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Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Bridge Slide, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls Bridge

  Having promised my wife I wouldn’t bungee jump without her – or rather not do anything so stupid on my own – I kept my word, naturally. However I did receive clearance for the Bridge Slide (zipline), one of Shearwater Victoria Falls‘ many activities. It might be lamer than the bungee or the pendulum […]

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Former watchtower, Berlin, Germany

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There aren’t many of these left nowadays – but at Schlesischer Park between Kreuzberg and Treptow a former watchtower has been preserved. In 1990 things were different, and when visiting Berlin with a friend we stayed the night in a watchtower overlooking the Reichstag, but that’s another story…

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Zambezi River, Batoka Gorge, Zimbabwe

Rafters on Zambezi from Gorges Lodge

This is the view from the bar at Gorges Lodge. Not bad, eh? I’ll be reviewing this spectacular accommodation soon so expect more jaw-dropping photographs and video clips. If you look closely you’ll see a group of white-water rafters who have come from Victoria Falls, a few kilometres upriver. Most groups finish here and are […]