Welcome to Casablanca!
Located in the central-western part of Morocco and bordering the Atlantic Ocean, Casablanca is the largest city in Morocco. It is also the largest city in the Maghreb region, as well as one of the largest and most important cities in Africa, both economically and demographically.
Casablanca is an average 3 hours flight from Europe and is home to a multitude of airlines, with its port and its marina, Casablanca is the first cruise port of the Kingdom.
Casablanca is one of the largest touristic city in Morocco and people come mainly for business, the city attracts its visitors by its attracting nightlife and the large variety of restaurants and bars. Casablanca is home to the Hassan II Mosque, designed by the French architect Michel Pinseau. It is situated on a promontory on the Atlantic Ocean. The mosque has room for 25,000 worshippers inside, and a further 80,000 can be accommodated in the mosque's courtyard. Its minaret is the world's tallest at 210 meters (690 feet). The mosque is also the largest in North Africa and the third-largest in the world. The Parc de la Ligue Arabe (formally called Lyautey) is the city's largest public park. On its edge is the Casablanca Cathedral (Cathédrale Sacré-Coeur).
The New Town of Casablanca was designed by the French architect Henri Prost and was a model of a new town at that time.
The main streets radiate south and east from Place des Nations Unies, previously the main market of Anfa.
Former administrative buildings and modern hotels populate the area. Their style is a combination of Hispano-Moorish and Art Deco.