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Postcard business delivers new life to Timbuktu post office

By Katarina Höije

Tourists no longer visit Timbuktu, the ancient city in northern Mali. But a small postcard business there has been growing. Out-of-work tourguides now earn money via a website called postcardsfromtimbuktu.com. It allows people anywhere in the world to send a stamped postcard from the famous desert city. Katarina Höije reports.

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