Our Tuareg Wedding...Festival Au Desert...Timbuktu, Mali June 10th 2011 OUR TUAREG WEDDING...FESTIVAL AU DESERT...TIMBUKTU, MALI
Guy looked like "Lawrence of Arabia in sunglasses" as he raised his camel whip...whoosh...sway of the layers of his white bou bou. Then with flourish addressed the crowd and the sand dunes dotted with Tuaregs on camels.
"I give you...my one time daughter...to cherish with your life".
I grasped my sword hilt to not hit anyone...stepped for ... read more
Africa » Mali » North-West » Timbuktu 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