MOROCCO FACT FILE
WHEN TO GO: October to March.
AIRPORT: Agadir (AGA).
ACCOMMODATION: See our recommended camps.
LANGUAGE: Arabic is the mothertongue but most Moroccans speak French and a few also speak a little English.
CURRENCY: Moroccan dirhams.
RUBBER: A 3/2 will do the job. Bring booties – the rocks at many of the points are sharp.
WATCH OUT FOR: Dodgy drivers, petty crime, poor water quality near villages and towns.
AFTER DARK: Try a lamb or fish tagine (stew) at one of the local eateries.
ALTERNATIVE EXCITEMENT: The marketplaces are buzzing hives of colour, scent and flavour. Go haggle.