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Using Public Transport in Africa is an Incredible Way to See Parts You Wouldn’t Encounter 

In 2015, a travel writer and his friend were broke students who’d managed to squirrel away savings and could only afford to travel by public transport. From Cape Town, they managed to make it to Zanzibar in three weeks, mainly by rail, via Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania. People find it hard to believe they managed to travel to all these countries on a budget of R10 000, including accommodation.