"Lac Rose, a pink lake very close to the Atlantic Ocean in Senegal" This man spends 6-7 hours a day,6 days a week in water with a salt content close to 40%. He manages to harvest about a ton of salt per day, which is loaded in a small wooden boat & when the boat is full, he returns to the shore and the boat is discharged by his wife and other family members. The salt is sold locally and for exports to other West African countries. Pink Lakes, Lakes Retba, Atlantic Ocean, Wooden Boats, Nut Trees, Salts Content, Men Spend, Lac Rose, Shea Butter
Touba Mosque, Senegal. Center of the Mouride Brotherhood, a Sufi Islamic order prominent in West Africa
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe The Victoria falls is 1 708 meters wide, making it the largest curtain of water in the world. It drops between 90m and 107m into the Zambezi Gorge and an average of 550,000 cubic metres of water plummet over the edge every minute.
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Africa! Africa! Africa! Why did they take your children and steal your gold. Enslave your babies and mine your diamons to wear around their necks, leaving deserts and malaise? How I wish that humans had treated you far more humanely than they did or do for that matter. I cry for you oh so very much.
For centuries, Africans walked through the "door of no return"directly into slave ships. Nowadays, the portal of this fort so central to one of history's greatest crimes has a new name, hung on a sign leading back in from the roaring Atlantic Ocean: "The door of return." via .hobotraveler.com