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"Couscous" Top 5 Page for this destination Morocco Local Custom Tip by JamalMorelli

Morocco Local Customs: 297 reviews and 362 photos

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Couscous

It really is a symbol of family gatherings, the holy day of Friday, a Moroccan symbol - much more so than the flag.

More on this tradition later...

Things you will say in this situation:

HEAR MOROCCAN ARABIC: Salaam alikoom

say HEAR MOROCCAN ARABIC: Hamdoo LilLah

HEAR MOROCCAN ARABIC: SHUKRAN!

after your meal

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Photos by Jamal Morelli, uploaded at Studio Shamharush

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  • Written Dec 3, 2006
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