Morocco is a country in the northwest of Africa not far from Spain, the countries are separated by the Strait of Gibraltar. Approximately 35 million people live in Morocco. In Casablanca, on the Atlantic Ocean, lives about 10% of the population and it is the largest city of the country. The capital of Morocco is Rabat. In the north of the country, you can find two Spanish enclaves, Ceuta and Melilla. The country is particularly popular among Moroccans living elsewhere in the world and tourists from Europe and the Middle East. In Morocco, there are eight airports that are widely used, these airports can be found near Casablanca, Marrakesh, Agadir, Fez, Rabat, Tangier, Nador and Oujda. Casablanca Mohammed V Airport is the busiest airport in Morocco, which is also the base of the national flag carrier Royal Air Maroc. Ryanair and Air Arabia Maroc are strong competitors.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time
National Day: 30 July