Regions in Mauritania
Coastal Mauritania is a small stretch of land with a smashing Atlantic shoreline and the capital city of Mauritania.
In the south, the Sahelian Mauritania semi-arid area includes the patchily green Senegal River basin.
Saharan Mauritania has a vast northern desert region that is mostly desert.
Cities in Mauritania
- Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania.
- Nouadhibou, large fishing centre and industrial harbour.