Saint-Louis, an island that rests on the Senegal River across from the border of Mauritania, was the capital to both Senegal and L’Afrique-Occidentale française, or French West Africa, during French colonization. This visit hit me the hardest out of all of our travels, due to the extremely palpable aftermath of colonialism and its effects.

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