Category: Morocco travel news

Morocco Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Morocco, a North African country bordering the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, is distinguished by its Berber, Arabian and European cultural influences. Marrakesh’s medina, a mazelike medieval quarter, offers entertainment in its Djemaa el-Fna square and souks (marketplaces) selling ceramics, jewelry and metal lanterns. The capital Rabat’s Kasbah of the Udayas is a 12th-century royal fort overlooking the water.

New flights  from Tel Aviv to Morocco, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, UAE – and growing
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New flights from Tel Aviv to Morocco, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, UAE – and growing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 12, 2020

Direct connecting Tel Aviv with airports in the UAE, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain will expand the travel and tourism ... Read More

Dubai to Casablanca on Emirates to be resumed
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Dubai to Casablanca on Emirates to be resumed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 11, 2020

Emirates will resume passenger services to Casablanca, Morocco from 18 September. The resumption of flights takes Emirates' African network to ... Read More

Morocco will let foreign tourists in on September 10
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Morocco will let foreign tourists in on September 10

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 7, 2020

Royal Air Maroc (RAM), the national airline of Morocco, has officially announced that it is beginning to admit foreigners from ... Read More

Be Inspired: Morocco COVID-19 low but extends emergency
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Be Inspired: Morocco COVID-19 low but extends emergency

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 13, 2020

Morocco extended on Thursday an emergency decree until Aug. 10  in response to the coronavirus outbreak.  Domestic travel has resumed, ... Read More

Why Morocco Should Be Your Next Travel Destination
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Why Morocco Should Be Your Next Travel Destination

editor editor- April 29, 2020

Vibrant colors, exotic scents, and diverse attractions – all these make Morocco a popular travel destination. Whether you like busy ... Read More

Tourism and Oil revenue gone : North Africa on the Edge of Collapse
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Tourism and Oil revenue gone : North Africa on the Edge of Collapse

The Media Line The Media Line- April 26, 2020

According to official figures, Morocco has recorded 4,065 COVID-19 infections and 161 deaths from the novel coronavirus; Algeria 3,382 cases ... Read More

Air Canada announces special flight to bring Canadians home from Morocco
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Air Canada announces special flight to bring Canadians home from Morocco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2020

Air Canada announced today that the airline, in collaboration with the Government of Canada, will operate a special flight March ... Read More

Air Arabia announces fee waiver due to coronavirus
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Air Arabia announces fee waiver due to coronavirus

editor editor- March 12, 2020

Air Arabia is providing its customers with more flexibility by introducing a new modification fee waiver policy in light of ... Read More

Forum de l’Investissement Hôtelier Africain postponed
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Forum de l’Investissement Hôtelier Africain postponed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 9, 2020

The Forum de l’Investissement Hôtelier Africain (FIHA), has been postponed. It was scheduled to take place in Abidjan later this ... Read More

Health Tips to Cover Before your Morocco Vacations
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Health Tips to Cover Before your Morocco Vacations

editor editor- October 30, 2019

Okay, so if you have already packed your bags and booked your flight to Morocco and you are ready to ... Read More

RIU opens sixth hotel in Morocco
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RIU opens sixth hotel in Morocco

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 21, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts has opened Riu Palace Tikida Taghazout, a  24-hour all-inclusive hotel located in the Taghazout Bay area, ... Read More

American Airlines 2020 international expansion plans released
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American Airlines 2020 international expansion plans released

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 8, 2019

American Airlines is opening new international aviation route to Europe, Israel and Morocco in 2020. Philadelphia (PHL) to Casablanca, Morocco ... Read More

EasyJet airline: Now flying to Jordan, Egypt and Morocco from Italian bases
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EasyJet airline: Now flying to Jordan, Egypt and Morocco from Italian bases

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- July 11, 2019

EasyJet airline is launching 9 new routes connecting Italy to North Africa and the Middle East from its bases in ... Read More

Why Vietnam is looking for Moroccan visitors and vice versa
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Why Vietnam is looking for Moroccan visitors and vice versa

editor editor- June 20, 2019

Moroccan Prime Minister Saad Eddine El Othmani said at a reception for Vo Van Thuong, Politburo member, Secretary of the ... Read More

Qatar Airways inaugurates its third gateway to Morocco
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Qatar Airways inaugurates its third gateway to Morocco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Qatar Airways’ first flight from Doha to Rabat landed on Wednesday at Rabat–Salé Airport, marking the airline’s third gateway to ... Read More

Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019
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Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

It’s hard to stand out from the crowd when you’re one of 2,800 exhibitors – but the Moroccan National Provincial ... Read More

Qatar Airways expands agreement with Royal Air Maroc, launches services to Rabat
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Qatar Airways expands agreement with Royal Air Maroc, launches services to Rabat

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it will launch flights to Rabat, Morocco on 29 May 2019. Services to ... Read More

Turkish Airlines adds Marrakech to flight schedule
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Turkish Airlines adds Marrakech to flight schedule

editor editor- April 16, 2019

Starting on April 15, Istanbul – Marrakech – Istanbul direct flights will be commenced five days of a week as ... Read More

International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) rebrands
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International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) rebrands

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

International Golf Travel Market (IGTM), the leading business to business event for the golf travel community, has re-launched in its ... Read More

Marriott will introduce St Regis hotel brand to Marrakech in 2024
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Marriott will introduce St Regis hotel brand to Marrakech in 2024

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 9, 2019

In a joint statement issued today, Marriott International and Kuwaiti United Real Estate Co. announced that they plan to develop ... Read More

Radisson Hotel Group to double its French-speaking Africa portfolio by 2022
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Radisson Hotel Group to double its French-speaking Africa portfolio by 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

Radisson Hotel Group is at the forefront of hotel growth in French-speaking Africa, announcing during FIHA (Forum de l’Investissement Hôtelier ... Read More

Swiss – Spanish Citizen involved in beheading tourists in Morocco?
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Swiss – Spanish Citizen involved in beheading tourists in Morocco?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

The mastermind and teacher who helped ISIS members in Morocco to kill and later beheaded 2 tourists from Denmark and ... Read More

Tourists killed and beheaded in terror attack in Morocco: Arrests made
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Tourists killed and beheaded in terror attack in Morocco: Arrests made

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

The arrests were made in several cities in the kingdom, bringing to 18 the number of people detained over the double-murder, said ... Read More

Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet
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Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Boeing today delivered the first 737 MAX for Royal Air Maroc, which plans to use the fuel-efficient, longer-range version of ... Read More

Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation
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Airbus Corporate Jets display points way to future of business aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018

Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) is exhibiting an ACJ319 at the MEBAA show, highlighting the comfort and space on offer, and ... Read More

Africa welcomes first high-speed train
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Africa welcomes first high-speed train

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 16, 2018

Worldwide railway organisation UIC today commended the opening of Africa’s first high-speed railway line and welcomed this important turning point ... Read More

Dr. Lahcen Haddad of Morocco joins African Tourism Board
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Dr. Lahcen Haddad of Morocco joins African Tourism Board

editor editor- November 1, 2018

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is pleased to announce Dr. Lahcen Haddad of Morocco has joined the African Tourism Board. ... Read More

Radisson hotel plans in Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Tunisia, Niger and Guinea
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Radisson hotel plans in Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Tunisia, Niger and Guinea

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 2, 2018

Radisson Hotel Group’s growth strategy in Africa is a key initiative in Destination 2022, the Group’s five-year strategic operating plan, ... Read More

India Tourism inks MOU with Morocco
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India Tourism inks MOU with Morocco

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- September 18, 2018

The India Tourism Development Corporation today signed an MOU with Moroccan Agency for Tourism Development. Read More

Marrakech is an African hospitality hot spot
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Marrakech is an African hospitality hot spot

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 10, 2018

Based on H1 2018 figures from STR, Marrakech has emerged as a standout performer among key African cities. In the ... Read More

Where is the King of Morocco traveling on vacation?
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Where is the King of Morocco traveling on vacation?

mm Alain St.Ange- September 9, 2018

The King of Morocco, Mohammed VI, is on vacation in Seychelles, the Morocco World News reported on Monday. Read More

Pandas and their home Sichuan are looking for tourists from Morocco
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Pandas and their home Sichuan are looking for tourists from Morocco

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2018

Where is the home of the giant panda?" "What do giant pandas eat?" "How many kilograms of food does a ... Read More

Etihad Airways committed to Morocco: Are water cannons only the beginning?
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Etihad Airways committed to Morocco: Are water cannons only the beginning?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2018

Etihad Airways has introduced the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on its daily service from Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab ... Read More

Flying from Abu Dhabi to Casablanca in Dreamliner Style
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Flying from Abu Dhabi to Casablanca in Dreamliner Style

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 11, 2018

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is boosting its popular services to Morocco to meet increased demand to ... Read More

Hilton returns to Moroccan capital
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Hilton returns to Moroccan capital

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 27, 2018

Hilton will once again be welcoming guests to the Moroccan capital city of Rabat from 2022 after a landmark deal ... Read More

Royal Air Maroc Orders for Four Boeing 787 Dreamliners
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Royal Air Maroc Orders for Four Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2017

Boeing and Royal Air Maroc (RAM) today announced orders for (4) 787-9 Dreamliners – valued at $1.1 billion at list ... Read More