Natural assets aside, senegal is home to a world of man-made delectations: Dakar’s nightclubs throb well into the morning hours and offer a rare chance to dance yourself silly with superstar musicians on their home turf. Saint-louis’ colonial charm is an enchanting throwback to the colonial glamour of the 19th century, as visitors peer through the door of no return, and sleepy Ile de Goree is a haunting testament to colonial horror, where thousands destined for the Americas glimpsed their homes for the final time.
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