Essaouira


Made in Essaouira is perched on the Atlantic coast, this city which attracts domestic and foreign tourists in search of tranquillity, has hotels ranging from large complexes to boutique guest houses, and riads. As for the restaurants, the cuisine of choice is fresh fish and seafood freshly caught from the sea by the city’s fisherman. Over by the Kasbah walls is a popular place for talking long strolls and admiring the sunset.

The port city of Morocco is a smaller destination than its counterparts, with a small Medina, a small fishing port but the choice for many major events and shows. Every summer the city hosts the Gnaoua Festival, which merges classical music with the sounds and instruments of today. Essaouira’s appeal lies mainly in it’s beaches and golf courses, and is also home to the argan tree, where argan oil is produced, a magical oil made by inhabitants in various cooperatives.

Medina Stalls are rich in colour and on street corners you can find musicians playing, the old crumbling Jewish quarter welcomes you on it’s docks with residents who mingle with the the tourists, delicious sardines., Essaouira has it all and more.