Lac Assal the lake of salt in Djibouti Paradise

Lac Assal the lake of salt in Djibouti Paradise

I lived in what I call Djibouti paradise for two years, and every time I went home for my R&R and I would speak with a new friend it would always be the same initial conversation.

Friend – So Alan what are you up to?
me – I’m living and working in Djibouti
Friend – your living in Giiiiii…… what is that? Where is Djibouti.
me – Djibouti is a small country in the horn of Africa, it is right between Somalia and Ethiopia.
Friend – isn’t it dangerous?
me – no, not at all, Djibouti is paradise, it is a true a diamond in the rough.
Continue reading