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Experiencing life on the edge at Gorges Lodge, Zimbabwe

Bar at Gorges Lodge

Last year I experienced Zimbabwe for the first time – and I thoroughly recommend you do the same… Introduction As this picture of the bar area suggests, Gorges Lodge is no ordinary hotel. When I looked through my notes, video footage and photographs I realized that a regular hotel review would not do the place […]

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 […]

Making the most of a morning in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Vic Falls from Rainforest Park

Last year I had one of the best trips of my life when I spent a week in Zimbabwe working with Imvelo Safari Lodges, a company that offers some of the best safari experiences you can have on the continent while helping both wildlife and the local community. I’ve been drip-feeding content ever since both here […]

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Hippo in the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe

Easy to miss this hippo watching us pass on a sunset cruise on the Zambezi in Zimbabwe

It’s easy to miss this big fella watching us carefully as we drift past on a sunset cruise on the Zambezi in Zimbabwe. This was a wonderful way to relax after a busy day of activities in Victoria Falls and before the evening’s entertainment began… #zimbabwesafari2014