Benin - Christopher Herwig

Two women in a canoe with a small sail

GANVIE, BENIN - December 2006 : Two women on a small canoe with a sail waiting for the wind to pick up and carry them home. The fishing town of Ganvie built completely on stilts and accessable only by water. 27,000 villagers live here in bamboo huts on Lake Nokoue near the main city of Cotonou in small West African Country of Benin. ( Photo by: Christopher Herwig / Aurora)

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