Essaouira

Essaouira, is located on the west coast of Morocco, in the Atlantic Ocean. It is a port city of about 70,000 inhabitants, whose economy is based on fishing, so we can enjoy a walk through its port, contemplate the fishing boats and even buy fish that can then prepare us in a restaurant in the area.

Its medina or is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 2001. In it, we can acquire products from its wood industry, textile and food, as well as products of crafts, marquetry and jewelry in particular. We can also enjoy, its restaurants, tearooms, coffee shops and visit the fortresses built by the Portuguese in 1,506.

In Essaouira, the Festival of Gnaua and World Music of Essaouira is held annually, attracting thousands of visitors.