View over Kasbah to Tangier, Tangier, Morocco, North Africa, Africa

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Guarding the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier has for centuries been Europes's gateway to Africa. Its blend of cultures and influences is unique in Morocco – for much of its history it wasn't even governed by Morocco.


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