algeria



algeria is a north african country with a mediterranean coastline and a saharan desert interior. many empires have left legacies here, such as the ancient roman ruins in seaside tipaza. in the capital, algiers, ottoman landmarks like circa-1612 ketchaoua mosque line the hillside casbah quarter, with its narrow alleys and stairways. the city's neo-byzantine basilica notre dame d'afrique dates to french colonial rule.

essai du hamma garden

botanical garden

basilique notre dame d'afrique

popular basilica

kasbah of algiers

UNESCO world heritage

maqam echahid

war memorial

fort santa cruz

16th century

la grande poste

moorish architecture

rue didouche mourad

shopping, buildings

palais des rais (bastion 23)

16th century

bardo national museum

ethnography, prehistory

port sidi fredj

port, history

tipasa archaeological site

UNESCO world heritage

royal mausoleum of mauretania

ancient ruins

mechouar palace

12th century

museum of fine arts

fine arts

timgad

UNESCO world heritage

ketchaoua mosque

mosque, cathedral

gouraya national park

UNESCO world heritage

gare d'oran

train station

basilique saint augustin

19th century

sidi m'cid bridge

suspension bridge

museum of modern art

modern art

emir abdelkader mosque

modern mosque

sidi boumediene mosque

mosque, tomb

ahmed bay palace

historic palace

ain achir beach

public beach

Djémila (Cuicul) Roman ruins

UNESCO world heritage

djemaa el djedid

historic mosque

kefrida waterfalls

waterfall, lake

tamentfoust fort

military fort

oran theatre

opera, performances

sidi rached bridge

bridge, arch

tibhirine monastery

monastery, views

madagh beach

quite beach

pacha mosque

18th century