[vimeo 20951479 w=600 h=450] Day 14 – Train of thoughts from Clabbe Bjurstrom on Vimeo.
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Mauritania is a beautiful country, it is poor, but beautiful. I never thought that sand could be so beautiful, so pure, so soft and in such many colors, white, yellow, brown and golden, all mixed or by themselves. Just to be able to walk outside the holy minor city of Chinguetti, which was founded 777 […]
My face is probably one of the most recognised by the Mauritanian Gendarmerie, the Mauri police that is. Like I described previously in the Wild Wild West post, they keep good track of your movements within the country, in case you would disappear so they know where to start look for you. Since they always ask […]
Finally the day had come, the day I had been looking towards during the whole planning of this trip, the train ride across he desert to Choum by the West Sahara/Mauritanian border. The rumor was that the train was scheduled to leave at 15, I halted one of the MB 190s from the European heydays […]