Medina of Tangier, Tangier

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Sit in the central square of Medina of Tangier and soak up the scenes of daily life around this historic part of town. The blend of architectural styles in the walled quarter complements the mix of people who have ventured here throughout the medina's history of travel, trade, conquest, and cultural exchange. Some particularly notable sights--a Spanish church, a mosque, and the old U.S. consulate building--have historical intrigue in abundance. Still, the real attraction remains the everyday life going on all around, with locals sipping tea and playing backgammon against a backdrop of medieval alleyways and winding staircases. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Medina of Tangier and many more Tangier attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Tangier trip builder website.
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  • A walk around the Medina is a must and very enjoyable in the evening. With the pandemic, tourists are rare so we did get frequently approached but most of it was good natured. We bought a tea pot...  more »
  • It was so nice to stroll through the medina. There is so much to see there. You can see the restaurant from the Jason Bourne movie and also see the place where he jumped from building to another...  more »

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