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Address: Algeria
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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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Thousand and thousand miles of reg and erg

Driving by night, be carrefull with diving in the sand. The air is pure and you can see a lot of stars you can't see in Europe. Driving by day, the heat make you see caravans of... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2014
LOhmausmelldevant
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Neuilly-Plaisance, France
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

The Desert! It's an amazing and exciting experience. It's so big and quiet you could here a pin drop. Try going to Algiers first, the Sheraton or Hilton are good locations to start. Plan carefully your journey and who you deal with and the quality of the support you will need before venturing South. The desert is a remote and... More 

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Neuilly-Plaisance, France
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Driving by night, be carrefull with diving in the sand. The air is pure and you can see a lot of stars you can't see in Europe. Driving by day, the heat make you see caravans of camels or trees. I cross north to south and south to north by hitchicking with some madness. You have to stop to Tamanrasset... More 

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