Question: What should I avoid in Morocco?

Is it OK to wear shorts in Morocco?

Shorts are very common in Morocco. Locals wear them all the time. As long as they are not tight, revealing or short in length, you can bring as many shorts as you want in any color or material.

Why are you not allowed to hug in Morocco?

Ooops #5: Too Much PDA Moroccans are very loving – in private. Its very uncommon and frowned on to show a lot of affection in public. Holding hands in Morocco is fine. A hug here or there, a stolen kiss all fine in most situations.

Is Morocco dangerous for tourists?

In truth, Morocco is a safe place to visit. Theres only really small crime there (scams and pickpockets) and youre unlikely to be assaulted or seriously hurt as a tourist in the country. Morocco is super safe for tourists now. Petty crime is rampant here, especially against tourists.

Can you wear skinny jeans in Morocco?

What to Wear in Morocco: Bottoms. Again, the types of pants you choose will depend on what you are doing during your trip (hiking, city exploring etc.) and the weather. You can wear leggings or tighter pants like skinny jeans, but make sure to wear a longer top that then covers your bum.

Should you wear a hijab in Morocco?

1. Yes, you should dress conservatively. Morocco is a Muslim-majority country, and youll find most women there dressed very modestly, usually wearing a hijab or other kind of headscarf. Female tourists to Morocco are NOT required to cover their heads, though, and I didnt feel uncomfortable with my hair out.

Can you kiss on the street in Morocco?

It is illegal to kiss in public in Morocco. And while authorities can be relax in enforcing that rule, public kissing is especially discouraged during the holy month of Ramadan.

Do I have to wear a hijab in Morocco?

In Morocco, the headscarf is not forbidden by law, and women are free to choose to wear one. The headscarf is more frequent in the northern regions, small to medium cities and rural regions. As it is not totally widespread, wearing a hijab is considered rather a religious decision.

How should female tourists dress in Morocco?

A woman traveling to Morocco should wear long skirts and dresses, jeans or pants that cover the knees, draping tunics, polo shirts, and camisoles that can be worn under sweaters and cardigans. Women generally wear sandals or loafers; rarely do they wear heels.

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