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Mauritania Flag The Islamic Republic of Mauritania is a North African country. It borders Algeria, Mali, Senegal, and Western Sahara (which is claimed by Morocco), as well as having a coastline on the Atlantic Ocean.

As of 2009, the population of Mauritania was estimated as being 3,291,000. The country's capital and largest city is Nouakchott, which, as of 1999, had an estimated population of 881,000.

Mauritania Country Details


Country Name Mauritania
Political Status Country
Geographic Location Northwest Africa
Flag Mauritania Flag
Principal Language Arabic
Capital Nouakchott


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African Memories: Travels to the interior of Africa
By Mrs Ndeye Labadens

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African Memories: Travels to the interior of Africa
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Escape to Africa with the beautiful photographs and videos from: Senegal Ghana The Gambia Mauritania Cote D’Ivoire or Ivory Coast Morocco Cameroon Nigeria Egypt Kenya Libya Benin Cabo Verde Mali Do you enjoy discovering new places? Are you dreaming of adventure? Give yourself the deserved rest and enjoy the beautiful and stunning pictures of Africa. Each country displays a unique facet of beautiful Africa with all of its different cultures. These new places will take you on a journey of discovery, inspiration, and relaxation. You will feel like being at these places yourself with the author as your personal guide. The author makes you feel like being there yourself. Don't miss out on this opportunity and allow yourself to dive deep into the feeling of holidays and adventure. Allow your family and friends the unique opportunity to experience this journey with you, by offering them this book as a gift.
Mauritania Geographical Western Sahara (English and French Edition)
By Gizi

Gizi Map
Map (1 pages)

Mauritania Geographical Western Sahara (English and French Edition)
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Discover Mauritania and Western Sahara with the colourful Gizi Map. The best way to prepare your trip, to plan your itinerary, and to travel independently. Localities names are indicated in Latin and Arabic alphabets; the legend is in 6 languages (English and Arabic included); inset map of downtown Nouakchott.
Mauritania 1:2,000,000 Travel Map (International Travel Maps)
By ITM Canada

International Travel Maps
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Mauritania 1:2,000,000 Travel Map (International Travel Maps)
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The Map distinguishes roads ranging from highways to streets. Legend includes railways, border crossings, national parks, international airports, airports/airfields, yacht harbours, points of interest / Vista, mosques, archaeological sites, gas stations. The western portion of the wind-swept Sahara is largely occupied by nomadic tribesmen in the north and pastoral peoples in the south. It is an interesting and photogenic country, popular with Europeans.
City Maps Nouakchott Mauritania
By James McFee

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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City Maps Nouakchott Mauritania
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City Maps Nouakchott Mauritania 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 and the list goes on and on. This collection of maps is up to date with the latest developments of the city. This city map is a must if you wish to enjoy the city without internet connection.
History and Tourist Guide of Mauritania: Discover Mauritania Culture and People, tourism Sector
By Sampson Jerry

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History and Tourist Guide of Mauritania: Discover Mauritania Culture and People, tourism Sector
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Discovering of Mauritania tourism sector, for those who have no idea of Mauritania tourism sector that has being in existence over the years, but due to security problem in this region of Africa not many people bordered to give it attention, but looking at the present situation the security problem has come to control and Mauritania itself is a secured place for tourism respite that it is a Muslim country, this book has also given you the guide (below) on how to proceed on your tour. Mauritania Travel can be very interesting, with the various landscape features that are available in the African country. Located in West Africa, Mauritania is an extremely interesting country to explore. There is lot of sand and desert in the country, but despite that the country is abundant in rich wildlife, especially birds. There are many ancient and medieval caravans in Mauritania, which attract numerous tourists annually. An interplay of ocean and dunes, where the Saharan dunes end as the wild coasts begin, these are what you can expect to see when you visit Mauritania. It’s deep canyons, its grandiose dune fields, its eye-grabbing plateaus, its ancients cities, the virginal coastlines and the seas of sand that are even larger than some European countries are a few of the things that make this place such an exciting place to visit. Some of the places you should never miss when you visit Mauritania is the Parc National du Banc d’Arguin, which is easily one of the world’s best when it comes to bird-watching and the Nouadhibou, this regions gateway and fishing port that will offer you the freshest and bountiful seafood. Some of the most exciting activities that you can participate in during your journey are trekking, camel riding and even hot-air ballooning. The best time to give Mauritania is between November thru March where the temperature during daytime is around mid-20°C and is quite ideal for touring. At night, it may get very cold, so be ready with clothes that will keep you comfortable This eBook titled: “Tourist Guide on Mauritania” is provided for your Guide and information when touring Mauritania, you don’t need to get lost or frustrated during your tour in any way, and you will have the knowledge of the environment and the places you intend to visit ahead of your visit. Security information is very important when touring a country. Our security information in this book is complete to provide you the security guide, once you abide to the instruction given in the book. You may need to read and understand the information related to Mauritania tourism and its content without traveling to Mauritania in person, you can only achieve this by making this book your tourism informer (presided for Mauritania tourism), you will not have any information to miss out

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