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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Turismo Maputo
Very low standars, not very clean, allways a strange smell in the lobby.
Just for work and nothing else. The staff are nice, the food in restaurant was medium.
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... a youth led NGO (www.iverca.org if you are interested). IVERCA “is working on a sustainable/responsible tourism approach to create more jobs for the people in the area specially youth and women”. In other words, slumming is good for the economy. Guess it’s alright then. Not all would agree. As Paul Theroux points out, some call it “'poverty porn’ and exploitation”. Make of it what you will. We ...
... forward to today.
70km. Should only take an hour. It does. But. Takes nearly 2hrs for 6 buses to make the 10min crossing on the ferry.
Sorry. Did I say. Ferry??
Ho. Ho. Ho.
Floating debris more like.
So there we all are. Standing on the dirt track road that purports to be a quayside.
Oh yes. Did I mention. How flipping freezing it is? How flipping wet it ...
... struggle. From the many deprivations Maputo´s poorest inhabitants live with, most of them can be identified. Urban poverty levels in Maputo illustrate the difficult times the country has experienced in the past.
When we arrived back to ship and I started to write my blog so many emotions crossed my heart feeling such sadness for so many small children, and feeling so fortunate that ...
... par mois au centre-ville, fou je vous dis. Le gouvernement est à un carrefour, pourra t’il faire profiter de cette manne à tous les citoyens ou les nouvelles richesses profiteront elles uniquement à une classe de la population? À suivre…
Pour la première fois depuis le début du voyage, nous fîmes la grâce matinée, le levée fût à midi et le départ à 13h30. Nous sommes au centre-ville et tout est à porter de marche. Nous passâmes une excellente après-midi à la ...
... we could sit together on seats 5a5b front row second level seats. View was awesome, feet up, TV that played, Safe, Johnny English and This means war and free complementary coffee. Them 9 hours flew by! Also there was insane fog and we couldn't see anything for about an hour. Also found signs for Belfast, South Africa!
Back in the MC house, OMG washing machines and hot showers, microwaves, ovens, kettless and decent (slow) internet. Heaven!