In the region of Cape Verde, the sand dunes give way to the Filao trees and coconut palm trees. The latter surround the fertile valleys which are home to the market gardens of Senegal.
Originally baptised 'Cape Verde', this peninsula has nothing to do with the archipelago of the same name.© Andrew Stewart / age fotostock
The peninsula of Cape Verde is home to Dakar, the country's largest city and capital.© SPECIALIST STOCK LBRF / age fotostock
Vibrant and colourful, the Medina is one of Dakar's most popular districts.© Sylvain Grandadam