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Nov 1, 2011 - 1 November - Banfora

Well, the car finally got fixed after several attempts and we left Ouagadougou yesterday (Tuesday) around 3pm. Because of our late start we did not get all the way back to Bobo before dark but stayed at a hotel half way along the road. This morning we finished our journey to Banfora, in the west of Burkina Faso. We are in sugar cane country here, with lots of mango trees on the side of the road. It's not really mango season yet but we did find some ripe ones which we had for lunch. Close to Banfora, along a very bad dirt road, we visited an...

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