Opinions & Features June 27, 2019 at 11:30 am

10 facts about Djibouti you did not know

Novieku Babatunde Adeola | Staff Writer

Novieku Babatunde Adeola June 27, 2019 at 11:30 am

June 27, 2019 at 11:30 am | Opinions & Features

Salt of the earth, Lac Assal in Djibouti.

Lac Assal of Djibouti is the saltiest lake in the world with the exception of Antartica’s lakes. It is even saltier than the Dead Sea.

According to tourists, Lac Assal in Djibouti is wickedly deceiving. It is said to look glorious, however, behind the facade, lies a painful lesson: the vast white plain is not sand at all but salt: jagged shards that bristle and leave you itching for water.

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