native languages are Arabic dialects and Berber dialects. In the north climate is Mediterranean and in the interior of country it becomes extreme with snowy winters because influence of mountain Atlas. Also Morocco has a rich biodiversity. The most famous animal in Morocco is Barbary lion which is extinction. As regards foreign relations Morocco is only African state which is not is African Union. Morocco’s economy is liberal economy. This country has to be visited and can offer you a lot, from music, culture, architecture to food and nature.


GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION:

Capital town:

Rabat

Largest city:

Casablanca

Official languages:

Arabic;  Berber

Area:

446,550 km2

Population: 

32,644,370 (2012)


Morocco flag
 


TUNISIA  and  SAHARA PICTURES

RABAT

Morocco's capital, Rabat, is a delightful surprise, its old quarter full of charm. Lying between the Atlantic coast and the estuary of the Bou Regreg River, it feels pleasantly provincial and  ...

TANGIER

Tanger a city in Morocco, who lies on the north coast side at the west side of entrance of Gibraltar. Regarding culture Tangier is multicultural place with Christian ...

TETOUAN

Tetouan a city in north side of Morocco. Tetouan is port city of Morocco on Mediterian sea side. Main religion in Tetouan is Islam but there is small ...

GROTTES D HERCULES

Grottes d Hercules or caves of Hercules is beach in Tanger in Morocco. Beatiful and peacful pleace with cold but clean sea. During the holidays place is full with tourist and local people. About cave  ...

M'DIQ

M´diq a town in Morocco on Mediterranean side. M´diq is also known as Mediek or Rincon. M´diq harobur has two parts, one for tourisam and one for fishing. It is soo improved harbour ...