Posts Tagged ‘west africa’

Photo Essay: Île de Gorée, Senegal

Just 3km off the coast of Dakar, the capital of Senegal, lies the pretty little island of Gorée. Boats regularly come and go ferrying passengers who flock here every day, many simply to escape the hustle and bustle of the city...


Photo Essay: The Back Streets of Mindelo, Cape Verde

One of an archipelago of 10 islands in the Atlantic Ocean, about 500km off the West African coast, São Vicente is home to the cultural capital of the islands, the town of Mindelo. I’ve been lucky enough to visit the is...