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Health & safety

Dangers & annoyances

As well as the usual precautions, care should be taken when walking in the area around the casbah. Oran has a large number of unemployed people and tension does rise in the street. In the summer it can get very crowded – and the noise in the centre of the city can continue late into the night.

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While you're there

Medical services

Civil Hospital (041 343311, 343316; 76 blvd

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