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Relax and Connect with Nature at Vinales Valley Cuba

The lush green Vinales Valley in Cuba is the jewel of Pinar del Rio. Surrounded by mountains and featuring beautiful landscapes, the Vinales Valley is among the prime natural attractions of Cuba. The Vinales Valley is also home to the ParqueNacionalVinales, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Vinales Valley is easily accessible from Havana by bus and can be reached in about three hours.

 A historical city with beautiful structures at Trinidad Cuba

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the town of Trinidad houses the historic heritage of Cuba. The town is full of historic villas and beautiful white buildings. Walk around the wonderful cobbled stone streets and get a peek into the history of the country. There are numerous guided walking tours available in the town.

Enjoy Nature in Keilajuga Waterfall, Estonia

The Keila Waterfall or the KeilaJuga waterfall as addressed locally is a beautiful waterfall on the Keila River located in Northern Estonia. The waterfall is about 60-70 meters wide and falls from a height of 6 meters. The KeilaJuga Waterfall can easily be reached from Tallinn. It is about 25Km south-west from Talinn.

Explore the Captivating Capital City with history spanning 800 years of Talinn, Estonia

Considered as one of the most captivating cities of Europe, Tallinn is the capital of Estonia. Featuring a history of over 800 years, the city is dotted with historical sections across its length and breadth. Without doubt, the Old Town of the city is a primary attraction of Tallinn. Located on the southern coast of the Gulf of Finland, Tallinn offers everything that will impress the visitors.

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South Africa’s 1st Halaal Tourism Conference to be held on the 29 May 2013

The Durban Chamber of Commerce & Industry, in partnership with Durban Tourism, will be hosting South Africa’s 1st Halaal Tourism Conference at the Elangeni Hotel, Durban on 29 May 2013.

Counted among the oldest amusement parks in the world, the Tivoli Gardens was established in the year 1843. It is the most popular amusement park in Scandinavia. For people of all ages, the Tivoli Gardens is an amazing place to enjoy. Whether it is rides, entertainment options or beautiful gardens, you can find everything in the Tivoli Gardens. The garden is also home to the oldest wooden roller coaster and surprisingly is still open for rides.

The Etar Village Open Air Museum features Bulgarian Lifestyle of the 18th & 19th Century

Located about 8Km from Gabrovo is the open-air ethnographic museum, the Etar Village Open Air Museum. This old Bulgarian village Etar is a village-museum that takes visitors into the lifestyle of Bulgaria in the 18th and 19th centuries. The museum is one of its kinds in Bulgaria and was founded in September 1964.

The city of Helsinki has a unique character that compliments its wonderful location. It is the capital of Finland and features a true Scandinavian character but also has a great influence from Russia. The city is cosmopolitan and offers everything from museums and theatres to excellent shopping and outdoor fun. All the attractions of the city are within easy reach from the city centre.

Seurasaari Open Air Museum is the depiction of Finish Lifestly, Culture and History

Located on a picturesque island just a few kilometres from the city centre of Helsinki is the Seurasaari Open Air Museum. The museum is a depiction of the customary Finnish lifestyle, which is displayed throughout the museum. Established in the year 1909, the Seurasaari Open Air Museum is at its best during the summers when you can see the craftsmen showcasing their art.

Bolivar Square is the main square and attraction in Bagota City, Columbia

Placed in the heart of Historical Bogota is the Bolivar Square or the Plaza de Bolivar. Considered as the main square of the city, it is the hub of sightseeing in Bogota. The square features its own charm especially during the Christmas season. The Bolivar Square is home to the statue of Simon Bolivar, which was sculpted in 1846 and was the first public monument in the city.

  • 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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