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Asilah
Morocco

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Language: Arabic
Currency: Moroccan dirham (MAD)

Information about Asilah

Located on the northern coast of Morocco, is Asilah. An Atlantic Coast destination near Tangier and Tetouan. The city is surrounded by Portuguese defensive walls that were said to have been built in the 15th century. Farmlands are also plentiful. Famous for its serene beaches, Mediterranean style buildings and Spanish restaurants, Asilah offers beauty, peace and relaxation to travelers.

Two main gates lead to the city center. It’s a clean city and an interesting place to walk around. You can see wall paintings left by visiting artists. Asilah is said to attract creative people and it has a reputation for being an artist’s hangout. The houses are whitewashed with blue accents and some houses are decorated with paintings or murals.

 

You can take a horse drawn carriage to Paradise Beach and soak up some sun. In addition to a wide and long beach, there are also caves that you can explore and many cafes. The Ramparts were built by the Portuguese over 500 years ago and you can see them in Asilah. Taking a stroll at sunset can give you great views and wonderful photo opportunities. The restaurants specialize in Spanish dishes such as couscous, tortilla and paella. 

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