Kasbah

A kasbah, or variant spelling casbah or qasbah in English, also known as qasaba, gasaba and quasabeh, in qassabah, in Portuguese alcáçova, and in Spain alcazaba, is a type of medina or fortress.

Notable Places in the Area

Mosque
The is a mosque in , the capital of . Photo: Brahimpic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
is an 18th-century palace located in the , Algeria. Photo: Aziza Ines, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
is a 16th-century Moorish palace located in the , Algeria. Photo: InesNines, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The is an art museum located in , the capital of . Photo: Abderrahmane boudjenane, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
The (Arabic: قصبة‎, qaṣba, meaning citadel is specifically the citadel of in and the traditional quarter clustered around it. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
is a municipality in , . Photo: Dan Sloan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Town
Bab El Oued is a neighbourhood in , the capital of , along the coast north of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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