March 4, 2015


Algerian tourist products at ITB Berlin 2015

Algeria is to take part in the 49th International Tourism Bourse (ITB Berlin), the world's leading trade show, to be held March 4-8 2015 at Messe Berlin exhibition. Algeria will be represented by the National Office of Tourism (ONT).

Algeria's participation is in line with "the sector's policy to promote tourist industry in our country according to the tourism management"...

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March 3, 2015


New life breathed into Algeria's French colonial heritage

Algeria's thorny relationship with its French colonial heritage is starting to change. In Oran, residents have founded a non-profit organisation to renovate a former military hospital that they say is part and parcel of the country's history and identity. Half of the hospital has already been renovated.

Oran is a picturesque city in north-western Algeria. First settled in the 10th century by Moorish tribes, the city bears the traces of a long and colourful history marked by Romans, Arabs, Berbers, Spanish and Ottoman occupations and French colonialism.

Yet despite its rich history,...

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February 11, 2015


Algeria, Italy to ink tourism cooperation agreement

The Algerian National Office of Tourism (ONAT) will sign soon a cooperation agreement in the field of tourism with Italy, said Tuesday its Director General Mohamed Cherif Selatnia.

In a statement to APS, Selatnia said that this agreement will be signed on the occasion of the International Tourism Exchange (Milan, 12-14 February 2015).


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