Aren’t these churches beautiful? They are located in the Nampula province in northern Mozambique.
Monthly Archives: April 2013
The Macuti Lighthouse (farol in portuguese) was built in Beira, Mozambique in 1904. It went through some appearance changes over the years – starting out as black and white stripes, then all white, and now red and white stripes. The history of the boat is not really clear, but its said that in the mid-80’s, […]
Using mosquito bednets for fishing is popular in Africa. These guys are using bednets to collect these tiny tiny fish (which they told me are a type of shrimp). The entire bag you see on the right will sell in the market for 200 MT (just under $7 USD). It took these guys about 2 […]
I was led into a small square room – the doorway covered with a large strip of lace (in lieu of a screen door). All the walls and floor were concrete. There were no windows (or air flow). The room had a slanted tin roof supported by wood beams. There was very little on the […]
I left Maputo on Friday to head up-country for field visits. First stop = Beira, located in the Sofala province, about 1200 km from Maputo And then you can drive another 4 hours and be in Gorongosa National Park which is where I spent the weekend and was lucky enough to see these beautiful things. […]