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Nov 1, 2013 - Libreville, Gabon

11/1 From Bonnie: The border town is Coco Beach, a very small village right on the waterway. It consists of a few shops around a roundabout that serves as the transport hub. Otherwise there are the very simple houses scattered around - the bare wood, totally simple houses typical of rural areas in EG, Gabon, and - as it turned out - Rep. of Congo as well. We went to the roundabout to find transport to Libreville, and had waited for an hour or so when Sally came and said she was going to Libreville as well, though Edward was going to stay...

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Feb 1, 2005 - From Bongo To Congo........

Libreville,Gabon....claimed as the second most expensive city in the world after Tokyo. Not far wrong there!!! Due to the high number of epats or "whiteys" as we like to call them,working in the off shore oil industry and the logging industry Libreville resembles nothing like any other African city that I've been to so far.ie it's clean,pollution free and full of "whiteys". Angolan visa stop is the reason for the visit and unbelievably we are all now in the proud posession of one for the princely sum of $120 US.An expensive business this...

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