A Quick Guide to Visiting the Victoria Falls

The spray of the magnificent Victoria Falls is something that every traveller should have seen and felt for herself. The experience of Mosi-oa-Tunya is awe-inspiring, but completely different for every visitor. It all depends whether on the season, the country and you budget – Find out how you should experience the “Smoke that Thunders”!

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How to Stay Safe in Africa

Is Africa safe? The answer to this very general question is yes; as long as you keep your wits about you. Crime statistics give a very blurred image of what actually goes on in African countries. While many African countries struggle with an unfavourable reputation, the vast majority of tourists return home safely with fond [...]

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World Rhino Day 2011

22 September 2011 is the 2nd annual World Rhino Day. The tradition was originally started by the WWF in 2010 due to the rhino crises mainly caused by the myth that rhino horn contains curative properties and now has become a world wide effort where people are banning together to help save these animals from [...]

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World’s Largest Conservation Area Founded in Southern Africa

The SADC (Southern African Development Community) Summit in Angola’s capital Luanda saw the formal and legal establishment of the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA). On 18 August 2011 the presidents of Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe signed a treaty establishing a 444,000 km² Peace Park comprising some of Southern Africa’s most renowned [...]

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Zambezi Man – 3 Days of Fun and Pain

If you’re looking for an adventure, this is it! Feel the adrenaline rush as you get tossed through the rapids of the Zambezi, race your mountain bike through a rugged African landscape and challenge yourself to a full marathon in the spray of the Victoria Falls. Adrenaline rush and sore legs included…

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The 11 Best Things to Do Around Vic Falls

The Natural Wonder of the Victoria Falls, also known as Mosi-oa-Tunya (literally translated to ‘the smoke that thunders’) has long turned into one of Africa’s major tourism hubs. Accessible from either Zambia or Zimbabwe Victoria Falls caters to all travellers form discerning holidaymakers to adrenaline junkies and backpackers.

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