Goree, Senegal

Travel Blogs from Goree

Goree Travel Blogs (7)
Island of tears, Goree Island, Senegal travel blog

Island of tears

A travel blog entry by catmoj


... They try to reassure me but I can't help but be shaken by the venom of this kid, unlike anything I've experienced in Senegal or The Gambia.His slave reference is immature and unimaginative, designed to embarrass tourists and porters alike. I hope my group ...

Goree holiday, Goree, Senegal travel blog

Goree holiday

A travel blog entry by catmoj


... the red dust infiltrates the car and coats everything. I direct Mr Kebbe to the port and we negotiate for a car parking overnight. The Goree ferry is not a repeat of the Barra ferry and we have 15 minutes of sea air to recover from stinky Dakar. ...

An island unlike others, Goree, Senegal travel blog

An island unlike others

A travel blog entry by jessamyjoy


... instructors and, extremely conveniently, Wolof with vendors hounding us to buy things we don't need at outrageous prices. The line here in Senegal is, "But you're my first customer of the day...I'll give you a good price because it will bring me good ...

Romantische Insel mit trauriger Geschichte, Ile De Goree, Senegal travel blog

Romantische Insel mit trauriger Geschichte

A travel blog entry by catgco


Die kleine Insel – Ile de Goree – vor der Küste von Dakar ist wirklich pittoresk. Bunte Kolonialbauten säumen die sandigen Gassen und die kleine Bucht wo die Fähre aus Dakar anlegt. Erbaut wurden die meisten dieser Häuser allerdings von ...