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Fabulous

The Pentapolis consists of five walled hilltop towns the oldest - and for me the most interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
BaghdadSuzanne
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Brussels, Belgium
Highlight of my trip to Algeria

Ghardaïa is part of a pentapolis, a hilltop city amongst four others, built almost a thousand years... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Khamlia
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Pentapolis consists of five walled hilltop towns the oldest - and for me the most interesting - being El Atteuf, followed by Beni Isguen and Ghardaia. The other two are newer and I was informed not worth it visiting . In El Atteuf we...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Ghardaïa is part of a pentapolis, a hilltop city amongst four others, built almost a thousand years ago in the M’Zab valley. It was founded by the Mozabites, a Muslim Ibadi sect of non-Arabic Muslims, including the Berbers. Interesting was also that women are dressed...More

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