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Dressed for success in Senegal

Alia Baré, Owens Ndiaye, Hélène Daba, Mamadou Thiam: these are the new faces of Senegal’s fashion world, and their success stories are inspiring. My Chic Africa caught up with them. Sitting in the garden of her house in Dakar, talking about how she got …

The Phare des Mamelles lighthouse, let it shine…

In 2016, Hicham and Diana transformed the landmark Phare des Mamelles into one of the coolest nightspots in Dakar... Built in 1864, the all-white lighthouse is a familiar sight to residents. Surrounded by lush, unkempt vegetation on the highest of the Mamel…

Dakar, a surfers’ paradise

Forget Hawaï, California, Western France and even Australia. Today’s best surf spots are in Senegal! Jérémy Billot holds his surfboard under his arm, watching the waves form in the distance as the ocean wind blows across his face, muffling the sound of the …