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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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Baths of Aphrodite

Baths of Aphrodite

On the Cyprus island, not far from Paphos there is a place where, according to legend, Aphrodite relaxed with her lover Dionysus and other great men. They used to bath in the shade of a fig tree and ferns. People used to believe, that water in this pool grants eternal ...

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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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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 there is an extinct volcano Jebel Marra. Its crater is located at an altitude of 3042 meters. The last eruption of the volcano was 4000 years ago. But even today it is not considered to be extincted 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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Hassan II Mosque

Hassan II Mosque

Incredible mosque, bears the name of King Hassan II, seems to be ready to soar off a cliff over the Atlantic, and ascend to the heights of heaven. The main attraction of Casablanca is one of the most remarkable mosques in the world. It can boast of 210-meter minaret, located ...

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Bahia Palace

Bahia Palace

In the rich and mysterious East of North Africa, in the charming Morocco one of the main pearls is the ancient Marrakech. Huge palaces, great mosques, oasis, eastern sweets, tales of Scheherazade — all Marrakech is the third largest city in the country. One of the main and most beautiful ...

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