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Click in the picture to launch the Trailer!Morocco, officially Kingdom of Morocco (Royaume du Maroc, El Reino de Marruecos, Das Königreich Marokko), kingdom (2011 est. pop.   36,500,000), 171,834 sq mi (900,050 sq km), NW Africa, bordered by the Mediterranean Sea (N), the Atlantic Ocean (W), Mauritania , and Algeria (E). Principal cities include Rabat (the capital), Casablanca, Marrakech, Agadir, Tanger and Fes. The Atlas Mts., rising to 13,671 ft (4,167 m) in Jebel Toubkal in the southwest, dominate most of the country.

In the south of Morocco lie the sandy wastes of the Sahara desert, the north is a fertile coastal plain, home of most of the population. Agriculture and mining are economic mainstays. Morocco is a leading producer and exporter of phosphates, other important minerals include iron ore, copper, lead, zinc, cobalt, manganese, and coal. Food processing and the manufacture of leather goods and textiles are also important. Half the labor force is employed in agriculture.
Tourism and fishing also contribute to the economy of Morocco. Most Moroccans are of mixed Arab-Berber descent and are Muslim; Islam is the state religion. There are small Christian and Jewish minorities in Morocco. Arabic is the official language, Berber dialects, French (a main language of commerce), and Spanish are also spoken in Morocco.
 

Camel Trekking in Morocco

camel trekking morocco
Camel Trekking is the best way to meet the desert sunsets in Morocco. M'hamid el Ghizlane, Erg Chebbi, the great plains of dayas and Lahmada Draa, places with a unique charm, far away from other moroccan crowded cities.

Moroccan Beaches & Resorts


surfing morocco
The Mediterranean Sea or the Atlantic Ocean, Morocco has several thousands kilometers of sandy and rocky coasts. there still hundreds where nature still intact. Allowing you to taste the joys of swimming and relaxing.Recently (2009) , mazagan beach resort, one of the best resorts in africa was launched with a fabulous openenig.!

Snow Skiing in Morocco

skii morocco ifrane
From November until April, you have the opportunity to ski in Morocco in the Rif Mountains and the Middle Atlas. The ski Stations of Oukaïmeden and Ifrane are the perfect areas for snow sports. video!