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Victoria Falls is one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At its peak flow around June, a mile-wide chasm 100m straight down is filled with the roar of water falling at a rate of 3,000 tonnes per second. Visit the Victoria Falls section on our website.

There’s nothing quite like Victoria Falls from a helicopter

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“There’s something about a Gin & Tonic, the call of the African Fish Eagle and a tangerine, sunset sky that just has to resonate somewhere in you.” Such are the words of one of our inspired explorers below. And as you’ll see, as the last of our new consultants bring you the final glories of […]

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Where there’s smoke there’s… Victoria Falls

Where there’s smoke there’s… Victoria Falls

“Even the greatest literary masters would certainly have fallen silent facing such majestic and everchanging scenery. A human being is totally incapable of describing Mother Nature where she performs with such a might as at the Victoria Falls – there, Man just has to adore her!” - Dr Emil Holub Last week we were in Botswana; this […]

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My Trip | It’s My Party And I’ll Fly If I Want To

A Victoria Falls Birthday

I don’t like grey hairs and ticking biological clocks as much as the next person, but all those things getting older brings aside, birthdays should never lose their delight. All that hullabaloo over one person, all that cake… Birthdays should be wondrous events that brighten the world, if only for one day. Like our client, Alicja Suchorska from Poland’s […]

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The Big 3 | Explore Cape Town, Kruger & Vic Falls

The Big 3 | Explore Cape Town, Kruger & Vic Falls

We have just returned from another stupendous New York Times Travel Show! Thank you for having us, now good night! As Simone de Beauvoir phrased it, “There is something in the New York air that makes sleep useless.” The Big Apple’s incredible spirit captures our hearts and imaginations every time we visit, as we know […]

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My Trip | Lori Captures The Victoria Falls

My Trip: Victoria Falls

After the high of Namibia through Lori’s lens, I hit somewhat of a slump. A Tom-Petty free fall. A will-I-ever-receive-photographs-like-Lori’s-ever-again depression. The possibility that Lori went on other African adventures was the only thing that rescued me from the darkness. Motivated by this flicker of hope, I scrounged through our archives. What I found was an adventure that […]

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Go On A Horseback Safari in Africa

Horse Safari

Giddyup! It was Winston Churchill who said that the back of a horse is the greatest seat you will ever have. This is useful to remember when you’re looking for a front row seat at one of the greatest shows on earth – your African safari. Riding:  The art of keeping a horse between you […]

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Rhino Africa’s Top 10 Safari Lodges in Zambia 2012

Zambia (Royal Chundu Lodge)

We’ve explored South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe and now, our search for the most luxurious, most exciting, most inspiring safari lodges across Africa has led us to the magnificent and primeval land of Zambia.

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Getting Wild on the Selinda Canoe Trail

Wild Water Adventures

From Cape Town To Victoria Falls It was with great excitement that 6 of us departed from a cold, rainy Cape Town and headed for Zambia. Flying over Victoria Falls was one of the most spectacular sights of my life.  Until that point.  Little did I know what the next few days had in store. […]

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Jubilee Safari Special – Cape Town, Delta, Vic Falls!

Jubilee Safari Special

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations are about to commence! Down here in the commonwealth outpost of South Africa, we didn’t want to feel left out from the Jubilee celebrations. So in order to pay our own homage to the anniversary, we’ve compiled a special Jubilee Safari Package. A holiday that evokes memories of the glorious days of the British Empire and captures the quintessential colonial splendor of Africa!

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A Big Three Adventure – Cape Town, Kruger & Vic Falls

Kruger Park

Rhino Africa’s latest travel video features three of our favourite African destinations in one tour. It’s an incredible 10 day itinerary that incorporates the very best of Southern Africa – Cape Town, Kruger and the Victoria Falls! Traditionally, guests wishing to see the region’s three major attractions – Cape Town, Kruger National Park and Victoria […]

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See the mighty Zambezi River with Royal Chundu

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I recently stayed at Royal Chundu Luxury Zambezi Lodges on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, just downstream from the magnificent Victoria Falls. The lodges are situated between Victoria Falls and the Chobe National Park on the mighty Zambezi River in Zambia. About Royal Chundu There is a choice of two lodges – the […]

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Victoria Falls – Explore The Smoke That Thunders

Microlight over the mighty Victoria Falls

Scottish missionary and well-known explorer, David Livingstone stood on the small island in the middle of the falls – now known as ‘Livingstone Island’ in Zambia – and looked on at the roaring curtain of water bustling over the cliff. ‘Victoria Falls’, he named it, in honour of his Queen. We thought we’d take a closer look ourselves at ‘Mosi-oa-Tunya’ – the indigenous name for the falls, literally meaning the ‘Smoke that Thunders’.

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