Mauritania also called the Islamic Republic of Mauritania and is one of the numerous Western African countries with rich history and culture. The nation is surrounded to the west by the Atlantic Ocean and Senegal to the Southwest. Being part of Africa, many travelers choose to steer clear of Mauritania but the truth is the country has a lot of unspoiled natural beauty. It’s a very hot country but also a very virgin one. Today we’ll a look at what sets Mauritania apart from the rest of the world and what makes it worth seeing. These are some of the things Mauritania is famous for; First of let’s begin with how one can communicated in Mauritania, the official language of country is Arabic, so if you’re planning a trip, make sure to learn at least the essentials in case you don’t manage to find English speakers. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!