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The perfect base for your African safari – Bomani Tented Lodge in Zimbabwe

Wildebeest and rainbow

Okay, I see you’re not beating around the bush… Do I ever? It’s true, that’s a big claim I’m making in that headline right there. But fear not, I’m going to convince you that I’m not writing cheques my story can’t cash. Cue the inevitable spike in searches by confused younger readers wondering what a […]

The positive impact of tourism – visiting Imvelo’s social projects in Zimbabwe

Ngamo welcome

Going on safari in Africa –¬†it’s hard to think of any other travel experience that holds the same allure. Exotic, adventurous, wild…perhaps with a tinge of danger to add to the excitement? Often described as a ‘once in a lifetime’ activity, a safari holiday is certainly high on many a bucket list. I would argue […]

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 […]

Our next big adventure starts next week – Zimbabwe


Today we’re really excited to be able to share some details about our next amazing trip. Next week Grown-up Travel Guide returns to Africa! You’ll be able to keep up with my journey by following the #zimbabwesafari2014 hashtag on social media (Twitter, Google +, Facebook, Instagram etc.) and of course right here. In what promises […]