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Djémila — Roman city in Algeria

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Djémila — Roman city in North Africa, about 50 killometrah south from the modern city of Setif in Algeria. It was founded in 96 BC under the name Kuikul by Emperor Nerva as a fortified military camp. Originally the city is an almost perfect square, where the two main streets are ...

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Karnak Temple

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In Luxor there are two grand temples: Luxor and Karnak. Karnak Temple is the largest temple complex of ancient Egypt. It brings together a series of buildings, and looks more like a separate city than a temple. The dimensions of the temple are 1.5 km by 700 m. It is ...

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Guinea attractions

Mount Bagana, 1730M, an active volcano on Bougainville spewing sulphurous gases. 
 
This picture was taken on a six-week trip by private sailboat through the seldom-visited islands north of New Guinea, in an area of the South Pacific known as the Solomon Sea.  Most of the islets here have no airport or regularly scheduled boat services, and their way of life is traditional by economic necessity. The region is also one of the most volcanically active in the world.

Mostly, tourists are attracted to Guinea by ​​its wonders, especially the stunning landscapes of the Fouta-Djalon, endless jungles, excellent road network, and an amazing contrast of dry valleys, located in the north, with modern facilities and areas. The complex bank and office buildings are located between in a fairly modern ...

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Guinea

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Guinea is located in the West Africa, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, and has the 300-kilometer indented coastline. It’s area is about 245.836 km2. Until 1958, Guinea was a colony of France, now it is a presidential republic with a population of about 7.4 million people. The official ...

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Grand Erg Oriental

Grand Erg Oriental

What is the erg? In Arabic, the word means a designated tracts of sand in North Africa, they are characterized by the presence of dunes, as well as the completed absence of vegetation. Grand Erg Oriental is a huge sand desert in the northern part of the Sahara with an ...

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Egypt

EGYPT

Egypt – «Pearl of the Orient». The country of ancient civilization, blessed land, where all years brings bright sunshine and the sea is always warm and transparent. Here you can see the ancient pyramids and the Sphinx, golden treasures of Tutankhamen and the majestic temples of Luxor. On this land, ...

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City of The Dead

City of dead

A small Egyptian city of Luxor can be safely claimed to be one of the most interesting cities in the world. It is a home for many ancient sites, that is why Egypt annually attracts thousands of tourists. The right bank of the Nile, and everything what is located on ...

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Blue Hole in Dahab

Blue Hole in Dahab

Blue Hole in Dahab is a unique place, attracting both leisure travelers and thrill-seekers. Scholars still debate about how was formed the cave in the middle of the Red Sea, sheer depth of it is about one hundred meters and a diameter of at least 50 meters. From the height ...

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Algeria

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Modern Algeria — one of the largest and the most developed countries in Africa, located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea and covers an area of 2381.7 square kilometers. Until 1962 Algeria was a French colony. Official language is Arabic. The country occupies the central part of the mountain ...

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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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