IMAGES OF MALI...SEEKING SEGOU...OLD CAPITAL OF THE BAMBARA KINGDOM March 4th 2011 IMAGES OF MALI...SEGOU
Festival du Niger is held here each February...music, puppetry, stilt dancing...Malian culture on show
...maybe next time.
After Christmas lunch of roast goat and watermelon in a field under a tree, we (seven of us) arrived in Segou.
Our hotel was next to the river, with rooms named Mopti, Kidal...and Tombouctou...
We are on our way.
As beautifu ... read more
Africa » Mali » Centre » Ségou The Sudanese Republic and Senegal became independent of France in 1960 as the Mali Federation. When Senegal withdrew after only a few months, what formerly made up the Sudanese Republic was renamed Mali. Rule by dictatorship was brought to a close in... ... read more