Getting to know Morocco
Getting to know Morocco
When you first arrive in Morocco, things can be a little complicated. Especially if you did not research about this country and the only thing you know about is the Sahara Desert. Of course, this is not a good beginning, taking into account that this country has many facts that are really important to know and we all know that researching is not as bad as it seems. So, if you are going to do the best Morocco Tour and you are feeling a little lost, you can read this article and start taking step by step your first day in Morocco. This useful information will help you to stay in this country safer and secure.
Talking about the language, you may know that in this country they talk many languages. The main dialect of Arabic is Darija. It is basically Arabic and many locals talk in this language. The good thing about Morocco is that some people talk many languages and this is a great thing because you feel like you can speak your native language and someone is going to talk you in the same language. This is not like that all the time, but in bigger cities you may be able to find people who speak Multilanguage. French is commonly spoken so if you speak French you will feel good. Anyway, it is also good to know some basic words in Arabic because locals like when you try to speak their language and it is also good to know the local language more than any foreign language.
Another thing you should know before you do the Morocco trips deal with the usage of Wi-Fi, cellphones and electronics. Morocco has the same electrical system as Europe so if you come from Europe you will not have many problems. If you have your cellphone unlocked you will not have problems when using the cellphone in Morocco. As a recommendation, if you want to use your laptop here, I will recommend you something small and light, or maybe an iPod or tablet as you will not have to carry with something heavy. Also, cybercafés are really common in Morocco and this can help you to stay connected with your friends. Maybe the internet is not going to be a high connection but if you are going to look for something, do Skype or send a few emails, this will be enough for you and it will be better than carrying a computer everywhere. Also, if you love taking pictures all the time and carrying your camera everywhere you want to, you may know that there is not anything bad about that, many tourists do that because this is a beautiful country and it is impossible to stay away from pictures. As an only recommendation, keep your camera in a secure space and be aware of everything around you.
Transportation during the Morocco trips is not a complicated thing to talk about it. If you are on a low budget, you can travel on train as the tickets are really cheap and you can trust in the service because it works effectively. If you want to go to smaller cities, going on a bust is the best option you can take and it is effective if you want to reach your desire destination.
Remember that it is almost impossible to visit Morocco in 10 days and visit all cities. You need to plan your itinerary and you need to spend several days in many cities. So, take into account any kind of factors since transportation, ways to get to the famous places, time, season, everything.