Casablanca ("white house" in Spanish, "Dar el Beida" in Arabic) is a relatively modern city on the Atlantic coast of Morocco. It is Morocco's largest city with 3 million inhabitant, its largest port and the economic centre. Casablanca does not have many old buildings, having been developed mainly by the French towards the end of the 19th century. Casablanca is the most westernised city in Morocco and the young people here tend to follow a western life style. Most young women do not cover their heads. In Casablanca is home to the Hassan II mosque, which was completed in 1989 and is the second largest mosque in the world.
Hassan II mosque photo gallery  - 27 pictures of Hassan II mosque
Miscellaneous photos photo gallery  - 8 pictures of Miscellaneous photos
27 photos of the beautiful Hassan II mosque in Casablanca, Morocco
8 miscellaneous photos of Casablanca, mainly of its elegant and westernised centre
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