The scenery on the lower part of the Rovuma is superior to that on the Zambesi, for we can see the highlands from the sea.
They reached the mouth of the Rovuma on the 25th of February.
The watershed parts some streams for Loendi and some for Rovuma.
They had to abandon the project of getting from the lake to the Rovuma, and exploring eastward.
The Rovuma came from mountains to the west, having only a very minute connection with Nyassa.
He was landed at the mouth of the Rovuma on the 22nd of March, and started for the interior on the 4th of April.
The Rovuma is quite altered from what it was when first we visited it.
Afterwards on the Rovuma, we found men wearing the pelélé, as well as women.
The higher up the Rovuma we ascend the people are more and more tattooed on the face, and on all parts of the body.
The current of the Rovuma was now as strong as that of the Zambesi, but the volume of water is very much less.