Algiers - Post Report Question and Answers
What have been the highlights of your time in this country? Best trips or experiences?
So far not many, travel to Europe was a highlight but with entry restrictions and closed air space that is gone. - Oct 2020
Weather is very nice. Desert trip in-country worthwile otherwise frequent, short jaunts to Europe are a necessity. - Oct 2020
Easy travel to Europe. Restrictions make in country travel complicated. Lots of people enjoy going to the desert in the winter. - Sep 2019
Travel - Algeria is a beautiful country. I have visited Taghit in the desert, along with Roman ruins in Timgad and beautiful cities. - Mar 2019
Go to the desert. Do not leave Algeria without going to the Sahara. It is unbelievable. - Sep 2016
Go to Oran and Constantine to visit.
Definitely go to the deserts of Taghit or Timmimoun. They are beautiful and untouched. - Jun 2016
There are some nice Roman ruins, but as a USG you need official permission (with a weeks notice) and a police escort whenever you leave the city. They say it's for your protection, but it's more so they can keep an eye on you. - Mar 2014
Trips to Europe. - Oct 2013
The diplomatic community there was small, but very close. And I had the good fortune to meet the local wine broker during my third week there. - Dec 2011