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Spare a thought for those protecting the Zambezi's wild areas 7 January 2019 Wild Zambezi

It s the end of yet another year and the beginning of a new one and the cycle of life in the Zambezi Valley s wild areas goes round once again. The rainy season brings a refreshing regeneration. The vegetation becomes thick and green and juicy grasses sprout from where there was previously bare earth. Suddenly there is an abundance of fo...

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Luxury Travel in Africa 4 January 2019 Off2Africa - Emma Dawes No comments yet

Africa? Luxurious? The majority of Africa might be what we call “third world”, and there’s no denying that. Politically we aren’t the most stable, but then again, is there any part of the world without political trauma? We also might not have the luxury of gorgeous Joe Malone branches spread wildly around the continent, but ...

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Three Golden Reasons Why… Seasons Matter 1 December 2018 Victoria Falls River Lodge One comment

Wild Zambezi is delighted to share the following Travel Blog from the Zambezi Crescent Collection - whose properties, Victoria Falls River Lodge and Victoria Falls Island Lodge are partners in our online travel network. Visitors travel to Victoria Falls, and the Zambezi National Park, for various reasons and special occasions. Whilst we welcom...

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Fun activities for kids to do in Victoria Falls 28 November 2018 Africa Albida Tourism - Tyla Crabbe & Marianne Betts No comments yet

Victoria Falls is renowned for the plethora of activities on offer, but less is known about what is fun for kids. Here are the top picks compiled by the Africa Albida Tourism group (owners of Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, Victoria Falls Safari Club, Victoria Falls Safari Suites, Lokuthula Lodges and The Boma - Dinner and Drum Show) 1. A...

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Remote emergency medical rescue - experience counts 27 November 2018 Dr Charles Crawshaw - ACE Air & Ambulance

Zimbabwe-based emergency medical services company, ACE Air Ambulance published the following story of their rescue of a patient severely injured by an elephant in a remote area, in the first issue (October 2018) of their monthly magazine Alpha One. Such situations are extremely rare, but Wild Zambezi shares this story in order to demonstrate...

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Falling for Changa 12 October 2018 Hayley Idensohn, Travel Portfolio No comments yet

Hayley Idensohn, MD of Travel Portfolio, a Harare-based Destination Management Company for tailor-made local and regional tours, visited Changa Safari Camp on Lake Kariba recently. She sent us her impressions.... They say its not difficult to fall hook, line and sinker for Changa Safari Camp on Lake Kariba. . . seemingly suspended betwee...

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Fish of Kariba - The Vundu 6 October 2018 Changa Safari Camp No comments yet

A fisherman’s dream begins at Lake Kariba – the world’s largest man-made lake covering almost 5,600 square kilometres. This expansive body of life-giving water is home to some of the most exciting freshwater fish species known to man, including the famous Tiger fish, Tilapia bream, the mighty Vundu and many others. The lake is...

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How to stay safe in wild areas 6 October 2018 Wild Zambezi One comment

Two tragic accidents (one fatal) involving visitors and wild elephants, which took place in Mana Pools and in Victoria Falls in September 2018, have prompted Wild Zambezi to issue some cautionary words of warning. PLEASE REMEMBER….. Wild animals are just that…. WILD…. and, no matter what some irresponsible individu...

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The Elephant Camp - upgrading to stay ahead of the herd 5 September 2018 Wild Zambezi No comments yet

Wild Horizons’ incredibly popular luxury tented camp, The Elephant Camp, receives consistent rave reviews on Trip Advisor, and has undoubtedly been the most successful, safari accommodation facility in the Victoria Falls area for nearly a decade. It’s easy to see why. When the main Elephant Camp was built in 2010, it offered...

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Need an expert travel planner? We have some suggestions.. 26 August 2018 Wild Zambezi No comments yet

It s all very well checking out the internet for independent and reliable sources of information like to get ideas for a safari trip (either for yourself, your family, or your travelling clients). But making informed choices, knowing what works, putting it all together, getting the best deals and making bookings needs a local exper...

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