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The Tayrona National Park is among the most visited national parks in Colombia. A beautiful place for checking out natural scenes and archaeological remains, the Tayrona National Park is located in the department of Magdalena. Dotted with mangrove swamps, cloud forests, algae praries and beautiful beaches, the Tayrona National Park is great to visit.

The Hot Spring City of Salto, Uruguay

One of the prime attractions for visitors to Uruguay, Salto is a beautiful city with access to several hot springs. Located on the eastern coast of the Rio Uruguay, Salto offers a number of attractions and excellent facilities for the comfort of visitors to the area.

The largest city of Eucador, Guayaquil is located on the banks of the Guayas River. Guayaquil is also one of the main ports of the country. The city is also known to be the economic and commercial centre of Eucador.

The economic heart of India, Mumbai is also one of the major metropolitan cities of India. Whether it is historic attractions, shopping or modern places to visit, you will find Mumbai an exciting place to visit. Here is a two-day itinerary for visiting the city.

Explore the Oldest and Industrial City of Leon Nicaragua

One of the oldest cities of Nicaragua, Leon is located along the Chiquito River about 18Km from the Pacific Coast. The city is known for its university and as an important industrial centre. Leon is also known to have the most number of churches and cathedrals per capita as compared to any other city in Nicaragua.

Relax with Nature at the Cascading Iguazu Falls, Argentina

The waterfall on the Iguazu River is known as the Iguazu Falls. The waterfall indicates the border between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay. If you are visiting any of the three countries, the Iguazu Falls is a must visit. The Iguazu Falls are two times wider and also taller than the Niagara Falls and has around 275 cascades that are distributed in the shape of a horseshoe.

Explore the Colonial UNESCO World Heritage City of Guanajuato Mexico

Located in Central Mexico is the colonial-era city of Guanajuato. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Guanajuato is a stunning mountain town that once was a silver mining town and even today there are some active mines. The most unique feature of the city is that it has several underground tunnels that function as roads.

 The Scenic View from the top of La Piedra Del Penol, Colombia

The La Piedra Del Penol is the National Monument of Colombia. Located in the town of Guatapeabout 70 kilometres from Medellin is the Guatepe Lake. The La Piedra Del Penol juts right on the banks from the Guatape Lake. It is a monolith about 220 meters in height. The stone is composed of quartz, feldspar and mica.

Relax & Enjot the Beauty of Nature in the Spanish Colonial Town of Rivas, Nicaragua

Located along the south Pacific Coast of Nicaragua is the city of Rivas. A well-preserved Spanish colonial town, Rivas is a peaceful place where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. Rivas is located close to the village of San Juan del Sur along the coast of the Pacific Ocean and is one of the best destinations for surfing.

Explore the Bustling Colonial town of Chacapoyas Peru

Popularly known as Chachas, the city of Chacapoyas is located in northern Peru in the Amazonas region. The city is located in the mountainous areas of Peru and is quite isolated as compared to the other cities of the country. The city was founded in the 16th century and is the capital of the department of Amazonas. Chacapoyas is a wonderful colonial town with a busy market area. Visitors make Chacapoyas as their base for exploring the surrounding ruins of the civilization of the Chachapoyas.

  • Morocco Overview

    The birth country of Ibn Battuta, Morocco is a mesmerizing place to visit located in North Africa. The Islamic expansion in the country began in the seventh century and since then Morocco has seen a lot of changes at the political end. Predominantly a Muslim country, Morocco is a beautiful…
  • Tangier Morocco

    The hometown of Ibn Battuta, Tangier is located in northern Morocco at the western entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar where the Mediterranean and the Atlantic Ocean meet. The acclaimed traveler was born to a Berber Muslim family in 1304 and set out on his journey from Tangier in 1325.…
  • The Ancient Walled City - Fez, Morocco

    Famously known as the ancient walled city, Fez is often compared to Jerusalem. The medieval capital of Morocco, Fez is where Ibn Battuta returned to in 1349 after Hajj. He then left Fez again to visit the lands of Niger across the Sahara Desert. The city was founded in 790…
  • The Ruins of a Charming City - Sijilmasa, Morocco

    Ibn Battuta set out in the autumn of 1351, leaving Fez and traveling across the High Atlas Mountains, to arrive at Sijilmasa. The city was located in present day southeastern Morocco, the ruins of which can be found along the river Ziz in the Tafilalt oasis. The city served as…
  • Couscous, Souks & the Hillside - Visit Taza, Morocco

    A seemingly sleepy city, Taza is an interesting stopover. After departing from Sardinia, Ibn Battuta traveled across Tenes, Tlemcen before reaching Taza in Morocco. This lovely hillside city is located in the northern part of Morocco and is about 120Km from Fez.

  • Travel to Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes

    Adventure Time at the Sahara Dessert with Sand Adventure at Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes, Morocco Located close to the Algerian border towards the south east of Morocco are the Erg Chebbi Sand Dunes. The unusual natural formation and the plateau with black stones appeal visitors. The dunes can easily be visited…
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Morocco Info

ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Rabat

COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Casablanca

GEOGRAPHY

A mountainous North African country sharing boarders with Algeria, Mauritania and Spain Morocco owns a land area of 446,550km² and a coastline closer to 1835 km's.

DEMOGRAPHY

A population of close to 32.5 Million. Muslims account for about 99% of the population.

CLIMATE

At morocco Temperature ranges based on the season, Summer average will be around 38°C (100.4°F) While winter average temperature will come down to 21°C (69.8°F). In mountainous areas like Atlas range tend to have minus values throughout most of the year. Northern Morocco experience Rain and a wet season during winter while certain areas at south will be cold and dry.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Arabic and Amazigh are the two official languages. French ,Spanish and Engllish are considerd the main foreign languages.

LOCAL TIME

GMT +0:00

BUSINESS HOURS

Government: 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM
General: 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM

HOLIDAYS
New year's Day : January 1st
Proclamation of Independence : January 11th
Labour Day : May 1st
Enthronement : July 30th
Qued Ed-Dahab Day : Augest 14th
Revolution of the king and the people : Augest 20th
Green March : November 6th
Independence Day : November 18th

Based on the lunar calandar:
Muharram 1st
Birth of the Prophet  Muhammad
Id-ul-Fitr
Id-ul-Adha

CURRENCY

Moroccan Dirham

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Police: 117
Medical/Fire: 15

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