Curiosities

The flag of Morocco is red with a green star to the centre. Up to 1915, completely red seditious era, as well as that of many flags of Arab countries in the time. By suggestion of the French colonists, with the objective to differentiate it of the rest, the pentagrama was included. The star, or pentagrama, when was called a ‘ Stamp of Salomão ‘ is an ancestral symbol of life, health, wisdom and peace. The green thing is used in the star because it is the color of the Islam.

The Moroccans have a habit of drinking green tea with mint (mint) and sugar before and after the meal. When they receive visits they serve tea to receive the visitor and to wish him the welcome.

Water sellers healthy men who sell water and who can find in the Square Jemaa Al Fna. They are photographed by the tourists, due to his typical dresses, however, only ‘ they must drink the water what they sell.

One will tour road, it is normal what comes across the transport of ‘ great loads ‘ is of which material will be, from animals the bundles of straw, everything is possible to find in the way. To economize in the transport of commodity, it is the ‘motto’.

‘Babuchas’, they are the typical shoe of Morocco, they exist both for Man and for Woman. Normally they are done in leather, they can be colored, with drawings, with sequins. There is a great variety of models and they can be found in the Souks / Mercados.

Both men and women wear tunics with Capuchin friar on the clothes, to which that the name of Djellabahs gives itself. Someone are more fine for hot time and others, more thick, for cold time.

The tajine is a container in clay, of conical form, which serves to cook some typical Moroccan plates.
The base is taken then to the table, like being a plate of where he eats up straightly.

Ramadão, during the sacred month the Muslims cross a period of daily fast, the biggest act of the type in any religion. This annual period sees the prayer, the fast and the charity is made the focus of his daily lives during one month.