My 4th trip to the desert

Words by: Nuno 'Stru' Figueiredo blogs on the background to his recent film, Meridian Playgrounds

Same place, same roads, same spots but always different adventures. This time I met two crazy Spanish guys, Javier and Natcho at Hotel Dakhla Attitude. They invited me to go for a Mauritania searching trip…

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We spent 3 hours driving around, checking out mirages and camels until we found a really nice spot.

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On the way to it went off-road, searching for a bay called ‘Cintra’, but the only thing we found was an area full of landmines! A member of the military came over to us and told us to turn around and keep on the main road…

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In the end it all turned out just fine, with a nice session and a well spent 0.6€ cents per litre on gasoline!

Nuno

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Unless credited, all photos: Sofia Guerreiro

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Photo: Nuno Figueiredo

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