Saturday, 30 August 2014

This morning I woke up early !

…. just because I heard voices, coming up ( our bedroom is at the 6th floor!) from the road in front of our building….. No one was shouting and the cars were quiet ( no hands on the horns!), but in the silence of the early morning ( Saturday, a lot before 7am!), the voices of the passengers ( no one was hurt! phew!) from a stuck bus ( the road is under construction) were really clear….. sigh…..
















….. luckily the bus was freed and the passengers were able to get back on it! What I really enjoyed of all that ? I was amazed by the colourful "capulanes" (the wraps that women put on their heads, around their hips or on their shoulders) : so eye-catching!!! ;oD
 xxxx Alessandra

8 comments:

  1. Hello Ale, I have been playing catchup again!
    Thanks for the tour around Maputo, you certainly have been busy getting out and about.
    I hope you have settled in nicely along with your boys.
    It was good no one was hurt in the bus incident and I too thought how colourful and interesting the women looked. Must be a little cool in the mornings?
    \Love from Oz,

    Claire xx

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  2. Very special photo's again... I didn't realize you were that close to the sea!! xx

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  3. My thoughts exactly! I just realize that the sea is across the road.
    Scenes like this make my skin crawl... Luckily no one's hurt!

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  4. Those wraps are beautiful! Glad no one got hurt!
    Kate :}

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  5. Hi there! I've just found your blog and will be following from now on! I'm a little further South from you (in South Africa) so we're almost neighbours!!! Hope your move went well.... x

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    1. Hi Laura!!!! So we are "neighbours" !!!!! How funny!!! Well our move went fine, thank you ; right now we are waiting for our container to arrive in Maputo around the 25th of September…
      I hope this waiting time will pass soon : I need all my stuff to make this new house our new home!!!!! Have a good week, xxxxxx Ale

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  6. Hi Alessandra - what a lot of drama so early on a Saturday morning! Glad no one was hurt though :) :) Must say I was a little distracted by the beautiful, colourful womens clothing - just stunning! Hope your belongings arrive soon - being 'in limbo' is a bit of a drag. I'll be back in crafty mode once my eldest is settled back at Uni this week - I've been crocheting like a mad woman, you'd be proud of me, haha!!
    Alison xx

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