Makoni East…

We did three surveys in this area for Maranatha Volunteers, a branch of the Seventh Day Adventist Churches…

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What a view! I took this pic from the front yard of an elderly couple I met carrying their maize home from the grinding mill.

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Homesteads are small here, compared with Tsholotsho for example, where eight or twelve houses are all included in a stockade. Probably because in Tsolotsho, lions and other predators roam free!

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Shopping day?

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Look at the size of these rocks, towering over the tiny houses in the valley below.

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Pretty setting for a district hospital.

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OK, OK – I have to get a tree into my post somewhere! I just LOVED this tree, shaped by the lorries that pass this way!

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Nkonyeni

It seems the old strip road builders knew how to build roads! We crossed it several times recently when working along the Victoria Falls road, and mostly it can still be used!

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Our contract for the Seventh Day Adventist Church began with a place called Nkonyeni, which is in the Bubi area. In order to get there, we had to cross the old strip road, and the Bubi river!

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Dramatic views – racing the rain!

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Huge forests line the river.

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This is a donkey berry flower. I LOVE donkey berries!

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No idea what this is – but its pretty!

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