Ivovono

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Ivovono is a small Antankarana village in the north of Madagascar. There are about 700 people living in the village. Its inhabitants are fishermen or cattle raisers.

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Ivovono is located within walking distance (2 hours) from the main road between Diego Suarez and Ramena. From Sakalava Bay it is an 1,5 hour's walk along a sandy road, passing houses and massive mango trees here and there. The silhouette of the impressive Montagne des Fran├žais (French Mountain) can be seen along the way.

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The village has a quite well stocked food shop with an adjoining Malagasy bar and restaurant.

The road to Ivovono is sandy, hot and mostly unshaded.

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