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  • Jungle on the Jong River
    Jungle on the Jong River
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  • Mothers & Babies in Africa
    Mothers & Babies in Africa
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  • View of Jong River
    View of Jong River
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    by kim83_50158 Updated Nov 6, 2003

    Favorite thing: We were only there for a short time, so most of it was spent at the government hospital there. It is sad that they receive more money than "our" hospital does, but yet how do they spend it? They had less than 10 patients there as compared to the easily 50+ Mattru has

    Fondest memory: This picture is of the Lab Room at Bonthe. It has a really tropical feeling to the room, as you can see (or maybe you can't see) the river/ocean out the window through the palms. :-)

    West African Hospital Laboratory
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  • Eat whatever you can find or buy!!

    Mattru Restaurants

    There're bar-ish type establishments, but they probably aren't the same as what westerners think of them. So you can get "softs" (pop/soft drink/soda/coke--for all the different names of those types of drink)...and sometimes they're even cold! :-) It's a welcome sight after long, hard days. Mattru we ate pork, chicken, & fish, & lots of...

  • Jong River

    Mattru Things to Do

    The River is beautiful!! It's a pretty long river! We were there during dry season, so it was pretty low and we could see the islands in the middle. It's quite remarkable to see the banks with such thick vegetation and know that it's all still pretty untouched. There are people that live on the banks among the vegetation, but they don't 'develop'...

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