Koutoubia Mosque

Koutoubia Mosque is a special symbol of Marrakech and the highest mosque in the city. Its pretty minaret was completed in the 12 century during the reign of Khalifa Moulay Yacoub al-Mansur. The mosque is actually older than the tower, but had to be reconstructed because he was not facing the holy city of Mecca. […]

Trip: Ziz Gorges, Erfoud, Todra Gorge, Ouarzazate

A day trip through the Ziz Gorges to Erfoud, you will leave all the city activities behind and head for the High Atlas Mountains and soon reaching the great cedar forests of Azrou. First, let’s start off at the Ziz Gorges, series of canyons in Morocco characterized by two artificial gates at the southern and […]