Nestled between the Mediterranean and the steep, forested hills that form its backdrop, Algiers is a city whose rich history can be seen in its architecture, from its Moorish mosques, Ottoman-style palaces and the Kasbah, a designated UNESCO World Heritage site, to its Berber fortifications, French colonial houses and modern boulevards. The city is home to numerous attractions, including the Great Mosque, the National Library, Martyrs Square, the Bardo Museum and multiple monuments and forts.
Algiers (Arabic: ولاية الجزائر Wilāyat al-Jazāʼir ,Berber languages: ⵜⴰⵎⴻⵏⴰⴹⵜ ⵏ ⵍⴻⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻⵔ ) is a province (wilayah) in Algeria, named after its capital, Algiers, which is also the national capital. It is adopted from the old French département of Algiers and has a population of about 3 million. It is the smallest and most densely populated province of Algeria.
ThingsTodoPost © 2018 All rights reserved.