Be Live Grand Saïdia, in the gorgeous city of Saïdia, is the perfect location to visit the oriental part of the mountain region called The Rif. This curious named comes from the Berber word Arif, that means border or margin. From Saïdia to Tetuan, The Rif mountain range has an abrupt orography ending on cliffs over the Mediterranean Sea, creating a magnificent landscape. The Rif region has been involve in almost every step of the human history. It has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Phoenicians, Romans, Cartages and Berbers founded cities on the area generating an important comercial exchange zone.