by Michael Benanav


Sahara Desert, Mali


One of the world's last working camel caravans still plies the sands of the Sahara on an ancient trade route in northern Mali. For a glimpse into this arduous journey, check out the slide show here. For a deep immersion in into one of the most difficult ways of life practiced on our planet, read the book Men Of Salt: Crossing the Sahara on the Caravan of White Gold.


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