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Journey back in time

It was more interesting than I was expecting. Nice to watch the Tuareg silversmiths working the... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
António M
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Lisbon District, Portugal
Plenty of old earth buildings

A must see if you happen to be in Agadez! Very interesting also because the old houses are still... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Maurizio P
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20 Nov 2017
“Journey back in time”
6 Aug 2017
“Plenty of old earth buildings”
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Agadez, Niger
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

It was more interesting than I was expecting. Nice to watch the Tuareg silversmiths working the traditional way using fire.

Thank António M
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

A must see if you happen to be in Agadez! Very interesting also because the old houses are still inhabited by the original owners who have been owning them for generations. Nobody ever complains here if you take photos. A very nice travel experience that...More

1  Thank Maurizio P
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Agadez doesn't get much tourism these days due to the security situation, but I visited the old quarter with a staff member from my hotel who showed me around, and felt perfectly safe. Most of the tourist shops have closed down, but there are still...More

2  Thank kulthoum
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

If you're in Agadez you're already well off the beaten travel path of most. The old quarter has a few neat shops, it's not bustling post the end of major French tourism to the area, but has enough cool Tuareg items to make it interesting.

2  Thank JeffreyHanley
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Reviewed 10 September 2013

Wonderful town worth a visit. Unfortunately very difficult to access, for security reasons. I have to say I felt perfectly safe but I visited the town together with friends living there.

3  Thank globetrotteuse1966
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