13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Rural Djiboutian residences

As I was coming in for a landing at Djibouti International Airport, I noticed this humbling scene out of my window, stretched out for miles around, thousands of people living in impossible conditions.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2014
Date Uploaded: 08.2015
Photo Location: Djibouti
Camera: Canon PowerShot A1400
Copyright: © John Ross