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Culture & traditions of Morocco

Centuries of culture and tradition

Exploration of Moroccan culture and traditions

Looking for an experience rich in culture and tradition? Welcome to Morocco! A trip to the heart of Morocco to discover its history, traditions and culture.

Morocco is a country rich in culture and traditions that you can discover during your trip. More than 2,000 years of history have left their mark on Morocco. Moroccan culture and traditions are the result of a blend of Berber, Arab, African and European influences.

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Moroccan cities and architecture

You only have to go to the heart of the cities to understand the richness and diversity of the influences that have created this way of life. Each medina is a museum in itself, and you really have to get lost in the maze of alleyways of Fez to understand that a trip to Morocco can also be a time machine. And what about the kasbahs, those fragile earthen structures or ramparts that surround most ancient cities? Museums, palaces, kasbahs, Roman cities, bustling souks, teeming medinas… few countries can offer such diversity! Take advantage of your trip to Morocco to lose yourself in the narrow streets and admire the various monuments and local architecture.

Music in Morocco

Music is an important part of Moroccan culture and tradition. Morocco is a country of festivals par excellence: they’re all there, from north to south, and all year round! The Fez Festival of World Sacred Music, the Essaouira Festival and the Marrakech International Film Festival are all internationally renowned.

Moroccan cuisine

We can’t talk about Moroccan culture and traditions without mentioning its cuisine! Delicious Moroccan cuisine is world-renowned for its unique flavors and spices. Take a stroll through the narrow streets and taste all the dishes you can imagine. Not forgetting, of course, the emblematic couscous, tajines and pastillas that are a staple of Moroccan cuisine.

Traditional Moroccan crafts

Morocco is also famous for its traditional crafts, handed down from generation to generation. You can discover these crafts in Morocco’s souks, so don’t hesitate to bring back some souvenirs! Traditional crafts include pottery, leatherwork, embroidery and rug-making.

Moroccan culture and traditions are a fascinating blend of diverse influences reflected throughout the country. Take advantage of your trip to Morocco to learn more about Moroccan culture and traditions.

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