Causing Mayhem in Monday’s Market

Monday, 8:30am and it’s in the late 30’s already – a humid and sticky day. I’m in the local Mafambisse market. I get my first whiff of sun-dried fish, the strong ‘aroma’, like… Continue reading

It’s not a dogs life Part II

It’s not a dogs life in Mozambique

You know you’ve screwed up something serious in your past life if you come back as an animal in Mozambique. Being Diwali this week, I thought the quote by Mahatma Ghandi would fit… Continue reading

What to see at the Beira Beachfront

Let’s get one thing straight, Beira is not the picture you see in the Mozambican beach pamphlet! There are no turquiose waters here. Infact the water is usually murky brown thanks to the… Continue reading

Finally, Mozambique pays their weather taxes. It rains!

En route to Gorongosa National Park

” Seeing new places, new faces, hearing new sounds, makes me feel alive, makes me realise how quickly we forget that there’s a great big world out there waiting to be explored, that… Continue reading

Gorongosa; ravaged by drought, yet always beautiful.

Gorongosa National Park holds a special place in my heart. In my experience there is no place like it. With a rich, war torn history, diverse landscapes that completely captivate one and the… Continue reading

The Pamper day in Beira…that went wrong!

It was my day off and I’d decided to shoot into Beira for a day of indulgence. Being a ‘lady of leisure’ had come to an abrupt end when the company discovered that… Continue reading

Pregnant in Mozambique

“The spluttering 1930’s John Deere tractor was quickly gaining ground. I came to the terrifying realisation that if I did not escape from the chains that held me down, me and the Bulging… Continue reading

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