Tagged: DRC Congo

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DRC Congo – Border to Angola

The road to the Angolan Border There are a few border entries to Angola that you can do if you are lucky enough to obtain a visa: 1. Ferry from Pointe Noire –> Cabinda –> Soyo 2. By road at Matadi 3. By road through Songololo (which is just before Matadi). We...

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DRC Congo – Kinshasa

Kinshasa After the stress of getting through the port from both Brazzaville and now Kinshasa I was very surprised to see a fairly relaxed entry into the city as I read Kinshasa would be hectic and frenetic but within 10 minutes we had reached the main blvd 30 Janv which...

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Angolan Visa Options

Angola Visa So many people had told us different stories about obtaining an Angolan visa and the versions change depending on who we spoke to so we were a bit apprehensive about the process.  At the time of writing in 2010, these were the options we were presented with for trying to...

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DRC Congo – Medicine Man

While walking through a district of Kinshasa we found a ‘Medicine Man’ that advertised that he had cures for all sorts of ailments as seen in the attached photos.  below, one of his show pieces was for worms as he has several worms all live in a row and showed...