Moroccan Currency: What you need to know about money when travelling

What is Moroccan currency called? What is the exchange rate? Can I withdraw money at a cash machine in Marrakech using my Maestro card or should I change money at a currency exchange bureau? Find the answers to key questions about money, currency, Morocco and travel at a glance.  In Morocco, currency is officially the Moroccan Dirham (MAD). A dirham is made up of 100 centimes and is currently worth about 0.09 Euros. Of course,

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Marrakech holidays: Some useful hints and tips

Holidays in Marrakech can leave one fully immersed in the wonders of the Orient, whether meandering through the endless passages of the Medina, or discovering ancient palaces and architectural treasures in the Old Town. But that’s not all there is to Marrakech. Morocco’s bustling metropolis has plenty to offer anyone planning a Marrakech holiday. Here are some important hints and tips for planning your visit. Optimal travel time for a Marrakech holiday Marrakech is just

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Withdrawing money and managing travel finances in Marrakech

You will not get very far without money — especially not in Marra-Cash. Some of the most frequently asked questions regarding money are how you can organize your travel finances during your trip and how to get Moroccan Dirham at attractive rates once you’re there. There are several ways to approach currency exchange issues. Most of them have both advantages and disadvantages. In the past, it was common to order and pick up the desired amount

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