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Ahaggar Mountains

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Ahaggar is the highest mountain range in the Algerian part of the Sahara (the Arabs call this place their own way — Hoggar). Its main peak is Tahat mountain, altitude 2908 m. The population of Ahaggar is Tuareg nomads of Berber origin. Since the mid-18th century there was a state ...

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Kund Lake

Kund Lake

Kund Lake is located in South Darfur, one of the states of Sudan. Lake depth of 2-3 meters has an area of ​​1,200 hectares, with heavy rainfall and 100-200 — in the dry season, it is located at an altitude of 460 meters above sea level. In the north-west of ...

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Crater Lake Deribo

Crater Lake Deribo

In Darfur in western Sudan is an extinct volcano Jebel Marra. Its crater is located at an altitude of 3042 meters. The last time the volcano came to life 4000 years ago. But even today it is not considered to be extinct, and sleeping. The fact that the slopes are ...

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The necropolis of Meroe

The necropolis of Meroe

Pyramid unequivocally that we associate with Egypt. These unique buildings, which are symbols of ancient civilizations for centuries attracted the attention of both scientists and tourists. Few, however, know that the pyramids in Africa is not only in Egypt, similar structures can be found in the Sudan, in the territory ...

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SUDAN

SUDAN

Sudan occupies 2.5 million. Km2 in the North-East Africa, in the north-east by the Red Sea. Until 1956 — Condominium Egypt and the UK. Official language — Arabic. Most of the Sudan — Darfur plateau (highest point — Mount Marr, 3088 m) and Kordofan, in the south — the spurs ...

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