At the time of the 2014 population census, Morocco was divided into 1538 communes, 256 of which were classified as urban and also called municipalities.
Morocco – 10 Largest Cities
|1||Casablanca , Casablanca -Settat||3,144,909|
|2||Rabat , Rabat – Salé -Kénitra||1,655,753|
|3||Fes , Fès-Meknès||964,891|
|4||Salé , Rabat – Salé -Kénitra||903,485|
The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in Morocco Asilah. A gorgeous seaside town on the northern coast of the country, Asilah has a rich and varied history. Chefchaouen . Fes . Ifrane . Marrakech . Meknes . Merzouga. Ouarzazate .
Poorest Regions in Morocco , Getting rich The poorest regions in 2004 experienced the largest decline in poverty , namely the Marrakech-Safi regions, from 34 percent to 11.3 percent, Tangier-Tétouan-Al Hoceima, from 30.3 percent to 9.5 percent and Béni Mellal-Khénifra, from 31 percent to 13.4 percent.
Casablanca, Tangier , Marrakech among top 20 richest in Africa . In addition to Casablanca, Tangier and Marrakech ranked in 18th and 19th place among the top 20 richest cities in Africa , according to the report. The two Moroccan cities each have a total wealth of $11 billion.
7 Spectacular Things Morocco is Known For The Sahara Desert. When most people choose to travel to Morocco , it’s to see the famed Sahara Desert. Hassan II Mosque. Mint Tea and Pastries. Majorelle Garden. The Architecture. Todgha Gorge. Tagine.
The oldest city in Morocco – Medina of Fez Africa . Morocco. Fes -Meknes. Fes . Fes – Things to Do. Medina of Fez .
A woman traveling to Morocco should wear long skirts and dresses, jeans or pants that cover the knees, draping tunics, polo shirts, and camisoles that can be worn under sweaters and cardigans. It’s not necessary for non-Muslim women to wear a hijab , or a veil that conceals a woman’s hair.
The best time to visit Morocco is during spring (mid- March to May ) or fall ( September to October ). The weather is warm but pleasant, unlike the cold temperatures and snow of winter, or the scorching heat of summer.
But the key differences between Marrakech and Fes can be distilled this way: where Fes is traditional, Marrakech is more cosmopolitan. Where Marrakech is loud, warm, and friendly, Fes is more shy, reserved, and less accustomed to tourists.
15 Best Cities to Visit in Morocco Asilah. Larache. Tinghir. El Jadida. Chefchaouen. Tetouan. Casablanca . Tangier.
The king has declared that he will have only one wife , and he and his bride were married in an unprecedented public wedding.
Life in Morocco . The Moroccan population is a mix of Arab and Berber ethnicity. Islam has a major influence on everyday life, especially during Ramadan. The country is known for its hot climate, but the Atlas mountains, located inland, experience snowfalls every year and are a “must-see”.