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Africa

Zimbabwe Travel Advice & General Information

Here is a guide to some best Zimbabwe travel advice and general information, worth having on hand for any Zimbabwe trip or even for pre planning. This is designed as an attachment to our 12 day South Africa and Zimbabwe trip South Africa Itinerary 12 Day Tour Capital The Capital city of Zimbabwe is Harare, […]

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Africa

South Africa Itinerary 12 Day Tour

Introduction Our most popular trip to date has been South Africa, and a couple of days in Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. We spent a long time making and researching a South Africa Itinerary A few people have asked for this South Africa itinerary or advice, so after delving through some paper work I found our […]

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Africa

South Africa Travel Advice & General Information

Here is a guide to some best South Africa travel advice and general information, worth having on hand for any South African trip or even for pre planning. Capital A little confusing so Cape Town is the official legislative capital, with the administrative capital being Pretoria and Judicial capital being Bloemfontein Population The population of […]

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Sabi Sands Game Reserve

Savanna Private Game Reserve Sabi Sands

Sabi Sands Game Reserve A Brief History The Sabi Sands game reserve consists of a private group of game reserves and lodges (our stop being Savanna Private Game Reserve). The Sabi Sands runs adjacent to the Kruger National Park. and is its own reserve. Its a 65000 hectare reserve created by local landowners in the […]

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Sabi Sands Game Reserve

The Big 5 Spotting

When We Spotted The Big 5 We were so lucky whilst on our safari to the Sabi Sands to manage to see all of the Big 5. For those of you not familiar with these sightings its Leopard, Lion, Buffalo, Elephant and Rhino. The term came from big-game hunters, and refers to the five most […]

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Victoria Falls Zimbabwe

Ilala Lodge Victoria Falls

Ilala Lodge Victoria Falls (About Them) With its beautiful setting, landscape gardens, top food and being the closet stay to one of the wonders of the world. Ilala Lodge Victoria Falls has it all. A friendly and peaceful hotel / lodge in the heart of Victoria Falls town and a popular hotel in the heart […]

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Victoria Falls Zimbabwe

Zambezi River Cruise

Zambezi River Cruise @ Sunset On our first night in Victoria falls Zimbabwe after arriving after lunch we wondered what we would do for the evening. We had a chat with our host on what there is to do and they told us about the Zambezi river cruise at sunset, with drinks and nibbles. Cruise, […]

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Victoria Falls Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls By Helicopter

Why we chose helicopter ride We had just finished our walking tour of the falls and got back to the hotel we sat back at the bar with a coffee still full of excitement from seeing this wonder of the world. We started chatting away about the best bits All of a sudden we were […]

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Victoria Falls Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls By Foot (Walking Track)

Victoria Falls A Brief History Victoria Falls, one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the world. Located on the Zimbabwe and Zambia border and is part of the Zambezi river. Its considered to be one of the worlds largest waterfalls being 1708 meters wide. It is roughly twice the height of Niagara Falls. There are […]

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Cape Town

Franschoek Country House & Villas

Franschoek Country House & Villas We had the pleasure of staying in this unbelievable Hotel whilst on our honeymoon in 2018, situated a short 2km outside the center of town and access to the wine trams. The Franschhoek Country House is also perfectly situated with pristine mountain view setting. So the setting is beautiful, the […]