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Asilah, in the province of Morocco , Information, history  and Property for Sale and Rent

description : Asilah is located 42 km southeast of the town of Tangier on the Atlantic coast.The town is completely surrounded by Portuguese defensive walls that were erected in the 15th century.

There are extensive beaches and a natural harbor on the northwest side of the town.Farmlands surround the town and there are no factories in the immediate area.

To the north of Asilah lie beach resorts and to the southeast lie squatter settlements called mixik.This northern Atlantic coastal area falls into the Mediterra

History of Asilah

history : Asilahs history stretches back to around 1500 BC, since then it has changed hands several times.The significance and morphology of the town is linked to its natural harbor.

The Phoenicians called it Silis or Zilis and used the town mainly as a trading post.Being at a favorable location at the crossroads between the East and West, it was later occupied by the Carthaginians, Byzantines, and the Romans.

In the 9th century it was occupied by the Arabs and the Normans.In 1471, Asilah was occupied by the Portuguese who built the towns fortifications.

It was voluntarily returned to Morocco in 1550, but was absorbed by the Spanish as they took control of Portugal in the late 16th century.In 1692 the town was recaptured by the Moroccans under the lead

Things to visit in Asilah

to visit : For a town as small as Asilah, the history, culture, and art is felt almost immediately upon arrival.Asilah has recently constructed an impressive library that can be located near the center of town.

Find the green grass, garden, and well-kept palms and you are there.You might be able to get free Internet access here as well during the day.

If you are heading to Morocco, Asilah is a must-see if you plan on heading down along the coastline.

Interesting Links of Asilah

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Picture of the Town of Asilah, located in the Costa del Sol of Morocco Province, Morocco
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Picture of the Town of Asilah, located in the Costa del Sol of Morocco Province, Morocco
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Picture of the Town of Asilah, located in the Costa del Sol of Morocco Province, Morocco
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Picture of the Town of Asilah, located in the Costa del Sol of Morocco Province, Morocco
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Picture of the Town of Asilah, located in the Costa del Sol of Morocco Province, Morocco
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Picture of the Town of Asilah, located in the Costa del Sol of Morocco Province, Morocco
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Some properties for sale in Asilah

Showing 5 properties out of a total of 5 : from 100 Eu to 9,999,999 Eu : for sale : in the town of Asilah : in Morocco province

Apartment for sale in Asilah  | Apartment to buy in Asilah | REF:ASI004 | 104065 Euros
FOR SALE
Asilah, Apartment
Eu 104,065
1 beds | 73 Sqm | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/NONE.gif
Apartment for sale in Asilah  | Apartment to buy in Asilah | REF:ASI005 | 126960 Euros
FOR SALE
Asilah, Apartment
Eu 126,960
2 beds | 100 Sqm | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/NONE.gif
Apartment for sale in Asilah  | Apartment to buy in Asilah | REF:ASI001 | 133900 Euros
5 STAR
Asilah, Apartment
Eu 133,900
2 beds | 80 Sqm | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/5STAR.gif
Apartment for sale in Asilah  | Apartment to buy in Asilah | REF:ASI003 | 133900 Euros
5 STAR
Asilah, Apartment
Eu 133,900
2 beds | 80 Sqm | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/5STAR.gif
Apartment for sale in Asilah  | Apartment to buy in Asilah | REF:ASI006 | 179880 Euros
FOR SALE
Asilah, Apartment
Eu 179,880
3 beds | 137 Sqm | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/NONE.gif
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