Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco and also the main port. Chances are when you arrive in Morocco you will arrive in the Imperial city of Casablanca where you can then take inter connecting flights to other areas.
If you can spend some time in Casablanca during your Moroccan vacation, you will not be disappointed. This city is filled with high end boutique shops and beautiful architecture whether you want to enjoy some retail therapy at the selection of shopping opportunities or you want to soak up some of the history and culture of the area.
For those looking for a top shopping experience you should head to the Medina. The Medina is the Old Town which is small, but impressive with it’s winding passages and covered alleys. In the Medina you will find the souks, traditional markets offering a selection of items from leather goods to pottery and jewelery to traditional clothing.
If you are looking to soak up some culture head to the Hassan II Mosque. This is the largest mosque in the world and is absolutely magnificent. While non-Muslims cannot enter the mosque you can still get a sense of the space from the outside. The mosque is filled with breathtaking mosaics, marble pillars and carved ceilings.
An Abundance of Sea Air
After shopping or seeing the sights you might want to enjoy some fresh sea air, you can head to Corniche. This is a board walk along the waters edge where you will find a host of clubs and restaurants. Ideal for a leisurely walk and a chance to soak up the views and beauty of Casablanca.
If you’re worried about getting around Casablanca, there is no need. There is an abundance of taxi’s available that will take you to all the sights and attraction you want to explore while in the area.