Rabat, Morocco’s capital, is located on the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the Bou Regreg River. The country’s seventh largest city is fueled by textiles, food processing and construction industries, but was once a port for the Barbary pirates in the 16th through 18th centuries. The Moroccan capital was ranked second place in CNN’s top travel destinations of 2013, though it’s largely an administrative city. Rabat boasts some incredible architecture, including centuries-old mosques, mausoleums and ruins. Bring a little piece of Morocco into your home with these North Africa-infused home décor items.

Robyn is LN's digital editor and a staff writer. Proud alumna of Notre Dame High School in St. Louis and Eastern Illinois University. Avid coffee drinker, dog lover, concertgoer and word nerd.

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