Health & safety
Fès has long been notorious for its faux guides (false guides). The situation has improved with the introduction of a brigade touristique; still, high unemployment forces many to persist. A few hustlers hang about Fès train station and hotels, but the worst place is around Bab Bou Jeloud, the main western entrance to the medina.
Hôpital Ghassani (055 622777) Located east of the Ville Nouvelle in Dhar Mehraz.
Night Pharmacy (055 623493; Blvd Moulay Youssef; 9pm-6am) Located in the north of the Ville Nouvelle; staffed by a doctor and pharmacist.
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