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Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata

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beutiful

it part mosque, this place amazing, but you cant pass inside, there fence, it place in cener... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2015
Mikhail K
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St. Petersburg, Russia
History in spades.

I was staying in an auberge right opposite the old abandoned city of Ouadane, and managed to find... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2013
Bobleponge216
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Eance, France
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These fortified cities were built to serve camel carvans and are not easily accessible. Some still have fascinating mosques and decorated houses.
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19 Dec 2015
“beutiful”
25 Sep 2013
“History in spades.”
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Mauritania
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

it part mosque, this place amazing, but you cant pass inside, there fence, it place in cener chinguetti, near library

Thank Mikhail K
Reviewed 25 September 2013

I was staying in an auberge right opposite the old abandoned city of Ouadane, and managed to find the time to get across and see it. Wow, I was so glad I did. On entering the new wooden gates you can see the old city...More

1  Thank Bobleponge216
Reviewed 11 November 2007

One of the outposts along the caravan route, Chinguetti has been designated a World Heritage sight. Not far from Atar, it is an easy day trip into the desert using an all wheel drive truck. Today it is a shadow of it's former self, even...More

6  Thank RNBNY
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