Morocco is an Arab country located in the Maghreb region of North Africa. Enjoying freedom that is not common among its neighbors, it has long been a major player in the history of the region. Today, the constitutional monarchy is becoming a popular tourist destination, attraction over 10 million tourists a year. Its ancient cities and beautiful mountain terrain draw people to Morocco to experience the country's culture and beauty for themselves. Casablanca, its largest city, is one of the biggest draws for tourists, made famous in classic Hollywood movies. As Morocco continues to grow as an economic and political power, many people are turning their attention to its university system as an opportunity for international study.