Mozambique Island, Mozambique

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Ilha de Moçambique....Maputo

Ilha de Moçambique....Maputo

Ilha de Mozambique Ilha de Mozambique, the former hub of Portugese East Africa and currently one of UNESCO's best-kept secrets. It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a...

PHOTOS: Mozambique's Forgotten Island

A UNESCO world heritage site, this little island off central Mozambique was once the heart of the Portuguese spice route.

The Fort  AT the 16th-century São Sebastião fort., rubble-filled rooms, canons piled in heaps, and stairs leading to nowhere made for a slightly creepy but fascinating visit.  It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a...

PHOTOS: Mozambique's Forgotten Island

It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a.

Sao Paulo Palace

Travel to Ilha de Mozambique port in Mozambique with MSC Cruise ships in South Africa. Visit the Stone Town and the Cidade de Makuti

Santo Antonio Church

Travel to Ilha de Mozambique port in Mozambique with MSC Cruise ships in South Africa. Visit the Stone Town and the Cidade de Makuti

Ilha de Mozambique

Cruise to Ilha de Mozambique - South Africa Cruises - MSC Cruises

A Jewel in the Midst of the Sea

Travel to Ilha de Mozambique port in Mozambique with MSC Cruise ships in South Africa. Visit the Stone Town and the Cidade de Makuti

Sunken Treasure  As seen in Ilha's maritime museum, these plates were found on sunken ship coming from China carrying thousands of Ming dishes.  It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a...

PHOTOS: Mozambique's Forgotten Island

Collins: Mozambique's Forgotten Island (PHOTOS) Ihla de Mozambique - go diving for sunken treasure !

Bringing Back the Beauty  Despite all the comments on disrepair, UNESCO is slowly making its mark with restored parks like this. At the convergence of the pier, museum and road to the Fort São Sebastião, these freshly laid quartz paths make a statement about the grandeur of the past.  It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a...

PHOTOS: Mozambique's Forgotten Island

It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a.

Abandoned Churches  Behind this little boy is the Church of San Antonio, one of the great old chapels now abandoned and replaced by dozens of mosques on the island.  It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a...

PHOTOS: Mozambique's Forgotten Island

It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a.

Ilha Tide Pooling  Depending on the time of day, waves can crash on the sidewalk or start a kilometer out at sea. Here is a glimpse at the pools at low tide with neon coral, clown fish, eels, starfish and sea urchins showing themselves in just a few inches of water.  It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a...

PHOTOS: Mozambique's Forgotten Island

It's hard to imagine amid the crumbling coral walls and dirt streets of Ilha de Mozambique that it was once the capital of a Portuguese East Africa and a.

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