Mountains Of Morocco: Day 12

We will walk through coastal hills and farmland to Sid M’Bark . It will be about 5 hours walking.

DO YOU KNOW: In 1943 United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and French Generals Charles de Gaulle, and Henri Giraud met in this Moroccan city to decide that it would only choose unconditional surrender from the Axis powers in World War II.

ANSWER: Casablanca

DID YOU KNOW: In December 2012, Bank-Al Maghrib issued a 25-dirham banknote to commemorate the 25th anniversary of banknote production at the Moroccan State Printing Works. It is the first banknote in the world to be printed on Durasafe, a paper-polymer-paper composite substrate produced by Fortress Paper similar to the new Canadian bill made in Canada.

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