Many vessels are named after places and there is usually a clear reason for that choice.
but I was intrigued by the choice of "Djibouti" for a small craft in the River Tamar.
For many, Djibouti is synonymous with La Légion Étrangère.
As I strolled, I kept an eye out for a man with close cropped. iron grey hair and a weather beaten face.
When, there sat on the beach, was such a man quietly singing to himself.
"J'avais un camarade", he whispered. Click to hear his song