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Jun 23, 2007 - Suakin

Suakin 23rd to 24th Suakin is an entry point for Sudan. You will see from the photos how desolate it is. The old town was built with coral and it has slowly crumbled to its present state which looks like it has been the site of a war. Suakin was the last slave port and was still trading until the end of the second world war. Nevertheless the people were friendly and we enjoyed the experience. Port Sudan, a much larger place was 30 kilometres north but Suakin was a much easier place to attain entry visas. I took the local bus up to Port...

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