Population: 35.28 millions

After Yves Saint Laurent died in 2008 his ashes were scattered in the Majorelle Garden in Marrakesh


is the fourth largest city in the country, after Casablanca, Fes and Tangier. It comprises an old fortified city packed with vendors and their stalls (the medina). The Jemaa el-Fnaa is one of the best-known squares in Africa and is the centre of city activity and trade.


Fès the capital of the Fès-Meknès administrative region. The city has two old medina quarters, the larger of which is Fes el Bali. It is listed as a World Heritage Site and is believed to be one of the world's largest urban pedestrian zones


is in the western Moroccan economic region of Marrakesh-Safi, on the Atlantic coast. Beginning in the late 1960s, Essaouira became something of a hippie hangout. The Medina of Essaouira (formerly "Mogador") is a UNESCO World Heritage listed city. Essaouira's climate is Mediterranean with oceanic influences and it is renowned for its kitesurfing and windsurfing.