Trip to Lake Asal April 28th 2006 This will be the last entry into our travelblog. More deathless prose. We decided to make the 6 hour drive to Lake Asal today, and arranged for an Embassy driver and vehicle to take us to the Tadjourah district. Lake Asal is a salt lake, and is the lowest point in Africa. It lies 153 meters (502 feet) below sea level.
Surprisingly, the road to Lake Asal is in pretty good shape. There are ... read more