life through the lens
I crossed the Gambia river at Banjul and carried on by bus and moped to Foundiougne, Senegal in May 2003.
The CFA is the currency of several countries in West Africa, primarily former French colonies
The village of Foundiougne on the Sine-Saloum delta
The Saloum river at Foundiougne
Dolphins in the Saloum river, on my way to Mar Lodj
Arriving at Mar Lodj, a beautiful area in the Sine-Saloum delta
My beachside campement at Mar Lodj
The riverside mangroves at Mar Lodj
The Saloum river at Mar Lodj
Mar Lodj village is situated behind the riverside campements
The city streets of Thies, east of Dakar
The French colonial city of Saint-Louis
The beach at the fishing town of Guet N'Dar, across the Senegal river from Saint-Louis
Boats and goats at the Atlantic Ocean, Guet N'Dar, Saint-Louis
The colourful buildings of Saint-Louis
The Presidential Palace in Dakar
Looking down on the tiny Goree Island from Le Castel
A World War II gun on Le Castel, Goree Island
It's a lovely place to walk around and has many colonial buildings - Goree Island
Goree Island is only about 1km from Dakar and brings many locals from the mainland on weekends
The alleyways of Goree Island
Goree Island was a centre for the shipment of slaves.
Inside the Slave House (La Maison des Esclaves) on Goree Island
The Slave House's doorway to the Atlantic, Goree Island
A colourful mural on Goree Island
Saly-Portugal's beach, on the Atlantic coast
A Senegalese drum & dance group in Saly-Portugal
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