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Chimpanzee Eden and Botanical Gardens Private Tour from Hazyview
"Depart from your hotel at around 08:00 and drive to the Jane Goodall Institute Chimpanzee Eden situated about 15kms (9 miles) outside Nelspruit. You'll arrive in time to join the tour which includes the feeding of the chimpanzees at 10:00. This is a unique opportunity to view chimpanzees in semi-wild surroundings. Visitors will be captivated by these primates who share 98% of man’s DNA. With every visitor we take to the Sanctu we contribute to the rescue of another chimpanzee. After the tour you'll stop for lunch before traveling to the Lowveld Botanical Gardens in Nelspruit. Situated on the banks of the Crocodile and Nels Rivers the 159 hectare (392 acres) garden is home to around 600 plant species. After a leisurely stroll through the gardens you'll return to Hazyview
From ZAR2,680.00
 
"Full-Day Kruger Park Safari from Nelspruit
"Full-Day Kruger Park Safari from Nelspruit Whiteriver or Hazyview""Your tour departs from Nelspruit/White River or Hazyview early in the morning. You’ll enjoy a full day of adventurous game driving in this world famous natural reserve park. Kruger National Park has the greatest diversity of wild animals in Southern Afri making it an ideal spot for game viewing and safari adventure activities. This natural game reserve is renown for boundless opportunities to spot the Big Five of Africa – Elephants Leopards Buffalo Rhinos and
From ZAR1,450.00
 
Kruger National Park Sunset Drive
"The sunset safari departs promptly at 5pm from the Kruger National Park gates and will continue until 8pm then your guide will return you to your resort.Late afternoon is an extremely good time for game viewing. As evening approaches nocturnal animals become active and guests are able to experience a truly amazing African sunset.Once the sun has set and darkness sets in the spotlights are switched on and the search for nocturnal animals begins. In the quiet of the darkness guests can expect a different safari experience from that of the daytime
From ZAR1,030.00

More Local Customs in Marracuene

Waiting in line for the Batelão

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,...
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Feb 10, 2007

The Benfica's Eagle.

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...
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Feb 10, 2007

Tacamel fruit on sale for 10 Meticais a bunch

Diary Report - January 21, 2007:After crossing the Incomáti river I follow my way to Macaneta beach. On the road I met Ernesto, 14, who was selling a bunch of Tacamel fruit (see picture) for 10...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 08, 2007

It's obvious. It is a Toilet !!!

In downtown Marracuene there's a public toilet that visitors will easily notice. It's obvious.The Mural Painting outside says it all. Once one looks at it, one will immediately realize there's a...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 08, 2007

An Helicopter for You

Any tourist visiting Marracuene are likely to be given a small toy made out of vegetables.Picture here we have Augusto, 13, that was offering me this helicopter made out of (it seemed to me) pieces of...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 07, 2007

Art - Painted by Jaguar.

On January 21, 2007, Xadreco, 14, was selling for 300 meticais (about 9 euros) this colorful Painting (see picture) that was painted by Jaguar, his father.Ultimately a foreigner buyer got a discount...
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MarioPortugal
Feb 06, 2007
 
 
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Cows on the Road

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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Feb 10, 2007

The Road to Macaneta

The Road to Macaneta beach gets sandy for a little while but not as bad as to make it impossible for any regular commercial car to drive on it.
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MarioPortugal
Feb 09, 2007

Macaneta - the access to the beach

Once the Macaneta beach, the access to the beach has to be done walking on a sand path done through the local vegetation.
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MarioPortugal
Feb 09, 2007

The local rustic fishing boats.

Those fishing boats found on the beach are rustic and hand-made. I regret that while at the Macaneta I didn't have the chance to see those boats and the local fishermen in action.
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MarioPortugal
Feb 09, 2007

Cows wander free on the fields .....

Cows can be seen wandering around freely on the agricultural fields nearby the road to Macaneta beach.
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MarioPortugal
Feb 08, 2007

Barbershop - Bafana Bafana

Located downtown Marracuene, nearby the main road, Bafana Bafana Barbershop stands for its blue color advertising OMO, a popular clothes washing powder.
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MarioPortugal
Feb 08, 2007

Local Children - playing with an used car tire

Toys are not abundant at all. Children have to be creative and play with whatever materials they find around.
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MarioPortugal
Feb 07, 2007

Top 5 Marracuene Writers

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"Marracuene - [formerly Vila Luísa]"
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"Marracuene Travel Page"
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