The medinas in Morocco are an urban area organized within walls, that is, protected by a fortification. In the urban centers of Morocco, all ancient cities, outside their modern neighborhoods, are characterized by being old medinas. In rural areas, all ancient settlements are generally characterized by being ksour, the plural of ksar.
Morocco medina walls are protected by watchtowers and opened by massive gates. In Morocco, the best known old cities are Fes medina, medina Marrakech, Tangier medina, Rabat medina, Tetouan medina, El Jadida medina, Essaouira medina, Larache medina, Meknes medina, Tiznit medina, old medina Casablanca, Chefchaouen medina, Asilah medina, Azemmour medina, Sefrou medina, and Taroudant medina.
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