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The smoke that thunders

Locals call it Mosi-oa-Tunya – the ‘smoke that thunders’. No other name describes the Victoria Falls better. Straddling the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe, the Victoria Falls are one of the most impressive falls in the world, spanning more than a mile. I saw a photo of the falls in a geographic encyclopedia as a […]

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Plane views: Victoria Falls

The Victoria Falls are one of the most iconic falls in the world. The falls, located on the Zambezi River, are on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the falls are one of the largest in the world, with a width of about a mile and a drop of more […]

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Velvet Moments: travel photo – Victoria Falls

It’s been one of my dreams to visit the Victoria Falls, one of the world’s greatest waterfalls, on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. That dream finally came true – funnily enough, just a month after visiting another of the world’s greatest falls, Iguassu Falls in Brazil/Argentina. The Victoria Falls were spectacular, despite the dry […]

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