Nomadic experiences in the Sahara.

Mauritania is a country located in the Western Sahara region of Africa. It is bordered by the countries of Senegal, Mali, and Algeria. Mauritania is a largely desert country. The capital city of Mauritania is Nouakchott and the official languages are Arabic and French.

The main reasons to visit Mauritania are to see the Sahara Desert and to experience the nomadic lifestyle. There are several tour companies that offer Sahara Desert tours. These tours typically include a stay in a traditional nomadic camp, where you can experience the nomadic lifestyle firsthand.

Mauritanian cuisine is mostly influenced by the cuisine of North Africa. Common dishes include couscous, tagines (spicy stews) and kebabs.

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