Emilio in Congo (DRC)


Welcome to my blog!

My name is Emilio. This blog has no structure or particular objective. I share stuff about my life, my experiences. I hope you enjoy your visit!

Latest from the Blog

More sunset pictures?! Oh boy!

Sorry. It seems that’s what most people want to see 🙂 I’ve got to give the people what they want 🙂 This is also the river loop!

Sunset pictures again

People only want sunset pictures 🙂 The Kinshasa river loop is a popular spot to park and chill, to walk, to skateboard, to rollerblade, to run, to blast music, to play football (soccer). You bump into everyone 🙂

Everything takes time in Congo (DR)

Maybe this is a rant. In Congo, everything, or should I say, most things, take time, or should I say, take more time than they should! A quick […]

Luki rainforest biosphere near Boma

Last weekend, with some friends, L and T, we went to a rainforest biosphere or reserve called Luki near Boma in the Democratic Republic of Congo. We drove […]

Mad traffic

Traffic in Kinshasa is horrible Most of the time you will spend anywhere from 1 to 4 hours in traffic, sometimes, to do 1 km, sometimes to do […]

Zamrock and Sahara blues

I discovered Zamrock today! So amazing! Thank you to the YouTube algorithm! From Wikipedia : “Zamrock is a musical genre that emerged in the 1970s in Zambia. It […]


C’est calme aujourd’hui On est dimanche On est à l’église On est à la maison On se repose Kimiya, la paix en lingala On attend, sans précipitation, le […]


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