FACES OF MALI...DJENNE TO DOGON COUNTRY February 28th 2011 FACES OF MALI...DJENNE TO DOGON COUNTRY BANDIAGARA FALAISE
From the magic of the crossing of the Bani Rver to enter the mud town of Djenne...famous for its Mud Mosque...rising before dawn to catch the sunrise over this ancient town...into its bustling Monday market...it's what dreams are made of ...
then to enter the Bandiagara escarpment and trek between Dogon villages...sleeping on mud ro ... read more
Africa » Mali » Centre » Djenné 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