But don't forget your:

Patience, dehumidifier, humidifier, air purifiers, and sense of style! - Dec 2018


Vapo rub!! Great for mosquito bites, takes away the itch!! - Dec 2018


Cooler weather clothing, especially if you want to go to South Africa or Europe for skiing or a winter vacation. Surf gear, and wet suits for when the water is a little cooler. - Apr 2016


PATIENCE! The Senegalese do not rush for anything (meetings, meals, driving, walking, etc). Also, remember to keep a sense of adventure. Dakar is not without it's difficulties, but it's a good city and you will see many things that make you shake your head. At the end of the tour, you will look at the horse-cart fondly. :) - Aug 2014


Sunblock, hats, windbreakers/sweatshirts (cold season), dressy clothes for holidays and dining out or dancing. - Apr 2014


patience, any liquid products that cannot be shipped via pouch, and your ability to adapt. - Jun 2013


Anything you are brand loyal to. - Mar 2013


psychiatrist. - Oct 2012


Sense of humor, camera, bathing suit, sunscreen, sunglasses, and flexibility. - Mar 2012


patience - you will need lots. This is West Africa where the heat makes everything gos l o w e r. Don't forget your sun screen too as sun screen is expensive here. - Aug 2011


sunscreen, insect repellent, antimalarial drugs, and pepto bismol - Jan 2011


Peanut butter.....seriously, bring lots of it!!! - Feb 2010


Beach gear, kayak might be nice, bikes - Feb 2010


Patience. - Jan 2010


Humidifiers. It gets very dry. UPSes to support electrical equipment. - May 2009


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