Casablanca is a large dynamic urban area, modern and active. It remains a unique destination in Morocco with a modern lifestyle and connected to the Western … Shopping lovers will find what they are looking for. The lively nightlife of the city with its many restaurants, trendy addresses and clubs remains one of the highlights of Casablanca.
Hassan II Mosque
The Hassan II Mosque, erected building at the feet of the water, impresses by its dimensions: the minaret reaches 200 meters high! Recently built, the Hassan II Mosque offers beautiful Moroccan traditional and frescoes decorations, sculpted cedar wood, zelliges etc.
Houbbous District is one of the most picturesque places in the Moroccan city of Casablanca. This is a new Medina, a very successful modern adaptation of the traditional functions of the old Medina. Located in the southern part of the city, behind the Royal Palace, its houses, mosques, Moorish baths, isolated or grouped into Kissaria shops, foundouq and markets.
Sqala might looks like a coffee shop, but Moorish café restaurant, in opposite to his confreres has a real history and has retained the imprint of a glorious past. We certainly come to the Sqala, for lunch, dinner or simply to take a cup of tea with mint, but mostly it comes to its history, to put a face on this place so popular and loved by Casablanca.
The central market in Casablanca, sight and smell make the celebration! This is one of the must visit places if you go through the city. Located near the Medina, the temple of the simple pleasures gathered all the inhabitants of Casablanca for a festival of colors and fragrances.
The historic heart of the city and the origins of the city are hidden in the old medina of Casablanca. In this set of 16th century, numerous alleys entangled into each other, there are shops of all kinds. To see: the walls of the medina dating back to the 16th century, the bastion of Sqala where the ancient canons of the city are stored or the square of Sidi Bou Smara to relax.
Port of Casablanca
The port of Casablanca was designed in 1907 and since then he has not stopped growing. Now considered the economic heart of the city, it covers over 180 hectares and includes several basins, shipyards, maritime station, embarkation stations cases ferries and passenger ships, also a yacht building. For visitors, only the tourism basin is accessible.