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Morocco: Avoid coming during Ramadan

Posted by Fodor's Editors on May 10, 2010 at 2:00:00 AM EDT | Post a Comment

The Muslim calendar is lunar, and dates for Ramadan and other religious holidays shift back 11 days each year. Non-Muslim travelers will probably want to avoid a visit at this time. During this monthlong fast all cafés and nearly all restaurants are closed during the day, and the pace of work is reduced.

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