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  • Regions

    Central

    Referring to Central Algeria, does not specifically mean the centre of the country, but in the case of Algeria, where the capital city is located. Algiers is therefore situated in Central Algeria, along the Mediterranean Coast. Cities such as Bouire, Tizi Ouzou, Medea, Blida and Boumerdes are all located in Central Algeria. Algiers is not only the capital city of the country, it is also the ...

  • Business

    Stock Market

    The Algerian stock exchange in Algiers is probably one of the newest stock exchanges in the world. It was created as late as July 1999 but has been growing steadily ever since. The main reason for this late opening is because of the slow progression of financial lending services and practices in Algeria.

  • Embassies

    Canadian Embassy

    The Canadian Embassy in Algeria is located in the city of Algiers. The Ambassador of the Canadian Embassy in Algeria has the responsibility of maintaining good relations between the two countries. Algeria also has its own embassy in Ottawa, Canada, while the city of Montreal has an Algerian Consulate. The close relationship between Algeria and Canada has been reinforced by the fact that both ...

  • Embassies

    U.K. Embassy

    The British Ambassador to Algeria, located at the Embassy of the United Kingdom based in Algiers, has the responsibility of maintaining the relationship between the United Kingdom and Algeria and to promote and encourage business relations between the two countries.

  • Embassies

    French Embassy

    Algeria gained its independence from France in 1962 and chose to establish the French Embassy on a fifteen-hectare estate in Algiers, known as Peltzer Park.

  • Embassies

    German Embassy

    Algeria may not be the first place that most German tourists think of visiting, but the German Embassy in Algeria is certainly a busy place. While it is true that the country has been ravaged by war, Algeria is filled with many excellent tourist attractions and heritage sites, providing an interesting holiday destination.

  • Embassies

    U.S. Embassy

    It was some years after Algeria gained independence from France before the United States of America opened an Embassy in Algiers. The embassy was officially opened on 12 November 1974 offering a comprehensive range of services to both Algerians traveling to the United States, and US citizens visiting Algeria.

  • Travel

    Hotels

    There are a fair number of great hotels in Algeria that are well worth considering if you’re planning a visit. Whether your travel arrangements include a trip to the country’s capital and number one city Algiers, or if you are planning to head to somewhere more remote, you can be sure that there will be at least one really great hotel offering good quality accommodation. It is wise to book ...

  • Regions

    Cities

    If you are looking for a destination with a difference, Algeria may be just the sort of place you had in mind. Filled with interesting architecture, a whole lot of history and stunning landscapes, Algeria has a lot to offer the average tourist. For a holiday where you get to be the first among your friends to explore this fascinating North African country, visit Algeria's cities! Some of the ...

  • Central

    Algiers

    Algiers, with a total population of 2.9 million inhabitants, is the largest and most important city in Algeria. Little wonder then that it is also the country's capital city. It is nicknamed "Alger La Blanche" or "Algiers the White" because of the glistening white buildings that can be seen sloping up from the sea. It is located on the Mediterranean Sea, in the Central region of the country. ...