Matadi, a city built on rocks

Matadi, a city built on rocks

With a miner as its symbol, Matadi, the main port city of the drc, sits atop the last accessible point by boat from the port of banana located by the river mouth. Upstream, the rapids are unleashed and the topography inhibits ships from navigating the area. For my...
In Congo, a getaway on board the White Train

In Congo, a getaway on board the White Train

Nearly 25,000 passengers a year. A journey from Matadi to Kinshasa via the Mpozo, Songololo, Kimpese, Kisantu, Inkisi and Madimba stations. Nearly 25,000 passengers a year. A journey from Matadi to Kinshasa via the Mpozo, Songololo, Kimpese, Kisantu, Inkisi and...
The white elephants in Gbadolite

The white elephants in Gbadolite

It has been exactly 20 years that Marshal Mobutu Seseseko has left office. In may 1997, mobutu wavered after 32 years at the head of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It has been a long time since the situation in the country has deteriorated. Laurent Désiré...
Lubumbashi’s Zoo

Lubumbashi’s Zoo

Under the leadership of the Association of Friends of the Lubumbashi Zoo (AZLU), chaired by Mrs. Lydia Forrest, Lubumbashi’s zoo offers you great alternative for family outings and school field trips. Discover more than 60 different species of animals: lions, tigers,...