I visited the Tuti island in October. I along with our friends visited the island, we started in the after noon and came back in the evening.
There is no public transport to go to the island. So we took a Minibus up to the market area. Then we hired a Tri wheeler to go inside the island. The island...
Sad to see the poorness of the island and the people even though it is in the heart of the capital, in other countries this island would be marvelous to see, I hope one day it will get some attention from the government to make some development at least by the Nile confluence.
Tuti island is where i grew up. They recently built a bridge as of 2009. Before that u had to take a ferry or small boats.
This used to be agricultural but everyone is building houses.it is in the middle of Khartoum. It is located where the white and blue nile meet to form the river Nile.
U can go...
Just across a newly built bridge is this suburb of Khartoum. There are fields, donkeys, cows, dirt roads. It's a quick introduction to life outside of Khartoum while still in Khartoum. Having said that, go up to the top of the Corinthia Hotel and snap some pics. You'll get a better view and a greater understanding than walking around a...