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Should you still #Visit Zimbabwe?

In case you’ve missed all the recent news about Zimbabwe, there is a lot going on at the moment. Locals fear the horror that was 2008 is back, and they have been panic-buying as a result, leaving the shelves empty. Petrol shortages have seen the long winding queues come back, and no service provider is […]

10 things to do in Victoria Falls for under $50

Victoria Falls is notorious for being a pricey town. And it doesn’t come as much of a surprise, given that most of their visitors are international travellers. Operators price accordingly, and local and regional travellers on a budget are left with very few options when they visit. But don’t worry, I’ve put together a list […]

Victoria Falls Grand Prix Arena – is it really the investment Zimbabwe tourism needs?

Victoria Falls Grand Prix Arena? Yes, thanks to a $1,2 billion dollar investment from Dubai-based firm, Feonirichi. Undoubtedly the most popular attraction in the country, Victoria Falls is already the continent’s adrenaline capital, which makes it the ideal location for the Grand Prix arena. It is said the arena will be big enough to accommodate […]

5 things to do in and around Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe

Lake Kariba is the second largest man-made lake in the world. Located on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia, it is easily accessible by air or road. Lake Kariba is a great holiday destination in Zimbabwe, and offers visitors a variety of activities. Below are the five things you can do whilst in Kariba. 1. […]

Mana Pools – Can Zimbabweans afford to see its beauty?

As part of my road trip around Zimbabwe, I visited Mana Pools National Park. It is located about 390km from Harare, and is one of the most beautiful national parks in the country. It’s not the most accessible park, however, with it being virtually inaccessible during the rainy season, and only accessible by a chartered […]

Where to shop as a tourist in Harare

There are certain experiences that don’t come to mind when one thinks of visiting Harare, and shopping is one of them! But it would be shame to visit this great city and not have any gifts to take back with you. So if you are visiting Harare, or would like to take a visitor out […]

Stone sculpture in Zimbabwe – Tengenenge Art Community

Stone Sculpture has been one of Zimbabwe’s biggest art exports! Watch the video below to learn more about how stone sculpture started in Zimbabwe. Tom Bloemfield started Tengenenge Art Community, and it has since been the starting point for some of the biggest names in the industry. Stone sculptures can be very expensive abroad, and […]

Imire rhino and wildlife conservation: Game Drive Experience

Hopefully, you’ve seen the video of the amazing game drive I had at Imire! Missed it? Fear not, you can watch it right here! Imire is just under two hours away from Harare, in the Wedza district. The road there is well marked and is in good condition. They are doing fantastic work in the […]

Hiking at Ngomakurira or Domboshava in Zimbabwe

I really enjoy the outdoors, and hiking is one of my favourite outdoor activities. In my last video, I shared my hiking trip up Ngomakurira in Zimbabwe. Missed it? Watch it below. So of course, I want to make sure you all have enough information about the place and what you need to pack before […]

Day trip to Mutorashanga, Zimbabwe – what to pack

Mutorashanga Quarry is an old mine that is about 110km out of Harare. Many go there to braai and swim. You can also go scuba diving there. If you’re in Zimbabwe, find out how you can learn how to dive here. There are many myths surrounding this mystical green pool, but I can assure you, […]

Learn how to scuba dive in Zimbabwe

Not many people would associate Zimbabwe with scuba diving, being a landlocked country. But this is a sport that is accessible to everyone in Zimbabwe. So if you’ve been wondering how you can become scuba diver, here’s a quick guide on how to get started. There are diving schools in Harare, and can help you […]

9 things to do in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Also known as Mosi-oa-Tunya(meaning the smoke that thunders), the Victoria Falls is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the world. The falls lie between Zambia and Zimbabwe (but most of the activities reviewed here are on the Zimbabwe side). Here’s my guide for things you can do whilst in Victoria Falls, in no particular […]

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