Enjoying the South Atlantic Coast of Morocco

Dakhla Morocco The Atlantic Ocean bathes thousands of kilometers of southern Morocco shores, offering numerous possibilities for vacation and activities. When you tour Morocco with Journey Beyond Travel, you mustn’t miss this part of the country famous for its beaches, mountains and desert.

At the south Atlantic coast of Morocco, you are always likely to enjoy at least some terrific weather most of the year. The cities of Agadir and Essaouira are considered the main attractions of the region.

Agadir is famous for its sunny weather throughout the year as well as its beaches, which extend for more than 10 km and are lined with first-class resorts. Essaouira has a hippie feel and is known for its wind and the numerous music festivals it hosts. The Alizes Springtime Chamber Musicale is in early May. The world famous Gnaoua Music Festival is in late June, and the Festival Andalusia Atlantic is in October, which features Judeo-Moroccan music. (more…)

A Southern Morocco Gem: Dakhla

The country of Morocco holds many different appeals for those who are adventurous, look for the exotic, or simply want the relaxation that a trip away from home can offer. With cities such as Fez, Marrakech, and Essaouira each having their own appeal, there is something to be said for seeing the smaller and more genuine parts of the country. One of these such places is Dakhla, Morocco. (more…)