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Oct 30, 2007 - Thies/Toubab Dialao

Here on the coast a French couple built a place to stay called Sobo Bade which is high up on the cliffs with a stairway down to the beach...Jake and I went down the first afternoon when we arrived and we swam off shore, having my goggles and snorkel I was hoping to see some underwater life. No luck...the bottom is fine sand and with the waves, the sand is in total suspension so very cloudy. Unfortunately, Jake caught a mouthful of water and as soon as he swallowed it he knew it would be bad!!! That night he was not a happy camper with both...

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Jan 1, 2006 - St Louis to Dakar

Weather: Cool Awoke after 8am, ate the breakfast included with the price of accommodation (half a very light, but crunchy baguette, butter & jam and a hot drink, in my case a cup of coffee with milk & sugar) and slowly packed. I completed my coin arrangement in the plastic sleeve by adding CFA & Cedi coins to the Ouguiya & Dalasi/Butut coins. Now I could easily compare the condition of new coins that I received with those already set aside. It was after 10am when I was ready and the French-Turkish guy was waiting for me. He wasn't in a...

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