Happy New Year! Hope that 2006 is a great, prosperous year and may you all find peace, happiness and love.
I spent New Years in Sokone, a small town nestled in the mangroves of the Sine-Saloum Delta. I visited a town-based volunteer and a village based volunteer, went swimming in the mangroves twice, went to two traditional, Senegalese wrestling matches and had lots of fun with the transportation.
The following entries are my take on various parts of life in Senegal: