Just inside the picture-perfect eastern gate, Bab el-Okla, is the Ethnographic Museum. It's worth a visit for the terrace views of the...
Of the many mosques in the area, this is one of the most impressive. Non-Muslims are not usually allowed to enter the mosques.
It's customary that non-Muslims do not enter the mosque but, even from the outside, this is an impressive sight.
Tuck into traditional Moroccan fare in the grand surroundings of this riad. Desserts are particularly good.
Artisanal School information
Just outside Bab el-Okla is the best artisan centre in northern Morocco. This is a fascinating opportunity to see masters teaching apprentices traditional arts, including ornamental woodwork, silk costumes, carved plaster, intricate mosaics and decorative rifles. A fantastic central treasury holds the best of the best – don’t miss the ceiling. Staff will open it upon request. The building itself is of interest, set around a large courtyard, with fine doors upstairs.