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Address: Niger
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The largest desert in the world, extending between 800 and 1,200 miles and...

The largest desert in the world, extending between 800 and 1,200 miles and at least 3,000 miles from east to west, covers one-fourth the area of Africa including the lands of Algeria, Morocco, Libya, Tunisia and Egypt.

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The great touareg sea of sand

The Tenéré Desert is one of the greatest seas of sands in the Sahara. It is limited on the West by the impressive AIr Mountains (almost 2000 m), home of the delightful valley and... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2014
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 13 February 2014

The Tenéré Desert is one of the greatest seas of sands in the Sahara. It is limited on the West by the impressive AIr Mountains (almost 2000 m), home of the delightful valley and village of Timia and its guelta, always full water (sometimes with a huge waterfall) and 600 km to the East by the remote Djado Plateau inhabited... More 

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Reviewed 17 September 2013

January 2011 was the first time I went with a medical team to Niger SIM. We stay at the guest house in the hospital. It was very interesting helping the missionaries working there. It is a desert. Every where dry and windy sand blowing every now and then. It is very cold in the mornings and evening. But sometimes very... More 

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