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Niger River - Mopti to Konna

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From Mopti, we took a day long Pinasse trip on the Niger River to Konna, stopping at Kotaka enroute to see its mosque
From Mopti, we took a day long Pinasse trip on the Niger River to Konna, stopping at Kotaka enroute to see its mosque
Getting comfy on the pinasse, Mopti
Getting comfy on the pinasse, Mopti
Rotel arranged our boat trip with Diatigui Travel in Mopti
Rotel arranged our boat trip with Diatigui Travel in Mopti
Fishermen using nets cast from a small pirogue
Fishermen using nets cast from a small pirogue
Setting off from Mopti, there is lots of other river traffic
Setting off from Mopti, there is lots of other river traffic
Men fishing from a pirogue on the Niger River near Mopti, Mali
Men fishing from a pirogue on the Niger River near Mopti, Mali
Viking sail or table cloth?
Viking sail or table cloth?
A small boat on the Niger with a colorful sail
A small boat on the Niger with a colorful sail
Their sail looks a bit more improvised...
Their sail looks a bit more improvised...
Typical riverside hut, Mali
Typical riverside hut, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River near Mopti, Mali
Village along the Niger River near Mopti, Mali
Men poling fishing pirogues like Venetian gondaliers
Men poling fishing pirogues like Venetian gondaliers
Huts of a small village on the south bank of the Niger River
Huts of a small village on the south bank of the Niger River
Turbaned man watches us sail past
Turbaned man watches us sail past
Ruins of a large mudbrick structure along the south bank of the Niger
Ruins of a large mudbrick structure along the south bank of the Niger
Ruins of a large mudbrick structure along the south bank of the Niger
Ruins of a large mudbrick structure along the south bank of the Niger
Egret in the grass along the Niger
Egret in the grass along the Niger
Looking across the Niger River during the season of high water
Looking across the Niger River during the season of high water
Village with a small mosque, Niger River, Mali
Village with a small mosque, Niger River, Mali
Village with a small mosque, Niger River, Mali
Village with a small mosque, Niger River, Mali
Man puts his weight behind the pole while another bails out the pirogue
Man puts his weight behind the pole while another bails out the pirogue
Pied Kingfisher
Pied Kingfisher
For some of the way, a small road follows the river
For some of the way, a small road follows the river
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
In some places, the Niger has a bit of a Nile feel to it
In some places, the Niger has a bit of a Nile feel to it
Mudbrick village with palm trees and fishing boats, Niger River, Mali
Mudbrick village with palm trees and fishing boats, Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River, Mali
Woman and girls washing dishes in the river
Woman and girls washing dishes in the river
Village of Tongorongo
Village of Tongorongo
Excited kids waving from the river bank, Mali
Excited kids waving from the river bank, Mali
Thatched hut and palm, Mali
Thatched hut and palm, Mali
Woman in a West African dress, Mali
Woman in a West African dress, Mali
Village along the banks of the Niger between Mopti and Kotaka
Village along the banks of the Niger between Mopti and Kotaka
View from the roof of our Pinasse
View from the roof of our Pinasse
Riverside village with a large tree
Riverside village with a large tree
Substantial village along the Niger River, Mali
Substantial village along the Niger River, Mali
I would have liked to have gone ashore ...
I would have liked to have gone ashore ...
Large mosque in a riverside village along the Niger, Mali
Large mosque in a riverside village along the Niger, Mali
Ornate sahel style mosque downstream of Mopti
Ornate sahel style mosque downstream of Mopti
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Egret in flight, Mali
Egret in flight, Mali
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MaliNov06 2702.jpg
Dekale 2006 painted on the pirogue, Niger River
Dekale 2006 painted on the pirogue, Niger River
A 2005 pirogue, Niger River, Mali
A 2005 pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Pinasse, Niger River
Pinasse, Niger River
Fisherwoman of the Bozo tribe, Mali
Fisherwoman of the Bozo tribe, Mali
Fishing nomads along the Niger River
Fishing nomads along the Niger River
Fishing boats, Niger River
Fishing boats, Niger River
Village of Nomadic fishermen along the Niger
Village of Nomadic fishermen along the Niger
Kids taking a pause from washing dishes to wave as we pass
Kids taking a pause from washing dishes to wave as we pass
Nomad village along the Niger River downstream of Mopti
Nomad village along the Niger River downstream of Mopti
Along the Niger River
Along the Niger River
A.B.'s boat
A.B.'s boat
Fishing village along the Niger River
Fishing village along the Niger River
Fishing village along the Niger River
Fishing village along the Niger River
The Niger River is wide enough to have some whitecaps
The Niger River is wide enough to have some whitecaps
Fishing pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Fishing pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Young boy steering the pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Young boy steering the pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Dad pulls in the fishing nets on a pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Dad pulls in the fishing nets on a pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River, Mali
Village along the Niger River, Mali
Women in front of a simple grass hut, Mali
Women in front of a simple grass hut, Mali
Other huts are made of a mats hung over a wooden frame
Other huts are made of a mats hung over a wooden frame
Fisher people preparing their nets by a grass hut, Niger River, Mali
Fisher people preparing their nets by a grass hut, Niger River, Mali
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MaliNov06 2730.jpg
Fisherman's hut along the Niger River
Fisherman's hut along the Niger River
Pirogue with the sail raised
Pirogue with the sail raised
Volunteer giving hope t-shirt on a boatman
"Volunteer giving hope" t-shirt on a boatman
Boy in the bow of a 2006 pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Boy in the bow of a 2006 pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Fisherman, Mali
Fisherman, Mali
A double sailed pirogue heads upriver
A double sailed pirogue heads upriver
Double sailed pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Double sailed pirogue, Niger River, Mali
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MaliNov06 2748.jpg
Pied Kingfisher, Mali
Pied Kingfisher, Mali
Our cook calling out to see the catch of a fishing boat we pass
Our cook calling out to see the catch of a fishing boat we pass
The cook displays his choice
The cook displays his choice
Lunch
Lunch
Those are not pretty
Those are not pretty
Cook peeling the veggies for lunch
Cook peeling the veggies for lunch
Lunch was prepared on the pinasse as we were underway
Lunch was prepared on the pinasse as we were underway
Wide Niger River during the high water season
Wide Niger River during the high water season
Some villages are more substantial than others
Some villages are more substantial than others
Another village along the south bank of the Niger with a nice mudbrick mosque
Another village along the south bank of the Niger with a nice mudbrick mosque
Niger River village mosque, Mali
Niger River village mosque, Mali
Niger River village mosque, Mali
Niger River village mosque, Mali
Trucks parked along the Niger
Trucks parked along the Niger
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Hut along the Niger River, Mali
Hut along the Niger River, Mali
A group of kids waves as we pass
A group of kids waves as we pass
Blue heron and flying egret, Niger River, Mali
Blue heron and flying egret, Niger River, Mali
Fulani man on the north bank of the Niger River
Fulani man on the north bank of the Niger River
Fulani herders with there cattle on the North Bank of the Niger River
Fulani herders with there cattle on the North Bank of the Niger River
Fulani herders with there cattle on the North Bank of the Niger River
Fulani herders with there cattle on the North Bank of the Niger River
Fulani cattlemen, Mali
Fulani cattlemen, Mali
A herd of Fulani cattle swimming across the Niger River, Mali
A herd of Fulani cattle swimming across the Niger River, Mali
Fulani gathering their herd of cattle along the Niger River
Fulani gathering their herd of cattle along the Niger River
Fulani boys, Mali
Fulani boys, Mali
Fulani boys, Mali
Fulani boys, Mali
Fulani men sitting near the Niger River, Mali
Fulani men sitting near the Niger River, Mali
Fulani boys with a motorbike, Mali
Fulani boys with a motorbike, Mali
A large group of boys sitting on the riverbank, Mali
A large group of boys sitting on the riverbank, Mali
A large pirogue, Niger River, Mali
A large pirogue, Niger River, Mali
I'm guessing it's a ferry boat
I'm guessing it's a ferry boat
Woman waves from the north bank
Woman waves from the north bank
North bank of the Niger River downstream from Mopti
North bank of the Niger River downstream from Mopti
Village on the north shore of the Niger River, Mali
Village on the north shore of the Niger River, Mali
North shore village, Niger River, Mali
North shore village, Niger River, Mali
Girls washing dishes in the Niger River, Mali
Girls washing dishes in the Niger River, Mali
Large green tree near a village, Mali
Large green tree near a village, Mali
Kids hanging out outside thier house, Mali
Kids hanging out outside thier house, Mali
Hello!
Hello!
North shore village, Niger River, Mali
North shore village, Niger River, Mali
North shore village, Niger River, Mali
North shore village, Niger River, Mali
Mosque in a village on the north shore, Niger River, Mali
Mosque in a village on the north shore, Niger River, Mali
Mudbrick mosque, north bank, Niger River, Mali
Mudbrick mosque, north bank, Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
More women and girls doing dishes, Mali
More women and girls doing dishes, Mali
Ronaldinho the Boatman, Mali
Ronaldinho the Boatman, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Back to the nomads on the south bank of the Niger River, Mali
Back to the nomads on the south bank of the Niger River, Mali
Boys on the bow of a pirogue
Boys on the bow of a pirogue
Village of Domono along the south bank of the Niger
Village of Domono along the south bank of the Niger
Pirogue in the grass
Pirogue in the grass
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Woman carrying a bucket of laundry
Woman carrying a bucket of laundry
Kingfisher diving, Mali
Kingfisher diving, Mali
Kingfisher hovering, Mali
Kingfisher hovering, Mali
Man riding a donkey obscured by the tall grass, Mali
Man riding a donkey obscured by the tall grass, Mali
Substantial riverside village, Mali
Substantial riverside village, Mali
A flock of birds known locally as mange-mille
A flock of birds known locally as "mange-mille"
Niger River, Mali
Niger River, Mali
Paddler waves, Niger River, Mali
Paddler waves, Niger River, Mali
Man in the grass along the river waves enthousiastically
Man in the grass along the river waves enthousiastically
His pirogue is anchored nearby
His pirogue is anchored nearby
Niger River - kingfisher and egrets
Niger River - kingfisher and egrets
Kingfisher and egrets perched on strange mounds along the riverbank, Mali
Kingfisher and egrets perched on strange mounds along the riverbank, Mali
Approaching Kotaka, Mali, on the Niger River
Approaching Kotaka, Mali, on the Niger River
Approaching Kotaka, Mali, on the Niger River
Approaching Kotaka, Mali, on the Niger River
Rooftop for a better view
Rooftop for a better view
Green riverbanks of the Niger River, Mali
Green riverbanks of the Niger River, Mali
Pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Pirogue, Niger River, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Villagers washing dishes and laundry in the Niger River, Kotaka
Villagers washing dishes and laundry in the Niger River, Kotaka
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
We stopped along the river to visit the large village of Kotaka
We stopped along the river to visit the large village of Kotaka
Boys greeting our Pinasse at Kotaka
Boys greeting our Pinasse at Kotaka
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka
Kotaka
Pirogues, Kotaka, Mali
Pirogues, Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka is a village of the Fula tribe
Kotaka is a village of the Fula tribe
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Sahel-style mudbrick mosque, Kotaka, Mali
Sahel-style mudbrick mosque, Kotaka, Mali
Year 1412 A.H. (1991)
Year 1412 A.H. (1991)
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque, Kotaka
Mosque, Kotaka
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
Mosque of Kotaka, Mali
The fine mudbrick mosque of Kotaka
The fine mudbrick mosque of Kotaka
Window, Kotaka
Window, Kotaka
The mosque of Kotaka
The mosque of Kotaka
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Cooking pots, Kotaka
Cooking pots, Kotaka
Imam of Kotaka Mosque, Mali
Imam of Kotaka Mosque, Mali
Interior, Kotaka Mosque
Interior, Kotaka Mosque
Interior, Kotaka Mosque
Interior, Kotaka Mosque
Detail of the roof of Kotaka's mosque
Detail of the roof of Kotaka's mosque
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Roof of Kotaka Mosque, Mali
Roof of Kotaka Mosque, Mali
For 500 CFA you can climb to the roof of the mosque of Kotaka
For 500 CFA you can climb to the roof of the mosque of Kotaka
View of Kotaka and the Niger River from the roof of the mosque
View of Kotaka and the Niger River from the roof of the mosque
Niger River village of Kotaka from the roof of the mosque
Niger River village of Kotaka from the roof of the mosque
Mudbrick village of Kotaka, Mali, from the mosque roof
Mudbrick village of Kotaka, Mali, from the mosque roof
Chilis drying on the roof of a house, Kotaka, Mali
Chilis drying on the roof of a house, Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali and the Niger River
Kotaka, Mali and the Niger River
View from the roof of the mosque of Kotaka
View from the roof of the mosque of Kotaka
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka
Kotaka
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Dried vegetables, Kotaka, Mali
Dried vegetables, Kotaka, Mali
Boy strikes a pose, Kotaka
Boy strikes a pose, Kotaka
Girl in Kotaka, Mali
Girl in Kotaka, Mali
Kids along the river, Kotaka
Kids along the river, Kotaka
Kids in Kotaka, Mali
Kids in Kotaka, Mali
Pottery, Kotaka
Pottery, Kotaka
Kids in Kotaka, Mali
Kids in Kotaka, Mali
Girl in Kotaka, Mali
Girl in Kotaka, Mali
Boys in Kotaka, Mali
Boys in Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
Young man on a donkey, Kotaka
Young man on a donkey, Kotaka
Kotaka, Mali
Kotaka, Mali
The little one doesn't look too impressed...
The little one doesn't look too impressed...
Girl in Kotaka, Mali
Girl in Kotaka, Mali
Even in Kotaka, Mali - Fly Emirates
Even in Kotaka, Mali - Fly Emirates
Boy fishing in the Niger River with nets, Kotaka
Boy fishing in the Niger River with nets, Kotaka
Young girl with a baby clinging to her back
Young girl with a baby clinging to her back
Shadow of the roofline of a Sudanese-style mudbrick building, Kotaka
Shadow of the roofline of a Sudanese-style mudbrick building, Kotaka
Boys with a painted pirogue, Kotaka, Mali
Boys with a painted pirogue, Kotaka, Mali
Kids along the Niger River, Kotaka, Mali
Kids along the Niger River, Kotaka, Mali
Niger Riverfront, Kotaka, Mali
Niger Riverfront, Kotaka, Mali
Boy in Kotaka
Boy in Kotaka
Niger Riverfront, Kotaka, Mali
Niger Riverfront, Kotaka, Mali
The kids of Kotaka gathered to see us off
The kids of Kotaka gathered to see us off
Bye bye
Bye bye
The kids of Kotaka, Mali, on the Niger River
The kids of Kotaka, Mali, on the Niger River
The kids of Kotaka, Mali seeing us off
The kids of Kotaka, Mali seeing us off
Waves goodbye from Kotaka, Mali
Waves goodbye from Kotaka, Mali
More waves goodbye from Kotaka
More waves goodbye from Kotaka
And another...
And another...
Boy bathing in the Niger River, near Kotaka
Boy bathing in the Niger River, near Kotaka
Excited kids
Excited kids
Another big green tree along the Niger
Another big green tree along the Niger
Niger River village, getting close to our destination Konna now
Niger River village, getting close to our destination Konna now
Niger River village with fishing boats, Mali
Niger River village with fishing boats, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Primitive shelter along the south bank of the Niger River, Mali
Primitive shelter along the south bank of the Niger River, Mali
Nearby is a sign identifying this as Koubi, site of a Libyan-financed FAO project
Nearby is a sign identifying this as Koubi, site of a Libyan-financed FAO project
Communauté des Etats Sahelo-Saharienne Programme Special Pour La Securité Alimentaire
Communauté des Etats Sahelo-Saharienne Programme Special Pour La Securité Alimentaire
Nomad hut along the Niger River near Konna
Nomad hut along the Niger River near Konna
Bin Laden Bus T-shirt World Trade Center New York USA Politics Not War
Bin Laden Bus T-shirt "World Trade Center New York USA Politics Not War"
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River village, Mali
Niger River Mali
Niger River Mali
Bye bye!
Bye bye!
Baobabs near the Niger River, Mali
Baobabs near the Niger River, Mali
Trees along a tributary of the Niger
Trees along a tributary of the Niger
Heading up a tributary of the Niger to the town of Konna, Mali
Heading up a tributary of the Niger to the town of Konna, Mali
10 people in a pirogue near Konna, Mali
10 people in a pirogue near Konna, Mali
Our Captain
Our Captain
The Captain and his ship
The Captain and his ship
The Captain of our pinasse
The Captain of our pinasse
Young men working along the river, Konna
Young men working along the river, Konna
Heading up a tributary of the Niger to the village of Konna
Heading up a tributary of the Niger to the village of Konna
The Doctor never misses an opportunity for sun
The Doctor never misses an opportunity for sun
Arriving at our destination, Konna, Mali
Arriving at our destination, Konna, Mali
Pirogue full of women, Konna, Mali
Pirogue full of women, Konna, Mali
Pirogue full of women, Konna, Mali
Pirogue full of women, Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Two men in a pirogue, Konna, Mali
Two men in a pirogue, Konna, Mali
Harbor of Konna, Mali, on the Niger River
Harbor of Konna, Mali, on the Niger River
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Nomad huts around the Konna harbor, Mali
Nomad huts around the Konna harbor, Mali
Nomad huts along the harbor of Konna
Nomad huts along the harbor of Konna
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Nomad huts, Konna, Mali
Nomad huts, Konna, Mali
Huts, Konna, Mali
Huts, Konna, Mali
Cattle, Konna, Mali
Cattle, Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Lizard on a mudbrick wall, Konna, Mali
Lizard on a mudbrick wall, Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Konna, Mali
Our chariot awaits
Our chariot awaits
Kids watching the circus depart Konna
Kids watching the circus depart Konna
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