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Western Sahara

Western Sahara
  • Capital

    Capital

    El-Aaiun

  • Local time

    Local time

    18:36

  • Population

    Population

    552 008

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +212

  • Currency

    Currency

    DH MAD (dirham)

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Western Sahara

Western Sahara
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  • Capital

    Capital

    El-Aaiun

  • Local time

    Local time

    18:36

  • Population

    Population

    552 008

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +212

  • Currency

    Currency

    DH MAD (dirham)

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 0.77 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    53mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    266 000 km2

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Arab
    Berber

  • Religion

    Religion

    Islam
    Islam

  • Languages

    Languages

    Hassaniya Arabic
    Moroccan Arabic

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    phosphate mining, handicrafts

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    fruits and vegetables, camels, sheep, goats (kept by nomads), fish

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    phosphates, iron ore

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    phosphates, iron ore

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What not to do when visiting Western Sahara

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Don’t forget to shake hands when greeting (men). Kisses on both cheeks are shared among friends and family. Don’t initiate greetings with the opposite gender - a slight bow may suffice.

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Don’t speak before the eldest has spoken first, when in the community.

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Don’t wear tight and revealing clothes, especially if you’re a woman - shoulders and knees should always be covered.

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Don’t give alcohol and don’t open gifts in front of guests.

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