Five reasons why you can visit Morocco at any time of the year

16th November, 2016
Although itís within the same distance as many European countries, Morocco is different and exotic, with its unique appeal making it a destination worth visiting at any time of the year. On a holiday to Morocco, youíll discover a completely different world of sights, sounds, smells, tastes, history and culture and be amazed by the sheer variety of experiences the country has to offer. Hereís five great reasons why a stay at our villas in Morocco is always a good idea!

A variety of landscapes

When it comes to natural scenery, Morocco really does have it all. With endless deserts, lush green valleys, dramatic mountains and stunning coastlines all to be found here, itís perfect for hiking, photography, and simply seeing some amazing sights. From traditional Berber villages to bustling souks and mountaintop panoramas, thereís a real variety of places to experience on a visit to Morocco. After a week here, you wonít believe that all of the places youíve seen were located just in one country.

A world-famous cuisine

Moroccoís food has become well-loved around the world, and itís easy to understand why. From fruity couscous to oven-baked tagines, the variety of dishes on offer here really are tantalising. In the bigger cities, youíll be tempted by the amazing smells coming from around every corner, thanks to the street food stalls which continue to act as the heart and soul of city life. In the souks, youíll also find some amazing spice stalls, overflowing with colourful and aromatic spices of every kind.

Excellent beaches

Though Morocco is most famous for its elegant mosques, lively cities and snow-topped Atlas Mountains, its beaches deserve far more recognition. The beaches run alongside both the Mediterranean and the Atlantic, taking in a variety of terrains from gorgeous blue-green sandy bays to rugged and rocky cliffs. Whether youíre looking to soak up the sunshine, try out some watersports or just take some amazing photos, youíre sure to be satisfied with the beaches of Morocco.

Mesmerising cities

Each city in Morocco is different, and each offer something which is bound to leave you wanting more. Essaouira, for instance, has a laid-back coastal vibe, while in Marrakech you can shop and mingle with the locals to your heartís content. Whether you are seeking historic attractions, amazing architecture, great shopping, stunning natural scenery or world-renowned eateries, thereís a Moroccan city for you.

Amazing hospitality

The minute you arrive in Morocco, youíll feel welcome. Morocco is well known for the warm hospitality offered by its people, where youíre in a small Berber village or a huge city. Itís a key part of the way of life in Morocco, so donít be surprised if youíre invited into a localís home for a glass of mint tea. While the sights, sounds, flavours and culture will all feature in your lasting memories of Morocco, youíll also hopefully hold the people close to your heart.

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