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Waking up after a good sleep despite the rustic accommodations, I was feeling a little better this morning and at some dry toast. My first meal in two days which did help take off some of the excess poundage I'd been packing on since we arrived in Africa.
Off to The Great Zimbabwe Ruins today. Met by our guide Molove, we toured the ruins for a little over two hours. Today we experienced our first cloudy weather since leaving Cape Town, but as we began ...
Drove to the ruins that
the country is named after, that is Great Zimbabwe. This consists of
3 different phases of building a big village. It started with the
hill top buildings that were built in 1110. To get there it is a
narrow steep path with lots of defensive turns and around 600 steps.
Once you reach the top you get a fabulous view across the surrounding
countryside. The buildings themselves consist of one large outer wall
about 4 metres high. ...
For the last two days in Zimbabwe we headed to Masvingo with a German couple we met at Burkes. The bus journey took forever, as it stopped everywhere possible. 8 hours later and we arrived in Great Zimbabwe a UNESCO sight. We arrived just in time for sunset, we ran as fast as our legs would let us up the steep steps to the top of the hill complex, where the king lived many moons ago. We just caught the sunset and marvelled ...
Again camped miles out of town but this is a really nice place. They have hot water super clean toilets and generally clean.
I had a great night sleep last night so Im feeling good today, best night sleep Ive had since I been here. I had a productive day today working on a plan to get out of the last half of the tour. I just have to do the logistics and if I can make it work ang get to ...
Philip's Great Zimbabwe
Great Zimbabwe is a religious fortress from which the country of Zimbabwe was named. Our local guide, Philip, was incredibly knowledgeable about the founding of his country.
His own story illustrates the cultural and political struggles Zimbabwe has gone through as well. Philip's parents, a school master and a ...