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Zellige, a sacred art of geometry in Palais Faraj

For centuries, zellige has graced the monumental doors of medinas, the walls and floors of palaces and mosques, and the linings of hammams, fountains and ornamental basins. Their geometric patterns and color combinations are fascinatingly complex and beautiful. Enter the world of zelliges, the glazed mosaics that are a living treasure trove of Moroccan craftsmanship.

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Mint tea in Morocco, an art of hospitality

It is on every Moroccan family’s table, served with elegance in palaces and simplicity in popular cafés, many shopkeepers will spontaneously offer it to you… the glass of mint tea is a must for your stay in Morocco, symbolizing the country’s art de vivre and the hospitality of its people.

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