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Victoria Falls canoeing safari

Canoeing on the Upper Zambezi – A photo journal

Canoeing on the Upper Zambezi - A photo journal Where some may see a river, we see a road that begs exploration. There is nothing more tranquil than a body ...
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Moonrise from the Wild Horizons Lookout Cafe

5 Ways to fall in love with Victoria Falls this Valentine’s Day

5 Ways to fall in love with Victoria Falls this Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day may only last 24 hours, but the memories you make with your loved one will last ...
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Vic Falls Carnival

Jameson Vic Falls Carnival 2016

Jameson Vic Falls Carnival 2016 Victoria Falls, a quaint town home to one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, was transformed into festival central over the New Year ...
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Wild Horizons Chef Dean James

Being whisked away by Dean Jones

Being whisked away by Dean Jones Africa is a nation rich in a diversity of flavour, and as Virginia Woolf so adequately said: “One cannot think well, love well, sleep ...
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wild horizons guide Richard

Meet your guide – Richard

Meet your guide – Richard One of the first things to strike you as you arrive at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge is the warmth and friendliness of its guides. One ...
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Blog - Zambezi water levels

Zambezi River Water Levels November 2016

Zambezi River Water Levels November 2016 So once again the brutal heat of November is upon us! As happens every year; we gasp in shock as the heat presses relentlessly down ...
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Blog - A taste of the wild

A Taste of The Wild

A Taste of The Wild Victoria Falls is a town where elephants stop by for a drink (out of the swimming pool), buffalo jay-walk across the road, and the rainforest is ...
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Chef Renzo

Chef Renzo

Chef Renzo While sitting in the stunning Lookout Café overlooking the Batoka Gorge, with a salted caramel pretzel milkshake in hand, I was fortunate enough to catch up with Chef ...
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Victoria Falls adrenaline activities the gorge swing

The High Wire Hand Book

The High Wire Hand Book On November 15, 2016 Author : Jess White Things to do in Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls. Canopy Tour – Spectacular views make for great photo opportunities ...
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Black Eagles return to the Gorge

Black Eagles Return to the Gorge

Black Eagles return to the Gorge Anyone who has visited Victoria Falls, intends to visit Victoria Falls or has an interest in visiting this seventh wonder of the world will by ...
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The Boma Restaurant

THE BOMA – PLACE OF EATING

THE BOMA – PLACE OF EATING. THE BOMA – PLACE OF EATING This is not just another ethnic restaurant, but a unique cultural experience. Excellent cuisine, including a variety of ...
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victoria falls white water rafting down the Zambezi River

6 Reasons to go on a multi-day rafting trip on the Mighty Zambezi

6 Reasons to go on a multi-day rafting trip on the Mighty Zambezi Multi day rafting trips offer thrills, camping on sparkling white beaches, varied scenery and hearty meals under starlight. Between ...
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Chobe Day Trip

Yellow Fever Update – 26 May 2016

Contrary to recent reports, we wish to advise that we have confirmed with the Botswana Ministry of Health that travellers arriving from Zambia are not required to present a Yellow ...
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Cruise on Zambezi River

Wild Horizons Sunset Cruise Winter Schedule

We have moved to our winter schedule and our cruises now depart at 16:00. Wild Horizons Sunset Cruise Pick-Up Schedule: The Zambezi Sunset Cruise is a superb way to relax and enjoy ...
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Zambezi Rafting Reopens

White Water Rafting Re-opens

White Water Rafting Re-Opens. After a short closure this year, we are happy to announce the opening of white water rafting on Wednesday the 18th of May 2016. High Water Trips will ...
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Wild Horizons Blog Victoria Falls Zimbabwe

Wild Horizons introduces daily Tours of the Falls in both Spanish & French.

Wild Horizons introduces daily Tours of the Falls in both Spanish & French. These foreign language tours are at no additional costs and the normal Tour of the Falls rates ...
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Victoria Falls Activities - White Water Rafting

White Water Rafting & Livingstone Island have closed for the season.

White Water Rafting & Livingstone Island have closed for the season 2016. Wild Horizons White Water Rafting has closed for the season due to current high water levels in the ...
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Image of a baby rhino viewed from a game drive

A Game Drive at The Victoria Falls Private Game Reserve

A Game Drive at The Victoria Falls Private Game Reserve The muggy afternoon heat was beginning to dissipate as Mike, our incredibly knowledgeable and charming guide, arrived to collect us from ...
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Livingstone Island

Livingstone Island Closure Expected soon…

Livingstone Island Closure Expected soon. We wish to advise that the Zambezi river is raising so fast that as soon as the water levels reaches our standard safety levels Livingstone ...
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Image of lady on the Canopy Tour in Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls Canopy Tour and High Wire Activities!

Victoria Falls Canopy Tour and High Wire Activities! We met our guides Michael and Bright at The Lookout Café. The venue is spectacular and the views give you a tantalizing taste ...
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The life-changing impact of education in rural Zimbabwe

The life-changing impact of education in rural Zimbabwe

The life-changing impact of education in rural Zimbabwe Although Zimbabwe is often reported as having the highest literacy rate in Africa this does not necessarily reflect the situation on the ground ...
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Zimbabwe Relaxes Visas

Zimbabwe Relaxes Visas The Zimbabwean government has relaxed the visa regime for 37 countries including China while it has removed visa requirements for all visitors from the Southern African Development Community ...
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Stanley and Livingstone & Ursula Camp Booking

Stanley and Livingstone & Ursula Camp Booking Please be informed that all bookings for The Stanley and Livingstone and Ursula Camp at Victoria Falls Private Game Reserve should now be ...
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Wild Horizons launches Airside Meet & Greet Livingstone

Our new meet and greet service allows us to meet you as soon as you step into the terminal building so that we can assist with immigration and customs formalities ...
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Victoria Falls Activities - White Water Rafting

2016 Multi Day Rafting Set Itineraries

In 2016 Wild Horizons has added set departures to our multi day rafting trips, perfect for solo travellers and smaller groups. Victoria Falls is the adrenalin capital of Southern Africa. There are a ...
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Things to do in Victoria Falls - Activities and Attractions in Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls: The natural variation of a natural wonder

Victoria Falls: The natural variation of a natural wonder Recently there has been strong concern over the apparent ‘drying up’ of the Victoria Falls- fuelled by sharing of the story on ...
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Wild Horizons awarded management contract for The Stanley & Livingstone

Wild Horizons has been awarded the management and marketing contract for The Stanley & Livingstone portfolio of products based in the Victoria Falls Private Game Reserve. The portfolio includes Stanley & Livingstone ...
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Activities and Attractions in Zambia

Livingstone Update

Livingstone Update I recently spent the afternoon with the Wild Horizons‘ team in Livingstone as they showed me around some of the attractions and developments in the town. What an ...
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Image of Wild Horizons staff member -Tawanda Dube

Spotlight on Tawanda

Spotlight on ‘Tawanda’ A barista is defined simply as ‘a person, usually a coffeehouse employee, who prepares and serves espresso-based coffee drinks.’ Tawanda Dube is one of the employees at The Lookout Café and the ...
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Chef Renzo

The Elephant Camp furthers efforts & aims for Top Sustainable Tourism Award

‘The Elephant Camp furthers efforts & aims for Top Sustainable Tourism Award’ The Elephant Camp has recently been invited,  with other leading hospitality establishments in Victoria Falls, to spearhead a new project in Zimbabwe. This is ...
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The Lookout Cafe food image

Moeketsi Ndlovu- pioneering chef at The Lookout Café

Moeketsi Ndlovu- pioneering chef at The Lookout Café Moeketsi Ndlovu is a 30-year-old chef who grew up in Victoria Falls but was originally from Esigodini, Zimbabwe. His family noticed his talent ...
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A scenic helicopter flight over the Victoria Falls

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls – The ‘Flight of Angels’ Helicopter Ride

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls: #6 The ‘Flight of Angels’ Helicopter Ride A helicopter flight over the Victoria Falls offers an entirely new perspective on a truly special sight. It is ...
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Guide at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge- Stanislous Chizipi

Guide at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge- Stanislous Chizipi

Meet our People, Guide at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge- Stanislous Chizipi Of all the things that make up a great safari the most important factor to a guests enjoyment and understanding ...
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Mukuni Village

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls: #5 A Cultural Experience

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls: #5 A Cultural Experience Zimbabwe’s hospitality & culture are legendary and sadly something many visitors miss experiencing. Adventure activities and wildlife watching are complimented greatly by meeting the ...
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Wild Horizons Canopy Tour

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls; #3 A High-wire Activity

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls; #3 A High-wire Activity A High-wire Activity is an adrenaline rush and a must do when visiting Victoria Falls. There is a range of activities from ...
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victoria falls white water rafting down the Zambezi River

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls: #2 Raft the Mighty Zambezi

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls: #2 Raft the Mighty Zambezi! The one-day low water trip is considered to be the best one-day white water experience available in the world. This will ...
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Zimbabwe

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls: #1 See the Falls

7 Wonders of Victoria Falls; #1 See the Falls See the Mighty Victoria Falls The sheer power of the Zambezi water cascading over the cliff into the gorge below and sending ...
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