Home > Blossary: Top 10 Places to Visit on a Morocco Tour
Morocco is a modern Muslim country in North Africa. It has a coast on the Atlantic Ocean that reaches past the Strait of Gibraltar into the Mediterranean Sea. Morocco, also referred to as the Kingdom of Morocco, has international borders with Algeria to the east, Spain to the north (a water border through the Strait and land borders with two small Spanish cities, Ceuta and Melilla), and Mauritania to the south. For Westerners, Morocco holds an immediate and enduring fascination. Since it’s not possible to see everything on the first or even second trip we’ve selected The Top 10 Places Not to Miss when traveling to Morocco which will give you a taste of the country’s highlights: outstanding natural wonders, spectacular cities, history, culture and breathtaking architecture.

Category: Travel

10 Terms

Created by: Marouane937

Number of Blossarys: 58

My Terms
Collected Terms

The Koutoubia Mosque, located in Marrakesh's Djemaa el Fna Square, is a landmark and the largest mosque in Marrakesh, Morocco. The meaning of the word 'mosque' is the place where one bows down in a prayer. Consequentially, a mosque is center of religious life in Islam. Built during the Hispano-Moresque period, characteristic of simple yet masterful craftsmanship and luxury, The Koutoubia Mosque is argued to be most beautiful and proportioned mosque in the world. The Koutoubia Mosque was completed under the reign of the Almohad dynasty Caliph Yaqub al-Mansur (1184-1199) and was used as model for the Giralda of Seville then for the Hassan Tower of Rabat. The name is derived from the Arabic al-Koutoubiyyin for librarian, since it used to be surrounded by sellers of manuscripts. Koutoubia Mosque, is often referred to in literature as the "bookseller's mosque" and was named after the souk of koutoubiyyin, where sellers of manuscripts in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries laid out books and scripts on stalls on front of the original mosque.

Domain: Tourism & hospitality; Category: Tourist attractions

The Koutoubia Mosque, located in Marrakesh's Djemaa el Fna Square, is a landmark and the largest mosque in Marrakesh, Morocco. The meaning of the word 'mosque' is the place where one bows down in a prayer. Consequentially, a mosque is center of religious life in Islam. Built during the Hispano-Moresque period, characteristic of simple yet masterful craftsmanship and luxury, The Koutoubia Mosque is argued to be most beautiful and proportioned mosque in the world. The Koutoubia Mosque was completed under the reign of the Almohad dynasty Caliph Yaqub al-Mansur (1184-1199) and was used as model for the Giralda of Seville then for the Hassan Tower of Rabat. The name is derived from the Arabic al-Koutoubiyyin for librarian, since it used to be surrounded by sellers of manuscripts. Koutoubia Mosque, is often referred to in literature as the "bookseller's mosque" and was named after the souk of koutoubiyyin, where sellers of manuscripts in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries laid out books and scripts on stalls on front of the original mosque.

Domain: Tourism & hospitality; Category: Tourist attractions

Member comments


( You can type up to 200 characters )

Post  

ricco

Can nicely write on similar topics! Welcome to here you'll find out how it should look. prankcall

05:59, 25 June 2022

ricco

Perhaps surprisingly people generate, I most certainly will target you can find enjoyable in addition to useful factors with identical issues. round bed frame

02:34, 7 June 2022

ricco

On my website you'll see similar texts, write what you think. free chat now

09:07, 11 May 2022

veroti6100

Among the dozens of casino sites, Woori Casino is recommended to members when it is verified that it can be used safely after several verifications focusing on capital power, safety, customer center, and security. In addition, as we receive the industry's largest deposit, we are responding with 100% damage compensation in case of a possible eat-and-run, so you can use it safely. 퍼스트카지노

11:48, 28 February 2022

veroti6100

Xmas season happen to be at this point, with your online business financial services is required to possibilities the reselling new providence island sightseeing. Utilizing holiday getaway procuring likely to escape $100 thousand during on line sales and profits, as per a good prediction by just CMO, your corporation will a lot more than december by just applying a perfect skin together with getting even more sales revenue with the holiday getaway your business hints.

08:13, 15 February 2022