Category Archives: Traveling in Africa

almost there

March 19, 2014, Zanzibar – Dar-es-Salaam   Our pre-breakfast bath in the sea is cut short by mildly stinging jellyfish that are too numerous to ignore. The ferry brings us back to Dar, where we move back into “our” apartment … Weiterlesen

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Happy Holidays

March 13, 2014, Dar – Stone Town (Zanzibar) First we stood up very early, so early that we were too early for the ferry. On the ferry we could buy sweets from a Chinese man. Then we came to Zanzibar … Weiterlesen

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Reaching our Darget

March 7, 2014, Mikindani – Kilwa Masoko First we took the wet laundry and then we drove and drove and drove. For lunch we had a picnic, it was very hot. And then we drove and drove and drove to … Weiterlesen

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Frontier

March 2, 2014, Ibo-Quionga The hottest night ever, and not a hint of a breeze. It must be 35°C when we get up before sunrise to make the high tide boat to the mainland. By the time we have lugged … Weiterlesen

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Coastal Exploration

February 22, 2014, Ilha de Moçambique – Chocas del Mar Suitably, for the day of our departure from Ilha, it is raining when we get up. I had felt the cold at night, and much to the amusement of the … Weiterlesen

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Of Pirates and Portuguese

February 18, 2014, Nampula – Ilha de Moçambique First we made school while my father worked with Sinezia. After that we went shopping. My dad had to stay in the car so that nothing got stolen. At the place we … Weiterlesen

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Rain Art – Windshield Impressionism

February 12, 2014, Mulanje In the morning, after breakfast, my dad went to work at a office with Internet and we did school. In maths I did views of blocks (mom’s title) and in french I finished my exercise book. … Weiterlesen

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Mountains make us feel at home

February 6, 2014, Nkhotakhota – Chembe Today in the morning I played smurfs with my brother. Then we ate brekfast. After that we drove to Cape Maclear. On the way we bought two mats made out of reeds. We saw … Weiterlesen

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Easy days

January 30, 2014, Lilongwe   In the morning we stood up and had breakfast. I had hot milk and rice crispies from the buffet. The weather was bad.   After school we went to town. There were many people asking … Weiterlesen

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Leopards at last!

January 25, 2014, Lusaka – Luangwa Boma It’s not that easy, after 5 days in a perfect lodge (and in my case, a couple nights in a 4-star hotel in Maputo), to load the car and go. But we are … Weiterlesen

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