North Africa

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An online cruising guide for yachts sailing along the coast of North Africa.

North Africa
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4300 Mediterranean and Black Sea
4301 Mediterranean — western part
Mediterranean — eastern part
BA92 - Cabo de Sao Vincente to Stait of Gibraltar
BA3132 - Strait of Gibraltar to Arqipelago de Madera
W310 Mediterranean Sea
51160 - Cabo de Sao Vicente to Strait of Gibraltar
2 Mediterranean


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Countries, Ports, Anchorages, and Islands

Countries Offshore Islands
Algeria Algeria/wiki/Algeria
Libya Libya/wiki/Libya
Morocco Morocco/wiki/Morocco
Sudan Sudan/wiki/Sudan
Tunisia Tunisia/wiki/Tunisia
Western Sahara Western Sahara/wiki/Western_Sahara
Canary IslandsCanary Islands/wiki/Canaries
Cape Verde IslandsCape Verde Islands/wiki/Cape_Verde
Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe/wiki/Sao_Tome_and_Principe

Things to do Ashore

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