Illustrated map of North Africa that has known landmarks and cultural features drawn onto their respective countries.

North Africa is Mediterranean, Nilotic, Saharan, and in fluid exchange with West, Central, and East Africa, as well as the Arabian Peninsula.

Illustration by Malik Elmessiry @timidjungle.

What Stories do North Africans Tell of Each Other?

There are many perceptions North Africans hold about each other's countries, but the only way to know if they're accurate is to travel to the region yourself.