Morocco Travel FAQ’S
With an extension of 446,550 km2 Morocco has approximately 36 million inhabitants. The country’s largest city is Casablanca, with just under 6.5 million inhabitants. The capital is Rabat which, like Casablanca, is also located on the Atlantic coast. Marrakech, in the interior, is without a doubt one of the most important cities. Located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, it is one of Morocco’s four imperial cities; it has the largest traditional market in the country and one of the busiest squares in Africa and the world.
- Use your bank card from home. Be advised that while this is an easy way to get fast cash, there is a withdrawal limit of 2,000 dhs ($200 USD) and a $5 international transaction fee is common among US banks.
Bring US or Euros and visit a currency exchange. There are numerous outlets in the large cities and several in the smaller centres.