West Africa

Trip stories
At the beach in Senegal

The dark side of Dakar

Dec 25, 2010

Arriving in Dakar for our West Africa journey.

Ferry landing in Banjul

Last ferry to Banjul

Dec 29, 2010

The Gambia road and boat trip.

Sept Place car in Guinea

Bypassing the red tape in Conakry

Dec 31, 2010

Using a sept-place to cross Guinea.

Trees in Mali

Getting organized in Bamako and Ségou

Jan 1, 2011

Entering Mali and organizing the continuing journey.

Great Mosque in Djenne

The great mud town of Djenné

Jan 3, 2011

A visit to Djenné, iconic town of mud buildings.

Mud village in the cliffs

The Bandiagara Escarpment

Jan 6, 2011

Mud villages in the cliffs of the Bandiagara escarpment.