18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Laborers in the Abidjan River Laundry in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

These men stand all day up to their knees in harsh detergent in the hot sun in order to earn their living. They clean laundry for the residents of the large city of Abidjan, as well as for many of its hotels.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
Copyright: © Mel Rabinowitz