Senegal March 8th 2010 Senegal - 7 Weeks
After backpacking for 3 weeks in Mauritania and 4 weeks in Mali we arrived in Senegal in need of some relaxation. In fact we left Djenne in Mali intending to head directly to the beach but the journey really epitomized the difficulties of backpacking in this part of the world.
It took us a day to reach Bamako, then a day to reach Kayes, then a day to reach Tambaco ... read more
Africa » Senegal Independent from France in 1960, Senegal joined with The Gambia to form the nominal confederation of Senegambia in 1982. However, the envisaged integration of the two countries was never carried out, and the union was dissolved in 1989. Despite peace... ... read more
I started travelling in September 2002 and 13 years later I have eaten flakes in 77 countries. After 10 years on the road I've written a book (which led to some publicity in national newspapers a... full info