Islamic Republic of Mauritania


Country profile:

Location: West Africa.
Borders: Western Sahara, Algeria, Mali, Senegal.
Capital: Nouakchott.
Area: 1,030,000 km2.
Population: 4,067,564.
Currency: Ouguiya MRO.
Independence from France: year 1960.

Travel articles about Mauritania

People of Mauritania - Photos of Mauritanian People
People Africa

People of Mauritania – Photos of Mauritanian People

People of Mauritania People. The other side of traveling. No monuments, no museums, no gardens or palaces. To really get to know a country, you have to interact with its people. Photography always kept my attention and I got my first SRL camera when I was 16 years old. During my Visual Arts studies at […]

Ben Amera & Ben Aicha - Mauritania Isolated Desert Monoliths
Adventure Africa

Ben Amera & Ben Aicha – Mauritania isolated desert monoliths

The mighty void of Sahara Desert reveals interesting facts and fascinating legends. 4 km / 2.4 mi from a little desert village on the railway stretch from Nouadhibou to Zouerate, we can spot an enormous mass of dark rock belonging to Ben Amera monolith, rising up to 633 m / 2076 ft. Totally controlling the […]

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Africa travel guide – Visit Africa independently “Africa is an amazing continent to visit, the Cradle of Humankind. It has a total of 54 countries with a total population of 1.1 billion people. The most spoken languages in Africa are Arabic, Somali, Berber, Amharic, Oromo, Swahili, Hausa, Igbo, Fulani, and Yoruba.” My Top places to […]