Fezzan, the south of Libya
Signposts: large and clear letters, but only in Arabic.
The oasis of Ghariyat
Ghadames, an old city where caravans used to stop
The “Daouda”, the mysterious and dark-skinned people living in the region of the Mandara lakes
Entering the route to the lakes at Takartiba
Over and over again, the desert shows us where our limits are!
slowly but steadily...
Erg Ubari, a sea of sand with several small lakes, surrounded by dunes and palm trees.
Wau en Namus, the mosquito crater: approx. 5 km in diameter, with lakes up to 15 meters deep
Myriads of insects feeding on blood have made this biotope uninhabitable.
The red hue in the lake is caused by a special kind of bacteria.
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