Essaouira: Mogador, The Little Italy Of Morocco


One of the most beautiful cities in Morocco, just by getting out of the airport you think that you took the wrong flight and you are now in Rome or Venice or some Italian city, but then you realize that you are really in Essaouira,

You start falling in love with the magic of its beauty, the weather there is just amazing which makes it a great destination in all seasons, people so helpful just like they are from another planet,

You can find a lot of types of hotels, traditional hotels, modern hotels, with variety in prices, you can find hotels from 20 Dollar to 200 Dollar a night it depends on your budget, and what you want to see,

There so much to see like the famous beach where swimmers from all over the world come to participate in some championships, you can also recognize traditional buildings from the 20th century gives you that feeling of comfort and class,

Such an amazing city, Essaouira or Mogador as the population loves to call it. The city’s name means “little picture” in Arabic, it is known also by the music of JAZZ and GNAWA, and some people call it by the jazz community,

Places to visit in Essaouira:

Bab Doukkala

Musée Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah

You can also take a look at these places:

Place Moulay Hassan
Skala de la Ville
Mellah (old Jewish quarter)