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Tagged: Kinshasa

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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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Ferry Crossing (Brazzaville to Kinshasa)

Ferry Crossing (Brazzaville to Kinshasa) – Le Corrupt Trying to cross into the next country DRC Congo we had heard that ferry crossings from Brazzaville to across the Congo river to DRC Congo could be notorious for being ripped of by someone during the crossing…they were right! While in Brazzaville we...

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DRC Congo – CMC Mechanics Kinshasa

Had to spend a few Congolese francs at a Land rover mechanics called CMC in Kinshasa to sort out more wheel bearing problems as well as getting to do a full service on Maggie, the garage is professional and specialises in Landrover’s but expect to pay a premium here compared...

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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...