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Resources for expats and visitors to Morocco

During the move to Morocco, a lot changed for me. I lost a few friends, my family was terrified, and culture shock was in full force.

 As a fresh expat, I'd say the biggest factor of the initial and unavoidable culture shock of moving to Morocco was definitely the isolation. I was in a remote village my first six months brushing up my french, and my Arabic still isn't on par after two years. 

While I had my husband to talk to, I wanted familiarity, and found a bit more via Facebook groups. These are full of friendly expats who have a lot of knowledge on both Morocco and mixed marriages, and we'd love for you to join us! Oftentimes, you'll meet someone here not far from you, or who can guide you in the right direction for anything you might need that you aren't yet able to find here. I've met some of my best friends in these groups, learned a lot about the culture, and laugh with the ladies there quite often. 

Do you have any groups you frequent? If so, let me know and I'll add them to the list! 

Resources for Moroccan wives:

Women who love Moroccans
Couples of the Maghreb
My Arab Muslim Husband 
My Moroccan Husband

Resources for both male and female expats living in Morocco:



English speaking expats living in Casablanca, Morocco
Expats in Casablanca
Expats living in Casablanca


Essaouira expats and friends
Essaouira knitting & craft club
Expat Essaouira


English speaking women living in Fes
Fes expats and friends


Marrakech expats
Expats in Marrakech
English speaking women in Marrakech


Expats in Meknes, Morocco


American and English speaking women living in Oujda


English speaking women living in Rabat


English speaking women in Tangier/Tetouan


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