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Swimming atop Victoria Falls

One thing I discovered on this trip is that safety regulations are really lax in other countries! You can get away with a lot more than you can back home. Which is how I unexpectedly found myself swimming atop Victoria Falls! Our first night in the hostel, I made a new friend, Nell.  She’s traveling […]

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The smoke that thunders (and ultimate baboon fighting at Victoria Falls)

Victoria Falls was originally called Mosi-oa-Tunya, or The Smoke That Thunders.  A fitting name for the largest sheet of falling water in the world, with a base of 1,708 meters, and a height of 108 meters.  There’s no doubt as to why Vic Falls was named one of the seven wonders of the world! The […]

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