Casablanca, Morocco

Casablanca

Casablanca is Morocco’s largest city and chief port. The city is set by the border of Atlantic Ocean. Though the political capital of Morocco is Rabat, Casablanca is usually considered as the financial, economic and business capital of the country. 


People, Ethnicities and Religions: 


The population of Morocco consists of 99.9% Arabs and Berber Muslims. The population in Casablanca seems to be increasing gradually while the current population stands at over 3,359,818. 


Language: 


While the official languages of Morocco are Standard Arabic and Amazigh (Berber), the people mostly communicate using the Darija language (Moroccan Arabic). Among the foreign languages, French is the most spoken language in Morocco followed by Spanish and English respectively. 


Major Attractions: 


  1. Hassan II Mosque: The mosque displays the Moroccan architecture in the most pristine form and still doesn't cease to amuse the visiting travelers. 


  1. Royal Palace of Casablanca: This palace is pleasing to the eyes due to its detailed and captivating architecture. 


  1. Musée de la Foundation Abderrahman slaoui: This museum has preserved some unbelievably beautiful paintings, jewelry, posters and other objects from the past. 


  1. Ain Diab: Ain Diab is a beach in Casablanca and is frequently visited by the travellers and the locals to spend a moment away from the hubbub of the city life. 


Shopping Fever in Casablanca: 


After enjoying the vibrant ambience of the city, it would be a good idea to buy yourself some memories and gifts for your nears and dears. Shopping hubs like Morocco Mall, Anfaplace Shopping, Tachfine Center and Twin Center are some of the places to get a wide variety while shopping. 


Casablanca is one of the top tourist destinations in the Africa continent and has so much to experience, explore and enjoy. The place is capable of giving one some unforgettable memories for life.