The urban boom
An episode from the series FROM AFRICA WITH LOVE
On the western tip of the African continent, graced with the most beautiful beaches and unique surfing spots, Dakar is a vibrant city caught between historic districts and neighbourhoods in transition. Symbol of an entire continent, the emblematic Renaissance Monument overlooks the city.
The capital of Senegal is the breeding ground for the country's artistic and cultural scene, inspiring musicians such as Baaba Maal and Marema Fall and graffiti artist Docta.