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An Iconic Sight in a Great Location

La Terrasse des Paresseux is a good place to start a walking tour of the area around Boulevard Pasteur and the French colonial part of Tangier. The terrace offers a beautiful sea... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Rockville, Maryland
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Tangier's "terrace of the lazy" is basically a wide pavement extension on Avenue Pasteur with a few antique cannon displayed for tourist attraction, their barrels polished to a shine by visitors sliding on them for photographic opportunity souvenirs, fixed binocular stations are available to spend a dirham for a closer look at the Spanish coastline across the Gibraltar Strait on... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

From the french, the Lazy's Terrace captures the main idea, jobless moroccan youth taking longing looks at Europe, Tarifa in Spain, which seems to be at one's hands reach. You will enjoy yourself better sitting at Cafe de Paris nearby at place de France facing the French Embassy. Choose a delicous cake from the bakery next door, it's the local... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

La Terrasse des Paresseux is a good place to start a walking tour of the area around Boulevard Pasteur and the French colonial part of Tangier. The terrace offers a beautiful sea view. Across from the terrace is the famous Madani perfumer. There you can buy perfumed soaps for under two dollars, knock-offs of your favorite perfume and rare essences.... More 

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Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The aptly named Terrasse des Paresseux in Tangier provides sweeping views of the port and, on a clear day, Gibraltar and Spain. A set of ancient cannons faces the bay, symbolically warding off usurpers. Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/morocco/the-mediterranean-coast-and-the-rif/tangier/sights/architecture/terrasse-des-paresseux#ixzz3LJnd9J00

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Marrakech, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is the place where to meet the local people eating pipas and watching the passers by. The view of the sea and the port is stunning

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Night life, somtimes on the wild side, not very charming, but the mix is quite interesting, families and "boys" and "girls", making the scene. There you ll see all!

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