Category Archives: Mozambique

Good bye to Moz

Far too soon we had to head back to Maputo from Tofinho. It’s an 8-hour drive, but this time we left at 8:00 am. This gave us time to take some photos of the little towns and villages, and the … Continue reading

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Indian Ocean “blues”

The Indian ocean really is gorgeous, with deep blues in the depths and greens in the shallows. The sands are golden and the waves roll in with white surf. What surprised me is the dark rock along part of the … Continue reading

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Road trip to Tofinho Beach. Will we be shaken down?

Leaving Maputo for Inhambane and Tofinho Beach was another adventure in transportation. We had reserved a car through AVIS for 9 am. As we read up on how long it would take us to drive about 500 km, we realized … Continue reading

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Maputo, Mozambique

**I’m doing this post at Tofo Beach, up the coast near Inhambane. I can’t post photos since my wireless won’t work here, my photos are on my computer, and the computer has no USB. I have a few issues with … Continue reading

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Hello world!

My trip to Angola in August 2010 promises to be one of nonstop surprises, orientation, disorientation, and reorientation. The last time I was in Angola was in 1966, 5 years into the war for independence from Portugal and still 9 … Continue reading

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