Algeria: Mzab and Tassili n′Ajjer (December 1973)

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The Mzab is a small region of the northern Sahara that is populated by Mozabites, a Berber tribe. It consists of five walled towns, including Ghardaia and Beni Isguen, the architecture of which is particularly well adapted to the harsh environment.

 

Towns of Mzab.

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Market square (Azghar Oughame) in Ghardaia.

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Inside a mosque of Ghardaia.

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In the streets of Ghardaia and Beni Isguen.

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Djanet and Tassili.

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