Africa-Mauritania-Nouakchott Here we have many scenes from Mauritania and the top two on the right are from Nouakchott the capital . Fishing is a very big part of the life here .
|I felt I was stopping back into the French foreign legion when here. Some of the Post offices were certainly of the old style..|
Africa-Mauritania-Chinguetti This area is a World Heritage site, due to the fact it was a stop on the caravans that passed through in the 11 and 12 century's . These centres became major focal points of Islamic culture.
|Some of these Post offices were in amazing locations and I took plenty of photos.|
Africa-Mauritania-Atar Sand Sand and more Sand. You are in the Sahara here and the land of Sand and Camels.
|All these stamps look like a set from a definitive series but cant be sure.|
|I found it difficult to find cards here on this trip. But got this one and posted it at the airport. This card is showing one of the markets in Dakar|