Oualidia

Oualidia (Moroccan Arabic: الوالديةl-walidiya) is a coastal village in Morocco situated between El Jadida and Safi. It is located beside a protected natural lagoon and has been called Morocco's "oyster capital," a reference to the significant role shellfish harvesting plays in the local economy.[1]

Oualidia
ⵡⴰⵍⵉⴷⵉⵢⴰ / الوالدية
Walidiya
Oualidia is located in Morocco
Oualidia
Oualidia
Location in Morocco
Coordinates: 32°44′N 9°01′W / 32.733°N 9.017°W / 32.733; -9.017
Country Morocco
RegionCasablanca-Settat
ProvinceSidi Bennour
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (WEST)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Morocco's rugged oyster capital Oualidia is an overlooked treasure". The National. 4 February 2012. Retrieved 6 May 2017.


Coordinates: 32°44′N 9°01′W / 32.733°N 9.017°W / 32.733; -9.017