Crawling up through Mauritania

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November 27th 2010
Published: November 30th 2010
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Cute, very cute we were, but even more naive....The bus ride from Bamako to Nouakchott was indeed a bit more than the promised 30 hours, which I also mentioned in the previous blog entry. I would have settled for 40, but in the end it became 50 hours. Ok truth be told: we arrived just a bit too late at the border, so we were forced to sleep there. But the Mauritanian customs were nice and suggeste... Read Full Entry

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As stated before: you got to marinate them with white wine...
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Something Went Wrong...

Does someone know what's going on with our camera? This ain't normal....
Sunrise at 6 amSunrise at 6 am
Sunrise at 6 am

And it was still cold.
Our TrainOur Train
Our Train

We couldn't see the end nor the beginning. They state it's 2.3 km long: the longest train in the world!!!!

Smiling in the morning, but during the night frequent curses could be heard. The wind and moist were not helping us....
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Just an Overview Picture

The Trans-Siberian was a bit more comfortable.

30th November 2010

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