Provincia de Maputo Travel Guide

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Maputo

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Catembe

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9,80,0

Matola

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2,9,0

Namaacha

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3,15,0

Marracuene

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21,67,0

Ilha da Inhaca

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7,8,0

Ressano Garcia

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4,12,0

Salamanga

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6,20,0

Boane

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2,9,0

Catembe

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0,1,0

Bela Vista

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1,6,0

Zitundo

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1,4,0

Inhaca

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3,5,0

Goba

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1,4,0

Beluluane

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5,8,0

Maputo

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  • The Police

    Maputo Warnings and Dangers

    I have red some tips about the corrupt police who steel from foreigners in the street, and also comments which disagree on this statement. I can confirm that the police are targeting tourists. The police here is maybe the most corrupt police in the Southern part of Africa. But don't let this prevent you from traveling to Mozambique or lock yourself...

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  • Radisson Blu Hotel, Maputo

    Maputo Hotels

    Av. Da Marginal, Near by CCJC, Maputo, 1880, Mozambique

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Minibus to Swaziland

    Maputo Tourist Traps

    In case you go by minibus from Maputo to Swaziland the drivers want Rand or Emalangeni (Swazi curency, same value as Rand) not Meticals, if you don't have Rands you will get a very bad exchange rate. There are also no moneychangers at the border. Change all your remaining Meticals to Rand, the fare is 80 Rand (March 2013) and it takes about 3...

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Catembe

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  • Catembe beach

    Catembe Things to Do

    "Catembe beach" (or "Praia Catembe" in Portuguese) is located on the other side of the bay from Maputo city. The ferry from the city takes 10 minutes and cost 30 Metacais (1 USD). The other option is to drive around the bay, but it takes more than an hour. Catembe beach is long and wide, with sand dunes in the back. The beach is of course the main...

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  • Catembe is off the beaten path

    Catembe Off The Beaten Path

    All places in Catembe is off the beaten path. Although it's only a 10 minutes boat trip from Maputo centre. The life is tranquil and the streets are quiet...

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  • The ferries from Maputo to Catembe

    Catembe Transportation

    The ferries to Catembe, on the other side of Maputo bay, goes from the harbour on the baixa area. The ferries leave when they are full. And the price is 30 metacais (aprox. 1 USD) one way, and you pay before you enter the boat. The trip takes 10 minutes.

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Matola

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  • From Matola to Johannesburg & Pretoria...

    Matola Transportation

    Intercape to Johannesburg / PretoriaDepartures from Matola to Johannesburg & Pretoria08:00h & 19:15h.Arrivals to Matola from Johannesburg / Pretoria07:30h & 15:15hMatola Office:Praceta Herculano nr. 47Bairro HanhaneMatolaTel: +258 21 724 289Maputo Office:Tropical Air Tours,Ave 24 de Julho, nr 909MaputoTel: +258 21 325 078 / 21 431 006email:...

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  • My Pet is a baby Monkey !!

    Matola Local Customs

    Bought for 250 Meticais (about 7.5 Euros = $10 US dollars) on November 15, 2006, this baby Monkey was for sale on the nearby roads of Matola City.This baby Monkey is 2 weeks old and has been fed with milk only.

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Namaacha

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    by MarioPortugal Updated Dec 16, 2006

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    A statue representing Our Lady of Fatima is visible on Namaacha' square.

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Marracuene

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  • Waiting in line for the Batelão

    Marracuene Local Customs

    During the whole day tourists use the Batelão, the large barge, to cross the Incomáti river from Marracuene to Macaneta beach.Then, on late afternoon and since the Batelão is on service until 7pm, there's usually a big line of cars waiting in line to get back to Marracuene.The Batelão carries 6 cars maximum and it takes about 30 minutes for each...

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  • Cows on the Road

    Marracuene Local Customs

    While driving in the Macaneta area a driver might definitely need to slowdown the speed since cows might be using the very same road.

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  • The Benfica's Eagle.

    Marracuene Local Customs

    Portuguese Football (soccer in the USA) Teams are very popular in Mozambique. This is particular true for Benfica of Lisbon, Portugal.In Marracuene I found this lovely wood crafted Benfica Eagle for sale (see picture). It was priced 550 meticais (about 16 euros) and the only reason I didn't buy it, it was because there was no more room on my...

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Ilha da Inhaca

  • Get one's Skin burnt under tropical sun

    Ilha da Inhaca Things to Do

    UV 50+ is a necessity on these beaches 365 per year.The sand is White and clean, tides ensure their daily pristine state.Yet remember that you in the Delagoa Bay, protected from the Indian Ocean, minimal waves, yet t sundown, as i saw on my three visits, the most delightful sunsets due to a Volcanic eruption, whose particles were brought to africa...

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  • Museum

    Ilha da Inhaca Things to Do

    Not too far from the hotel complex you will find this little ocean museum. It was closed when we got there but provided a nice resting place after the brisk walk.

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  • Local dining

    Ilha da Inhaca Things to Do

    Once again just outside the hotel complex, you will find this little "rural" diner. Do not be put of by its appearance as the food is excellent and very fresh.

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Salamanga

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Boane

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Catembe

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  • Catembe beach

    Catembe Things to Do

    "Catembe beach" (or "Praia Catembe" in Portuguese) is located on the other side of the bay from Maputo city. The ferry from the city takes 10 minutes and cost 30 Metacais (1 USD). The other option is to drive around the bay, but it takes more than an hour. Catembe beach is long and wide, with sand dunes in the back. The beach is of course the main...

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  • Catembe is off the beaten path

    Catembe Off The Beaten Path

    All places in Catembe is off the beaten path. Although it's only a 10 minutes boat trip from Maputo centre. The life is tranquil and the streets are quiet...

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  • The ferries from Maputo to Catembe

    Catembe Transportation

    The ferries to Catembe, on the other side of Maputo bay, goes from the harbour on the baixa area. The ferries leave when they are full. And the price is 30 metacais (aprox. 1 USD) one way, and you pay before you enter the boat. The trip takes 10 minutes.

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Bela Vista

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    by MarioPortugal Updated Sep 20, 2006

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    The Fransalians, Missionaries of St. Francis de Sales, have a total of 4 Missions in Mozambique.

    All Mozambican Missions are located in villages within Provincia de Maputo: Bela Vista, Catembe, Ponta do Ouro, and Salamanga.

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Zitundo

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    Arlete

    by MarioPortugal Updated Jan 4, 2007

    On my way to Ponta do Ouro beach (south) or to Ponta Mamoli beach (east), I use to stop on Arlete Grocery for beer refuel :) lol

    What to buy: Beer & basic grocery goods.

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Inhaca

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  • Ferry

    Inhaca Transportation

    The Govt ferry will not be operating from 17 Nov 2006 till at least end Jan.This leaves airplane $33 1 way or private fast ferry $33 1 way or water taxis [expansive}Essential to book.Please write to George Askew at INHACAZUL LODGE [also of Exotic Travel Group ] inhacazul@virconn.com or Andy Lee at Exotic Travel Group andyaccrue@gmail.com for more...

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  • Swimming at Portugese Island

    Inhaca Things to Do

    The water is warm, clear and there are no waves. Portugese Island is a few km from Inhaca and the boats first stop there for an hour or two before going to Inhaca.You can see the water is much clearer than Maputo's.

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  • A restaurant with a view

    Inhaca Restaurants

    A magnificent view. On a hot Sunday afternoon all you need is an ice cold beer and the view. Both were excellent.

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Goba

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    by DAO Written Oct 16, 2012


    The one and only time I have ever seen demining activity, was here in Goba, just before the border with Swaziland.


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Beluluane

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