- Muito Obrigado[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ijffwr7kPs|Johnny Cash - "Hurt" (Click Here)]]
When I was preparing to leave USAID, I had a lot of fellow employees ask, "So what did you learn?"
I gave rather poorly crafted answers because I simply did not know. Posted by mbeymer in The Whole Story | Oct 1, 2010
- FameRight after I got back to Maputo, I got up early the next day and set off with my boss to Quelimane in Central Mozambique. The plan was to spend four days observing various projects run by John's Hopkins that Posted by mbeymer in The Whole Story | Aug 30, 2010
- Serenity and SolitudeAs many of you no doubt guessed, my first experience driving on the left side of the road was not all that I had hoped for. Since I believe in getting back on the horse, or the left side of Posted by mbeymer in The Whole Story | Aug 27, 2010
- MaroonedInhaca is an island of 6,000 about 2 hours ferry ride from Mozambique. It is very small, measuring only 7.5 miles in length and 4 miles across. My journey to the island was pleasant, aside from the sporadic turbulence, and Posted by mbeymer in The Whole Story | Aug 16, 2010
- A Note on PurposeMany people have emailed me saying, "Hey that was great! Wait, why are you in Africa?" In short, I'm glad you asked.
Over 39 million individuals are infected with HIV around the world. This virus has been extremely successful in Posted by mbeymer in The Whole Story | Aug 1, 2010
- 21st Century Shake DownFor any of you who have traveled 13,000 miles in less than 48 hours, you know that the process can be a bit draining. Midway through my flight to Johannesburg, the captain crackled over the loudspeaker that we would be Posted by mbeymer in The Whole Story | Jul 24, 2010
- Cruise Day Twenty Three - Maputo, MozambiqueEarly sunrise this morning as the forges South Westerly with the coast of Africa on the starboard side. The wind has abated but there is still a significant swell. The ship is still making 20 knots but we've Posted by greynomadm in 2016-01 Indian Ocean | Jan 31, 2016
- Cruise Day Twenty Two - 16th Day @ SeaA stiff breeze and storm clouds with occasional lightning on the horizon made for an interesting start to the day. The sunrise was interesting rather than spectacular and changed as clouds scudded across the sky. In addition to Posted by greynomadm in 2016-01 Indian Ocean | Jan 31, 2016
- Cruise Day Twenty One - 15th Day @ SeaOvercast sky, occasional showers and some ship movement created a daunting prospect for walking on Deck 14. Decided to get my exercise walking back and forth in the long corridors of Decks 10 and 11. Managed to achieve Posted by greynomadm in 2016-01 Indian Ocean | Jan 29, 2016
- 20,000 Miles under the Sea
Mozambique is one the poorest countries in the world with an annual per capita income of around 300 US Dollar.
Getting int Posted by maike42 in Nordish by Nature | Sep 20, 2015
- March 28 - MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE
Maputo is the capital of Mozambique, the largest city and the only natural harbor.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/92262/3F01F2A0AD578745875D298875F2459F.j Posted by Swenigale in Serenity 6 | Mar 28, 2015
- You just can't make this shit up I woke up in the morning feeling, unsurprisingly, like I'd slept deeply. Krista groaned that she'd like another two hours sleep. I apologised for my alarm going off and told her to go for it before realising where we were Posted by madeinmold in Made in Africa | Nov 14, 2014
- ArmageddonDana had suggested that he wake us at 5am to watch the sunrise but there was little need, both Kim and I were awake at 4.45 and the sun was already peeking over the horizon. Perhaps thanks to my earplugs, Posted by madeinmold in Made in Africa | Nov 14, 2014
- Survivor Another 6.30 start. I woke before my alarm to the sound of nature and the sea. We breakfasted well and commenced the next leg of our journey, another 250km further north up the coast. We were promised we'd be there Posted by madeinmold in Made in Africa | Nov 14, 2014
- Feeding the fishThere wasn't much to keep us in Maputo and after an early start, we left the city at 6am - destination Tofo, some 450+ km away.
The route out of the city took us back to the seafront where, shortly Posted by madeinmold in Made in Africa | Nov 14, 2014
- MozambiqueHired car and travelled from Cape St Francis, SA to Tofo, Mozaqmbique, approximately 6500 kms return.
Tropical Republic of Mozambique is on the south east coast of Africa on Indian Ocean. Colonized by the Portugese in 1505, capital is Maputo and Posted by moray stasz in Gap Year 2012 to 2013 | Jun 28, 2013
- Mozambique Our first port on the mainland of Africa was Maputo, the capital city of Mozambique. As in Madagascar, the people here are very very poor. Crumbling buildings and sidewalks, litter everywhere are evidence of the ineffectual leadership and Posted by HopeEakins in Sailing Around the World with TEDS | Apr 17, 2013
- MozambiqueWe’ve reached Africa! Maputo is a surprising city of contrasts (see photos below). We took a little open air hop-on/hop-off train, but the driver wouldn’t let us hop-off without him, because he said it wasn’t safe if we Posted by HopeEakins in Around the World with Bill and Hope | Apr 1, 2013
- Mozambique Island and Ibo in the Querimbas ArchipelagoWe take a minivan next morning to Mozambique island. The roads are substantially better, and the driver keeps to the speed limit!! After 3 and a half hours of comfy driving (we again have secured the front seats) Posted by bumble_bee in Africa trip | Oct 21, 2012
- Crossing to MozambiqueOur journey to the border town of Chiponde begins after breakfast on the riverside with a view of the hippos. We bid farewell to Pilar, and take bike taxis to the bus depot. E's driver struggles up the hill Posted by bumble_bee in Africa trip | Oct 21, 2012
- Arrival in Mozambique and Mozambique Island photosCrossing the border from Malawi to Mozambique, we then take this train for 10 hours
2nd class cabins
Mozambiq Posted by bumble_bee in Africa trip | Sep 13, 2012
- Cruise to MozambiqueAll the videos from this trip can be viewed on Youtube: [[http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE243CBF887A6BA14&feature=plcp|MSC Sinfonia Mozambique]]
On a humid day in Durban, South Africa, we arrive at Durban Harbour ready to board the MSC S Posted by Anja Fourie in Exploradoranja | Dec 28, 2011
- Lazing the Days Away After our somewhat epic journey here, Jack, Kate and I have enjoyed the past few days in Vilankulos, a sleepy fishing village on the coast. It’s very different from Tofo; Tofo feels more like a tourist village, but Vilankulos is Posted by meggiep in Where in the world is meg?! | Jul 6, 2012
- Long Way ThereHello everyone!
Yesterday, Jack, Kate, and I set out from Tofo to Vilanculos, a beach town around 250 km north of Tofo. Getting here was another adventure in Mozambique public transit!
Our journey began yesterday morning at 4:30 with a walk down Posted by meggiep in Where in the world is meg?! | Jul 2, 2012
- Beautiful TofoOla!!
I’ve spent the past four days at Praia do Tofo, a delicious slice of blue Indian Ocean bordered by an arc of white sand. Getting here was an adventure though!
We woke up early Wednesday to catch the chapa at 5am Posted by meggiep in Where in the world is meg?! | Jul 1, 2012