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From Cueta into Morocco
1)Leave Spain by driving through border post with just a wave.
2)Park up on the right before border
3)Go to first window with "white"entry cars (we got our card from ferry ticket office in Algeciras)
4)Next is customs with your passport and V5 document (original not a copy). Fill in the 3 piece form.
5)Get vehicle and drive up to next guy where he checks passports and asks if there is anything to declare. He also had a very quick look at the Landy.
And thats it. Drive past the hundreds of taxis and into Morocco.
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I was asked if I had any guns or catholic bible.
For our 1974 honeymoon I drove to Morocco in a Triumph Vitesse convertible and the customs guy asked if I had arms and I (jokingly) said, "Yes, two." Whereupon we had to empty absolutely everything out of the car. Duh.

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Excellent info - hoping to go in the future.

Regarding the Bible - would this be confiscated if you were carrying one?
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They are looking for religious groups who are proselytising, which is against Moroccan law. One bible is acceptable, several crates of bibles are not.

A group who were running an orphanage near Azrou were expelled in March 2010, see Village of Hope This is one of two orphanages in the area that I visited a couple of years earlier.
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