Algeria

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Wedding in Algeria

In Algeria, as in all Arab countries, society revolves around religion and the religious customs of Islam. Marriage in Algeria is taken very seriously and is considered by most as a sign of maturity. According to the Qur'an, marriage must be based upon love. Algeria's wedding customs amongst those following the Muslim religion are much the same as in other practicing Muslim communities.

SHORT INFORMATION

Languages and population of Algeria

The official language of Algeria is (literary) Arabic, as specified in its constitution since 1963.

FOOD AND BEVERAGES

Alcohol in Algeria

Algeria produces a selection of wine (not in big volume in more) and also beer. However, Algeria is a Muslim country, and you do not find alcohol sold everywhere, you have to know where to find it.