Mongu

Mongu, Zambia

Travel Blogs from Mongu

Mongu Travel Blogs (17)
The Longcut to Kabompo, Kabompo, Zambia travel blog

The Longcut to Kabompo

A travel blog entry by darkstar

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... We reach the checkpoint early on, and Bwalya speculates that somewhere in the area is one of the backwater barracks favoured by Zambia's old military establishment. Later we see signs of the refugee camps where many Angolans still live, waiting to be--or ...

Western Road Trip 2, Shangombo, Zambia travel blog

Western Road Trip 2

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... , I have bigger fish to fry. As we bump along the road out of Shangombo I'm day-dreaming about my future. Living in Zambia is quickly becoming a means to the productive end of my writing. I have a rare opportunity here, with a seemingly endless trove of ...

Western Road Trip 1, Kalabo, Zambia travel blog

Western Road Trip 1

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... Plain swells with water as the Zambezi River and its tributaries break their banks. Just west of Mongu, the largest town in Barotseland and the capital of Zambia's Western Province, the Barotse stretches wide and flat into the horizon, where the Ku'omboka ...

Crazy In Zambezi, Zambezi, Zambia travel blog

Crazy In Zambezi

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... of Zambia, we had only a few day's respite before heading out again. I didn't expect to be doing HIV/Aids awareness work in Zambia. The sad story of the epidemic belongs in another story, but on this trip it was barely an issue as we cruised from town ...