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People in The Gambia

Blog Posts from Footsteps Eco-Lodge in The Gambia

Boats on the riverbank in The Gambia

UK or Gambia?

by David White - August 2019

When I lived in the UK I think I had it pretty good. Nice job, nice car, nice house, nice things etc. What's changed now that I live in The Gambia?

Bundles of sustainably grown Gambian cotton

Gambia Cotton Trail

by David White - August 2019

Gambia is, of course, famous for its birding, nature and beaches. But did you know that thirty years back it was also famous for its cotton production? Enter the Gambia Cotton Trail!

Gambian girl swimming in the sea

Things I love most about Gambia

by David White - July 2019

I spend about half of each year in what has been my second home for around nineteen years now...

Charity on holiday

The Passion of Norway

by David White - November 2013

It has been my pleasure to see Gambia receive an increasing numbers of visitors from Norway over the past 3 years or so and most recently a couple from Norway...

Lamin Bojang of Gunjur museum

An Interview with Lamin Bojang, Entrepreneur

by David White - September 2013

Tell me about your work in Gunjur, how it benefits the village of Gunjur and what your plans are regarding your proposed new project of starting a museum there.

A letter written by a Gambian schoolgirl

A Day With Abie Darboe, aged 13

by David White - August 2013

Just the other day I was talking with Sarani our guide, we were reminiscing about the past. We have a lot of history dating back more than ten years now.

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