Bankass, Mali

Travel Blogs from Bankass

Bankass Travel Blogs (20)
Tibra Streaks & Squeaks Her Way Across Dogon Count, Kani-Kombolé, Mali travel blog

Tibra Streaks & Squeaks Her Way Across Dogon Count

A travel blog entry by tdv95


... ;‘s old-age knee. only to find out that our first day trek was a grand total of 3 kilometers along a flat road. Trekking in Mali must be like beauty- it’s all in thee eye of the beholder?? Our guide for Dogon Country has only one gear and that ...

Across the border, Bankass, Mali travel blog

Across the border

A travel blog entry by withmeryltomali

... , who's English seemed OK. Although Eric couldn't vouch for him personally, I thought that the people I'd met so far from the Bankass guides association seemed pretty switched on, so I got him to outline a possible itinerary, and told him I'd stay in ...

Koro, January 12, 2009 - Monday, Koro, Mali travel blog

Koro, January 12, 2009 - Monday

A travel blog entry by the_wayfarer


... of what we in the west for decades had been taking for granted. There was this small town – or village - of Bankass that we passed through, which had not been electrified before 2006. And they proudly announced that fact on a roadside signboard. ...

Day 4: Off to the Dogon, Ende-Toro, Mali travel blog

Day 4: Off to the Dogon

A travel blog entry by tim_buktu2


... cross my mind I might freeze to death in the Sahara! However, I make it through to 6am and only 25mins late (bang on, Mali time) Boubakar (Bouba for short) shows up and we head off to Dogon country.   Talk about beaming down to a different ...