Short about Algeria
Is a country in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa with Algiers as its capital.
Ten fun facts about Algeria
Algeria is the 11th largest country in the world and the 2nd largest in Africa.
Arabic is the official language of the country spoken by 80% of the population. They also speak French.
The legal system in Algeria is based on French and Islamic law.
80%-90% of Algeria is Sahara desert. And they have the biggest sand dunes.
Algeria is considered the country with the highest cost of living in North Africa.
The first Algerian president is Ahmed Ben Bella who was elected in 1963 and served for only 2 years.
The couscous is the Algerian national dish.
The highest weather temperature that was ever recorded in Algeria is 60.5 celsius.
The national day in Algeria is on November 1st. It's also called "Revolution Day".
The currency of Algeria is the Algerian Dinar.