Follow the caravan, that goes on.

Follow the caravan, that goes on.

Desert sands, inaccessible for any civilization means of transport, has for thousand of years been crossed by camel caravans, with their special rhythm, habbits, customs. They are the magic, fro they cross dead lands, leading people to life source from the most desperate lands.

Not a usual animal, for extraordinary life, the camel is a natural wonder!

Camel caravan going along the lake the Sahara Desert, Morocco.

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A JEWISH CAMEL DRIVER LEADING A CARAVAN OF PACK CAMELS CAARYING BUILDING GRAVEL FROM THE TEL AVIV SEA SHORE. ùééøú âîìéí ðåùàú çöõ ìáðééä îçåó úì àáéá.

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Camel Caravan in the Sahara Desert

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TIMBUKTU, MALI, JANUARY 2010: Two Tuareg men drive a traditional Camel caravan laiden with salt tablets on twenty camels making the 16 day journey through the desert from Taodenni, a salt mine in the north of Mali, to the home of an Arab businessman in Timbuktu, Mali, 22 January 2010. The salt industry is in transition, long the province of the Tuareg and their camel caravanss, modernization has seen the Arabs come to dominate this trade, using powerful trucks to transport the salt over the desert in a tenth of the traditional time with far more salt onboard. As a result the camel caravans are now seen as the poor man's alternative and trucks are more and more the route of the future. Disputes between the clans of the Tuareg have also seen the caravans become far smaller, they are no longer incentivised to work together for a large caravan and it is rare to see a caravan of more than 20 camels nowadays. Everytime the caravan stops, the camels must be unloaded and it is hard and brutal work, many young Tuaregs would rather do something else or work with the Arab traders and their trucks. The Tuareg men on this caravan feel that the trade will continue on camels but that it will be the poor who undertake the long, arduous journey as they have no alternative. Ironically, most of the route with the exception of two small zones is now undertaken by the camel caravan on the same road that is used by the trucks. (Photo by Brent Stirton/Reportage by Getty images.)

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Caravan of Bactrian camels in the South Gobi Desert, Mongolia. In the Khongoryn Els sand dunes in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

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