Behind the lens: Barra

Barra is a village on the other side of the river Gambia from the capital, Banjul. Barra is a common transit point for those travelling from the southern part of The Gambia to the north, especially Senegal, since it is connected to the Banjul by the longest ferry route in the country. Yet Barra should not be only transit point, since it has many small jewels, which are hiding in this modest settlement.
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