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Feb 24, 2020 - Northern Senegal

With a porous border probably over 500 miles long separating the Gambia and Senegal, getting from one side to the other unofficially must be pretty easy, especially as both sides share ethnicity, but we thought we should take the official route, just in case. From the resort area, this involves taking a local ferry across the mouth of the Gambia river for 30 or 45 minutes depending whether you get the slow one of the fast one. Now a bit like smart motorways, this has not been thought through. We missed the first slow one by minutes but...

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