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This is me after being crammed into a "Sept Place" taxi for almost 5 hours. On the "bac" (ferry) waiting to make the final leg of the journey across the Saloum River to Foundiougne.....where the mosquitoes were waiting for me.
Wilting in Foundiougne

September 17th 2006
The Ginger Starts to Wilt I knew that it was going to be humid. I knew that it was going to be very hot. And I knew that there would be mosquitoes - lots of them. But I really hadn't quite prepared myself for Foundiougne in the rainy season. I remember sitting in the solarcentury office in London back in July as the temperature hit 34.9°C and everyone wilted. I remember trying not ... read more
Africa » Senegal » Fatick Region » Foundiougne

Senegalese Flag 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
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