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Socotra photo series II

Socotra photo series II

Asia, Destinations, Outside India, Photo Essays, Socotra, Travel Extras, Yemen
Today, when I look back and think about Socotra, the only word which comes to my mind is surreal. Socotra Island had been indeed surreal and my stay there had been one long road trip. Incidentally, the island has only one road which goes through the length and breadth of the landform and public transportation is a joke there. Hitchhiking is the most common mode of transportation and apart from Hadibo (the capital), hotels/accommodations are not available throughout the island. Camping is the most popular stay option there and and you can also sleep under the stars in canyons, caves and Bedouin homes. The residents of the islands (apart from the goats) are broadly divided into the coastal fishing folks…
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