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The biggest town in Morocco was also the least interesting of all, at last until the building of Hassan II mosque. That building is now a must see. Opened in 1993, it misses the weight of history, but shows how powerful leaders still can carry their country richness for self-promoting monuments.
It’s a marvel of architecture, looking big and being bigger than it looks, favoured by its location entering the sea. I didn’t visit the interior, which, for non muslins is only accessible in organized visits, I couldn’t access.
Near the medina we visited City Hall, the most interesting of the official buildings, showing the typical Moresque architecture.
Casablanca is not a touristy city, nor the best place to see Moroccan art and architecture, but, if you're there, then... more travel advice
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