Ibo Island

Ibo Island

One really must page through the bowels of the Mozambican edition of Lonely Planet to find any commentary on visiting Ibo Island. Like most locations in the country’s northern reaches, this little oceanic retreat does not find its way onto the territory’s most-visited list – and with good reason. Only those privileged enough to make use of light aircraft can reach the island with any sort of ease. For the rest, gaining its shallow shores requires an unreserved commitment to exploration as well as a little faith in humanity.

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Nervous Disposition

Nervous Disposition

Our final choice of campsite is, without question, the best that I have ever found. Perched upon the shoulder of the depression and protected from the beating sun by a low cliff-line, our resting spot for the night came adorned with some spectacular views. Vast open space with a scattering of gentle hills that cast breathtaking shadows as the sun dropped towards the horizon.

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