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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.

Hong Kong is an exciting city that offers visitors with a plethora of attractions. Set amidst beautiful natural surroundings, Hong Kong is also known as the Oriental Pearl. The city is also one of the leading banking and financial centres.

Travel to the Holiday spot with beaches and water activities in Hammamet Tunisia

Hammamet is a popular destination in Tunisia. Known for its wonderful beaches, Hammamet is located towards the south east of Cap Bon. A resort town, Hammamet features beautiful gardens and is located at a convenient spot. The area was established about 5 centuries ago and it also has an old town, which has a huge Mosque (masjid) and fortress walls.

Travel to the Roman Ruins of Leptis Magna in Al Khums, Libya

Rated among the top travel destinations in Libya, the Ruins of Leptis Magna are definitely worth visiting. Leptis Magna is also one of the most important Roman sites outside Rome. A visit to Leptis Magna will reveal to tourist a complete picture of how a Roman city looked like. The ruins are located about 2-3Km from Khoms along the coast at the confluence of the Wadi Lebda and the sea.

Relax on a holiday with the sandy beaches in Djerba Island, Tunisia

Featuring beautiful sandy beaches and a calm landscape and ambiance, the Djerba Island is located south of Tunisia. The island has a unique architectural theme and has managed to preserve its tradition. The island is located on the Gulf of Gabes and is a great place to spend some memorable time in.

Travel back in time with the Ancient Carthage Ruins in Tunis, Tunisia

About 15Km from Tunis are the ruins of Carthage. The city was once the base of the powerful trading kingdom, the Carthaginian Empire that ranged in the southern Mediterranean area. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the area finds a strategic and beautiful location on an arrowhead peninsula.

Explore the Ancient & Archaeological Pyramids of Sudan in Africa

About the Pyramids

In the north-eastern part of Sudan close to the banks of the Nile are ancient pyramids. Almost two hundred in number, these pyramids are locally known as Nubia. All these are concentrated in a small area which was the ancient burial site of the Merotic Kingdom. They were built almost 800 years after the last pyramid in Egypt was completed.

Explore the hidden beauty of Africa, The Republic of Chad

The Republic of Chad is located in Central Africa and is surrounded by Libya, Sudan, Central African Republic, Nigeria and Cameroon. Ranging from desert areas to fertile lands, Chad is geographically varied. Though the country is quite beautiful but many of the interior areas are still undiscovered by travellers.

Felafel is a common starters found throughout the middle east. It’s country of origin is supposedly Egypt where the idea of making these Felafel balls came for trying to substitute meat. Felafel is usually served with Pita bread with some salads, pickles and tahini based sauces or it could be had just as it is. Check out our super easy recipe below.

  • 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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