The Zambezi River
has an undeniable pull, and an entire adventure industry has grown up to cater for those adrenaline junkies who want to experience it from every appreciable angle.
We flew over the Falls and down the Zambezi River
in a helicopter, we spent a wonderful day on the wetlands of the river and took a game drive through Chobe National Park, Botswana, a park that has more than 20,000 elephants living safely within its borders.
There are few other demonstrations of nature's sheer power that compare to witnessing the full force of the Zambezi river
pouring through the First Gorge's 110m-wide exit.
We met, she and I, a number of times, and she wrote a wonderful introduction to the book, Luciano Lwanyika: Tonga book of the earth (1991) that Colleen Crawford Cousins and I produced with assistance from many others, especially the Tonga adults and children who live in Chitenge, Mola on the Zimbabwe side of the Zambezi River
. It is a book on the society and resources of the valley and its foundation is Colson's research.
As with most of the truly outstanding national parks in Africa, this vast area is without physical boundaries and the wildlife is free to move throughout the area--even northwards across the Zambezi river
All that remained was ripped trousers when police arrived at the banks of the Zambezi river
in northern Zimbabwe.
Trivia: He was one of the six celebs who took on the Zambezi River
for Comic Relief's 2013 Through Hell and High Water challenge.
The Kariba Dam is one of Africa's engineering wonders; 128m tall and 680m long, spanning the Zambezi River
on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Andrade Gutierrez (AG Group), which has already opened talks with Zambezi River
Authority (ZRA) with regard to participating in the development of the Batoka Gorge Hydro-power Project, wants to enter into several other ventures in Zambia as separate undertakings from Batoka.
Paul Nicholaides is set to endure sweltering heat, blistered hands and high humidity by paddling 100Km across the Zambezi River
- one of the toughest rivers in Africa.
But, like all good things, it must come to an end and the final episode sees Paul, pictured, at Chipembele Animal Rescue, where he meets Douglas, a hippo calf who was found at five months old wandering alone near the Zambezi River
. Douglas soon takes a shine to Paul, and the two even go for a paddle in a nearby pond.
WHO WHA | T WHERE WHEN: Peter Falk, as Columbo; Edwar | d; On the Zambezi River
on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe; 1973.
The challenge consists of four days at a children's hospice in Lusaka, Zambia, followed by a threeday canoe safari down the mighty Zambezi River
This volume is based on both extensive academic research and interviews with over 300 residents of the Zambezi River
The title of his book, Ripples from the Zambezi, came from the creation of a community tomato field on the banks of the Zambezi river
- but the field, the hopes of the villages around it and their much needed food were destroyed by the river''s hippos at harvest time.