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Djibouti Flag The Republic of Djibouti (Somali: Jabuuti) is a country in the Horn of Africa. It shares land borders with Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Somalia, as well as having a coastline on the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden (an arm of the Indian Ocean).

As of 2009, the population of Djibouti was estimated as being 864,000. The country's capital and largest city is the City of Djibouti (French: Ville de Djibouti) which had a population of 475,332 when measured in the 2009 census.

Djibouti Country Details


Country Name Djibouti
Political Status Country
Geographic Location East Africa
Flag Djibouti Flag
Principal Languages
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Somali
  • Capital Djibouti


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    Lonely Planet Ethiopia, Djibouti & Somaliland (Travel Guide)
    By Lonely Planet & Tim Bewer

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    Lonely Planet Ethiopia, Djibouti & Somaliland (Travel Guide)
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    • Lonely Planet
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    Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

    Lonely Planet Ethiopia, Djibouti & Somaliland is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the crooked alleyways of Harar, gape at the rock paintings of Las Geel, or experience the calcareous chimneys of Lac Abbe; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Ethiopia, Djibouti, and Somaliland and begin your journey now!

    Inside Lonely Planet Ethiopia, Djibouti & Somaliland Travel Guide:

    • Colour maps and images throughout
    • Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
    • Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
    • Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
    • Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
    • Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, art, literature, poetry, music, dance, architecture, politics, landscapes, wildlife, and cuisine
    • Over 45 local maps
    • Useful features - including Top Experiences, If You Like (activity guide), and Month-by-Month (annual festival calendar)
    • Coverage of Addis Ababa, Djibouti City, Hargeisa, Harar, Lalibela, Gonder, Tigray, Berbera, Lac Abbe, Lac Assal, Las Geel, Bahir Dar, Aksum, Mekele, the Danakil, Woldia, Arba Minch, and more

    The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Ethiopia, Djibouti & Somaliland, our most comprehensive guide to Ethiopia, Djibouti, and Somaliland, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.

    • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Africa guide for a comprehensive look at all the continent has to offer.

    Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Jean-Bernard Carillet, Tim Bewer & Stuart Butler.

    About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

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    2007 Country Profile and Guide to Djibouti - National Travel Guidebook and Handbook - Economic and Commercial Reports, Camp Lenonier American Military Presence, Horn of Africa (Two CD-ROM Set)
    By U.S. Government

    Progressive Management
    Released: 2007-01-18
    CD-ROM (99999 pages)

    2007 Country Profile and Guide to Djibouti - National Travel Guidebook and Handbook - Economic and Commercial Reports, Camp Lenonier American Military Presence, Horn of Africa (Two CD-ROM Set)
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    Completely updated and revised for this new edition, our unique electronic book on two CD-ROMs has an amazing collection of the finest federal documents and resources about Djibouti, providing encyclopedic coverage of all aspects of the country. This disc set provides a truly fantastic reference source, with over one hundred thousand pages reproduced in Adobe Acrobat format! There is complete coverage of newsworthy material about Djibouti, including the USAID reports (over 2600 pages), Camp Lemonier U.S. military presence, Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa, Doing Business, African business guide, energy in Africa, and more. This incredible and comprehensive series on the countries of the world contains material from the State Department, Department of Defense, White House, and cabinet agencies including Agriculture, Energy, and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. There is complete information about geography, people, government, the economy, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues. In addition to the nation-specific material, as a bonus we have included reports about every country on the globe, with 271 nations, dependent areas, and other entities identified by the Central Intelligence Agency. The CIA World Factbook is considered an invaluable "world encyclopedia" reference book. This incredible two CD-ROM set is packed with over 100,000 pages reproduced using Adobe Acrobat PDF software - allowing direct viewing on Windows and Macintosh systems. The Acrobat cataloging technology adds enormous value and uncommon functionality to this impressive collection of government documents and material. Our news and educational discs are privately compiled collections of official public domain U.S. government files and documents - they are not produced by the federal government. They are designed to provide a convenient user-friendly reference work, utilizing the benefits of the Adobe Acrobat format to uniformly present thousand
    City Maps Djibouti Djibouti
    By James McFee

    CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
    Paperback (24 pages)

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    City Maps Djibouti Djibouti is an easy to use small pocket book filled with all you need for your stay in the big city. Attractions, pubs, bars, restaurants, museums, convenience stores, clothing stores, shopping centers, marketplaces, police, emergency facilities are only some of the places you will find in this map. This collection of maps is up to date with the latest developments of the city as of 2017. We hope you let this map be part of yet another fun Djibouti adventure :)
    Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and Socotra - Revised and Expanded Edition (Princeton Field Guides)
    By Nigel Redman & John Fanshawe

    Princeton University Press
    Paperback (512 pages)

    Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and Socotra - Revised and Expanded Edition (Princeton Field Guides)
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    • Princeton University Press
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    Birds of the Horn of Africa is widely regarded as the best field guide to the more than 1,000 species of resident, migrant, and vagrant birds found in northeast Africa―and it just got even better. Now fully revised and expanded, this comprehensive, easy-to-use guide has been updated with the latest information on distribution, identification, and taxonomy. New vagrants to the region have been added; color plates, illustrations, and distribution maps have been thoroughly updated and improved; and much more―making this still the must-have guide for birders, naturalists, and travelers in the region.

    • Covers Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and the Socotra archipelago
    • Features more than 2,600 illustrations on 213 stunning color plates
    • Provides a color distribution map for every species
    • Detailed species accounts on facing pages describe key identification features, similar species, geographical variation, habitat, status, and voice
    • Includes a glossary, identification tips, and information about habitats
    • Key identification features are shown more prominently in the text
    • Now includes an annotated distributional checklist by country and a comparison table for large white-headed gulls


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