Posts Tagged ‘Zimbabwe’

A Visit to Victoria Falls

A Visit to Victoria Falls

Beth here. When we initially decided to visit South Africa, Vic wanted to stay in South Africa and see many different parts of that country. I, on the other hand, felt that I would rather skip part of South Africa in favor of a visit to Victoria Falls. I’ve been to Niagara Falls a couple [...]


A Walk with Lions

A Walk with Lions

The inspiration for our vacation to Africa came primarily from two different sources. Our friends Beth and Tucker Russell visited South Africa last December and told us all about the great time they had. Back in the spring, we also received a note from the Alumni Office at Davidson College promoting a trip to Africa [...]


A Couple Days in Zimbabwe

A Couple Days in Zimbabwe

After our short safari at Chobe National Park, Beth and I departed for Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. We weren’t really sure what to expect. As you may already know, Zimbabwe no longer has its own currency and has a long history of political corruption and human rights abuses. From 2003-2009, Zimbabwe experienced a period of [...]