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==Understand==
 
==Understand==
While the city seems big at first, life clusters around the city center near the Place de la Liberation.
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While the city seems big at first, life clusters around the city center near the <see name="Place de la Liberation"></see>.
 
Tourists are rarely seen here, creating a quite hassle-free and friendly atmosphere.
 
Tourists are rarely seen here, creating a quite hassle-free and friendly atmosphere.
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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===By Bus===
 
===By Bus===
Many busses on the Tanger-Rabat-Case route pass Larache.
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* <listing name="Gare Routière" alt="" directions="" address="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price="">Many busses on the Tanger-Rabat-Case route pass Larache.
From the Gare Routière walk north to the city center.
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From the Gare Routière walk north to the city center.</listing>
  
 
===By Taxi===
 
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==Do==
 
==Do==
* Stroll the waterfront or join the locals on a swim at the habors stone barriers.
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* Stroll the waterfront or join the locals on a swim at the habor's stone barriers.
 
* Enjoy the filled streets after sunset to 10pm, grab a tea in one of the cafes around Place de la Liberation.
 
* Enjoy the filled streets after sunset to 10pm, grab a tea in one of the cafes around Place de la Liberation.
  
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Furthermore, there are a couple of great sandwich places including one of the best Shawarmas in Morocco (see OSM-map).
 
Furthermore, there are a couple of great sandwich places including one of the best Shawarmas in Morocco (see OSM-map).
 
Backeries and juice stores are also available.
 
Backeries and juice stores are also available.
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* <drink name="Juice store" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price=""></drink>
* Bakery <listing name="Barah" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price=""></listing>
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* Bakery <eat name="Rabah" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price=""></eat>
 
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==Drink==
 
==Drink==

Revision as of 22:57, 24 March 2012

Larache is a city in northern Morocco.

Understand

While the city seems big at first, life clusters around the city center near the Place de la Liberation. . Tourists are rarely seen here, creating a quite hassle-free and friendly atmosphere.

Get in

map of Larache

By Bus

  • Gare Routière. Many busses on the Tanger-Rabat-Case route pass Larache. From the Gare Routière walk north to the city center.

By Taxi

  • Grand Taxis. The grand taxi stand is just in front of the Gare Routière with connections to Asilah (15Dh, 1hr), Tangier, Ksar El-Kbir and more.

Get around

The city center is easily walkable by foot. For the outskirts, petite taxis are available.

See

The ruins of Lixus are north of Asilah.

Do

  • Stroll the waterfront or join the locals on a swim at the habor's stone barriers.
  • Enjoy the filled streets after sunset to 10pm, grab a tea in one of the cafes around Place de la Liberation.

Buy

Eat

There are some restaurants also serving western-style food such as Pizzerias or Spaghetti. Furthermore, there are a couple of great sandwich places including one of the best Shawarmas in Morocco (see OSM-map). Backeries and juice stores are also available.

  • Juice store.
  • Bakery Rabah.

Drink

Sleep

Budget

There are many budget hotels and pensions that cluster south of the Place de la Liberation, rooms without bathroom start around Dh 40.

  • Hotel Malaga. checkout: noon. Simple, but clean rooms. Some have balconies. single from Dh 70.
  • Hotel Hay Essalam. checkout: noon. Spacious and clean rooms, also has wifi & air-conditioning. s Dh 90, with bathroom: Dh 116.
  • Hotel Tanger.
  • Pension Amal.

Mid-Range

  • Hotel Espana. Also has wifi. single from Dh 240.

Contact

Many cafes in the city center (notably Cafe Valencia, Cafe Triana) have free wifi services. There are also a couple of cyber cafes.

Get out


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