Questions tagged [morocco]

A country located in the North-Western corner of Africa

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Is there a reasonably efficient way to travel between western Europe and Morocco without using plane? [closed]

France in the 1980s, and Spain in the 2000s opened high-speed train network. Morocco opened a high-speed train line between Tanger and Kenitra in 2018, and they're constructing it further south ...
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Why would an officer take a photo of passport?

I'm writing this on behalf of a friend. He had a flight from Morocco to France, the Moroccan border officer checked his papers and filled in the needed things and let him pass, and after a while he ...
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Do trains run to Beni Nsar Port in Morocco?

I'm planning a trip to Morocco next year, and I'm looking at the feasibility of getting from Melilla to Fes by train. There's not station in Melilla, but Beni Nsar Port seems to be about a 20 minutes ...
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Travelling from Afghanistan to Guatemala [duplicate]

I have been invited to an official training in Guatemala, so now I plan to go to Guatemala from Afghanistan and I will use the Morroco and Madrid airport as transit countries. So, please let me know ...
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Ceuta to Tangier by foot and train?

This question consists of two parts: Is it possible to walk from Ceuta to Tanger Med along the coast? There seem to be roads and/or beaches along some of the Moroccan coastline, but not all of it – ...
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Indian living in France traveling to Morocco [duplicate]

I'm an Indian currently living in France. I have an Indian Passport and a French Titre de Séjour (Resident card) valid up to the end of 2019. I wish to travel to Morocco in May. First of all, can I ...
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Can Pakistani Travel to Gibraltar with Morocco visit visa?

Can Pakistani Travel to Gibraltar with Morocco Visit Visa and holding ordinary Pakistani passport or Need to apply Gibraltar visit visa separately from home country.
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Can a Fake business card save me of trouble in Morocco?

I Will be traveling to Morocco in May, and I have being reading a lot about being harassed, scamed by locals and maybe even police. I know of a friend who runs a very successful business and when ...
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Dual national (France-Philippines) travelling to a third country (Morocco, with previous travel history) [duplicate]

Been reading the threads here for a while and this is the first time I am posting. I would like to ask for your help in finding an answer to my question: I am Philippine-born and a dual citizen of ...
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Morocco for an Indian citizen with an EU resident permit

Can I enter in Morocco for tourism for a week with my italian resident permit? Do I need a visa before arrival?
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With dual citizenship, how do I use the passports to leave Spain and enter Morocco and vice versa?

I'm both Italian and Venezuelan but currently live in Spain. I'm traveling to Morocco and back to Spain. My problem is that my freshly made Italian passport has my second last name spelled wrong (my ...
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Guinea Bissau national transiting in Morocco

I'm a Guinea Bissau national flying with Air Maroc from Bissau and then connecting with Emirates to Dubai. Do I need a transit visa since I will have to check in my luggage while connecting with ...
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Transit visa through Portugal [duplicate]

Does a Ghana passport holder transiting through Lisbon Portugal en route to Morocco require an airport transit visa ?
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Can one see Morocco from Portugal?

Is it possible to see Morocco from the very south of Portugal, say, Faro or Lagos? If so, which would one see more easily, Tangier or Rabat? Both Tangier and Rabat are nearly at sea-level. The ...
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Do I need a transit visa for 23.5 hour layover in Dubai?

I'm a Moroccan passport holder traveling to Japan with a transit in Dubai. My flight arrives at 22:30 in Terminal 1 and my connecting flight is on the next day at 22:05 in Terminal 3. I intend to ...
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Schengen Zone enter/reentry [closed]

Let's say I arrived on August 25th 2017 in Austria and filed for my residency thing that everyone has to do. Since my work was not able to get me a proper work visa, I was paid but I never got an e-...
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Is Morocco Safe for Tourists? [closed]

We are planning our summer holiday and Morocco seems good value. I have read conflicting reports about the country though, some reports suggest it is not safe to leave your hotel complex. I am ...
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Are credit cards (Master Card) widely accepted in Morocco (Fez, Marrakesh, Meknes, Ouarzazate)?

I am traveling to Fez, Marrakesh, Meknes and Ouarzazate. I hold a Mastercard (German bank). Are such credit cards accepted in the museums and restaurants in these cities? When used in a restaurant, is ...
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Vegetarian food in Morocco

I am visiting Morocco (Fez, Marrakesh, Aït Benhaddou and Meknes) in December. I am vegetarian (no animal products except dairy). Can I survive in these cities?
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Prepaid debit card for use in Morocco, obtained in United States

I see that Travelex now offers a prepaid Travelex Money Card with a locked-in exchange rate and generally no further fees such as for ATM withdrawal. Unfortunately, they do not offer Moroccan dirham (...
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Tramway from airport to Casablanca

The Casablanca Tramway appears to run an “R” line from the Mohammed V International Airport to the city center according to this map. This 2015 news announcement seems to say that there is indeed a ...
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Ways to reach “Todra Gorge” from “Fez” by public transport? (Morocco Travel)

I am going to travel to Morocco in November. We want to travel to "Todra Gorge" from "Fez". Can anybody suggest me how to reach "Todra Gorge" from "Fez" by public transport? Is it safe to travel to "...
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Do I need a transit visa to morocco

I am a Libyan national travelling through Casablanca to Montreal. I have a 3-hour transit in Casablanca. Do I need a transit visa?
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Bringing Dirham to Morocco

We are Italians, we will go 4 days to Marrakech in October. We exhanged 250€ in Dirham from an Italian fx office (a well known fx company) but then we discovered that it is forbidden to bring Dirham ...
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Transport from Canary Islands to Casablanca? [closed]

I'm having trouble finding transportation from Gran Canaria of the Canary Islands to Casablanca Morocco, for November. The flights I've seen take twenty-something hours because of stops in other ...
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How to contact the Moroccan consulate in Frankfurt regarding a travel visa?

I live in Bavaria, Germany and I need to apply to the consulate of Morocco in Frankfurt for a travel visa. The procedure of applying for a travel visa is to send an application first (without the ...
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Are visa application forms for Morocco available online?

I live in Germany but I am not a German citizen, therefore, I need to have a visa (tourist visa) to travel to Morocco. I have been searching the Visa form on their website (Consulate Morocco, ...
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Where can I find a wash and fold in Marrakesh, Morocco?

I would like to wash about 4kg of laundry in Marrakesh. Finding a place to do this has been tricky. Most places only do dry cleaning or industrial loads. Many tourist forums link to this website: ...
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How long should I stay outside Morocco before I can reenter?

I am a Philippines passport holder and I am allowed 90-day visa free stay in Morocco. I arrived in Morocco on June 26 and will leave September 22 (88 days stay). I will travel to South America for 4 ...
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Road standards in Morocco? [closed]

I'm planning a casual roadtrip through Morocco with a small car. I notice there are three "ranks" of roads in google maps: Blue A-X Red N-X Yellow R-X Yellow P-X What should i expect on each rank? ...
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Where is this gorge?

While preparing a cycle tour in Morocco, I saw this point on google maps : But it seems to be placed on a bad location on the map. Can someone tell me where is it located, as I'd love to go there by ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Morocco (Casablanca) and Guinea-Bissau for a short layover?

I'm travelling to Gambia and I have two layover in Morocco and Guinea Bissau for 1 hour each place. Do I need a transit visa? I have a Travel Document from Denmark (it's a blue passport) and I'm not a ...
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Gambian national traveling to Gambia having four hours transit in morroco Casablanca do I need a transit visa [duplicate]

k am a Gambian national traveling to Gambia do I need a four hour transit visa to morroco Cassablanca
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Dual citizens with different surnames on passport

I am in the USA on an F-2 student visa and have my two children with me. I am Moroccan and they are both Mauritanian and Moroccan. The surnames in their passports are different: Mauritania uses the ...
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Do you have to clear Moroccan immigration at any point flying Zurich-Casablanca-(Tanger)-Gibraltar?

I'm considering buying a ticket Zurich-Gibraltar with Royal Air Maroc in a single multi-city booking (a normal booking cannot be made on that route), and with hand luggage only. I would check in ...
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Why do people in the Marrakech Medina say “That way is closed”?

I just got back from a Morocco trip and now have a massive doubt with respect to what it looks like a common behaviour in the Medina (old city). Whenever we wandered around off the souks and main ...
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How can my friend who lost her French residence permit card before exiting the Schengen Area return to France?

My friend got stuck in Morocco and is not allowed to come back France as she lost her residence permit card. She has a long stay visa and residence permit card (carte de séjour, type: student) in ...
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Information on Dakar to Tangier public transport [closed]

Question Looking for resources about public transport from Senegal/Dakar to Tangier/Morocco. Any information or internet sites are apprecaited regarding bus, shuttle bus, taxi, train. Research ...
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Storing luggage in Casablanca for about 10 days

We are based in the USA, and are travelling to India for a wedding (4 days with multiple costumes, gifts, souvenirs, etc. --- so can't travel light). On the return route, we are stopping in Morocco ...
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Algeciras to Ceuta/Tanger on budget? [closed]

I'd like to have one-day trip Algeciras-Ceuta (or, at least/alternatively, Tarifa/Tanger, either of 4 mentioned). Checked ferries and the price (60 EUR) seems unreasonable, planes all over Europe are ...
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Can I use my magnetic credit card in Morocco?

I'm planning to visit Morocco, Casablanca and want to be sure if I'll be able to use my magnetic credit card as I do not have a chip and PIN.
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Does Royal Air Maroc still have any unusual discounts?

A couple Morocco guidebooks from 10-15 years ago (saying this makes me feel very old) describe unconventional discounts on Royal Air Maroc: You can usually get a reduced fare if you buy three ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Morocco?

I am travelling from Montreal, Canada to Cairo, Egypt transitting in Casablanca for 13 hours. Have a hotel voucher. I hold a valid Egyptian passport and a 5 year valid visa to Canada and US. Do I need ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Morocco to travel from Egypt to Spain through Morocco? [duplicate]

I am traveling by Royal Air Maroc and i am only staying for 5 hours in Casablanca airport during the trip from Cairo to Barcelona,and 3 hours only during the returning from Barcelona to Cairo and I'm ...
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Sahara in Morocco - Do we need 4x4 car?

I plan a roadtrip which will start in Tanger and ends probably in Marrakech. We want to go mostly through Eastern Morocco. Tanger -> Rif ... etc., then go through Sahara as long as possible. We are ...
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Travel from and to UK with two passports, one of which contains a UK permanent residency [closed]

I have 2 Moroccan passports, one is out of date, but has the indefinite leave of remain visa, the other up to date. I did this before, travel from Morocco to UK using this method, but they asked too ...
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As an American, can I apply for an Algerian visa in Morocco?

I'm an American citizen in Morocco. Can I apply for an Algerian tourist visa at the Algerian consulate in Casablanca (or Oujda)?
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Fastest cheap way to get from Morocco to Algeria?

Some friends and I want to go from Fez, Morocco, to Algiers over a long weekend, but flying from Casablanca ($350) is above our willingness to pay. What's the fastest way, cheaper than flying from ...
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How to get safe through Mauritania

I'm considering road trip from Morocco to Gambia/Senegal. The main problem is Mauritania since it is being told not to be safe country. So my main question is whether there are some very safe or at ...
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In Morocco, do you get better prices for paying in Euros?

On a previous trip to Tunisia, I was slightly surprised to discover that many tourist-focused vendors (though not all) offered two prices, one in Euros and one in Dinar, with the Euro price quite a ...