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THE OLD MEDINA

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The Medina of Casablanca was rebuilt in 1770 following a tremor which left it in ruins. The visit of the Medina of Casablanca starts at the Place of the United Nations. There is no typical itinerary to visit it, just wander through its narrow streets and let yourself be guided by its alleys. It is a real labyrinth where you lose yourself very quickly, and if you get lose, do not fear, you always find your way. There is no typical route to visit the medina of Casablanca, but there are monuments to be missed such as the Great Mosque located about 400 meters northeast of the Place of the United Nations, As well as Kouba Sidi Smara located within the walking distance of the mosque. as you continue your path, at about 500 meters you will find the sanctuary of Sidi el Kairouani. The visit of the medina of Casablanca must be during the day, in the evening it is not very safe, especially for tourists. Vigilance is essential even during the day, avoid displaying your valuables especially if you venture into the less frequented small alleyways .

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City: Casablanca