Djibouti

Lac Assal with the Chinatown Hotel staff

I had been walking around Djibouti City for three days asking tour companies, taxi drivers and just ordinary people about how to get to Lac Assal, but all were saying that it is nearly impossible to do with buses/hitchhiking and others quoted me with 350usd or so for a tour. It was not before me […]

Djibouti

Djibouti City

Flying into Djibouti Airport was like flying into the World of Mad Max. Everywhere you looked the landscape was dry and there were hundreds of broken down cars, planes and other vehicles resting around the airport. All I had heard about Djibouti from before was that it was expensive and unfriendly, which compared to its […]