Macuti

Macuti was a compound really, built by Swedish (or was it Norwegian?) gas company to house it's employees while they were working in the country. Then turned into apartment rentals with a strange Chinese style restaurant inside. We ate there on a few occasions, a rare chance for sweet and sour pork or chicken. We …

Shoprite

Shoprite was the only grocery store in town, a South African chain. I remember how sporadic it's deliveries of food would be. The first person in our group to go and see cheese always reported it back to us pretty quickly. It became a luxury item, never available. I can't remember what I bought (most …

Pago

This is from a club that I went to a few time for a swim in Beira. Always ordering something so as to seem helpful to the attentive staff, I always got water.