Provincia de Maputo Local Customs

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Provincia de Maputo Local Customs

  • English - Portuguese - Shangaan...

    Despite Portuguese being the official language and widely spoken by Mozambicans in general, Shangaan is a popular local language in Provincia de Maputo, Mozambique's most southern Provincia. On this Tip you may find my little dictionary.Please note the way I was taught by the locals that phonetics for Shangaan words are the same as for...

  • The Pusa Market

    On August 26, 2006, my friends brought me a local market named Pusa. (We not very sure about the real name of that local but one of my friends said it was Pusa).The Pusa Market is somewhere located not very far from Ponta-do-Ouro in the very southern Mozambican border with South-Africa. It seems that it was actually a two local markets...

  • Pusa Market - Dancing in the Rain.

    Locals happily dancing in rain in the Pusa market, right next to the at the very southern Mozambique's South-African border.

  • Ponta Mamoli - Local Fishermen

    On August 25, 2006, I met two local fishermen at Ponta Mamoli beach. They were carrying their bags with plenty different types of fish. Curiously none fishermen knew the name of one single fish they had just caught !! - They even showed me an Octopus and were wrongly naming it a Squid !! Anyway, I guess local fishermen catch whatever the sea offers...

  • Rustic Local Bar (near Ponta Mamoli...

    Southern Mozambique - November 11, 2006:It's very Hot. Good to know that there's this Bar nearby with fresh beer to sell. My friends and I were all at the Ponta Mamoli beach and just needed to do a short ride to this place. ....

  • A Big fish bought for 100 MTn (3 Euros)

    Southern Mozambique - November 11, 2006:The Fish (pictured on this Tip), enough to feed two families and just caught from in the Ocean, was bought from the local fisherman for 100 MTn (about 3 Euros).

  • Local Children (I) - Ponta do Ouro.

    These are some friends I chatted with while visiting Ponta do Ouro, a village located at the very southern border of Mozambique with South Africa.Cilidinha, 4.Dudu, 7.Salmento, 4.Nina, 10.

  • Local Children (II) - Ponta do Ouro.

    More friendly locals I chatted with while visiting Ponta do Ouro in southern Mozambique: Maria.Amélia.Jorge, 7.Venâncio, 10.Pascoinha.Pedro.

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