Advertisement
« previous next »
I think it is...  

I think it is...

Close Encounters of the Best Kind

December 20th 2010
Nothing prepared me for it. I had signed up for just this experience; I knew I was going to see one (or two) of them. But then I SAW the first oneā€¦and I about choked on seawater because I was so astounded. I was awestruck and giddy all at once. Just inches away, a whale shark was slipping by, its massive grey body, spotted in white, almost blocking the rest of my view. So close that it ... read more
Africa » Djibouti

Djiboutian Flag The French Territory of the Afars and the Issas became Djibouti in 1977. Hassan Gouled APTIDON installed an authoritarian one-party state and proceeded to serve as president until 1999. Unrest among the Afars minority during the 1990s led to a civil ... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.99s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 13; qc: 65; dbt: 0.07s; 65; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.6mb