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BBC Program "Tropic of Cancer" Western Sahara to Libya

BBC program (sorry non UK)

Interesting history of Western Sahara, the other side of the Berm, Mauritania, Algeria, Libya.


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mixed feelings having watched that. Love the feeble attempt to 'big-up' the W-Sahara/Mauri border. I thought people had gotten over it.
Does make me want to go back there but not with that idiot. To his credit he is game for most stuff but he should stick to presenting kiddy-music-culture shows on saturday mornings etc..
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mixed feelings having watched that. Love the feeble attempt to 'big-up' the W-Sahara/Mauri border. I thought people had gotten over it.
1st Agreed, the wife now believes the BBC and thinks I'm crazy

2nd If you have seen it, where was the heads up, I read lots of overlanding forums and it took my 70 year old mum who does travel morocco as it happens to tip me off.
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