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The drive from Victoria Falls to Hwange National Park passes through beautiful grasslands, acacia and teak forested woodlands; there very few cars on the roads mostly people walking or moving herds of cattle or goats.
We pass small farming villages where the people grow squash, melons, peanuts and sorghum; some sell their excess at the side of ...
The drive from Victoria Falls to Hwange passes through some traditional Shona and Ndebele (the two major tribes in Zimbabwe) villages. Mud walled huts with grass thatched roofs. People walking along the roadside. Failed corn and millet crops. Children selling melons and plums. Baboon, warthog and zebra in the bushes. Iconic African countryside.
Duncan, our Zimbabwean driver, is a political junkie. As soon as we say we are Canadian, he shocks us by ...
... by some of the embassies it would be a huge success.
Although the Norwegians had clearly stated that they had no funding available, they still agreed to meet with us. Sometimes its better to meet and connect with people, whoever they may be they could lead to someone else who could help. We arrived at the embassy at 3pm, it was such a grand, beautiful compound. As we passed through the security we ...
... Smith was still in the governing seat and everything was in pristine condition. Under the current rule of Mugabe, whose government rules with an iron fist, coupled with many years of land grabs, no genuine foreign investment which would benefit the masses, and the lack of 'free and fair elections', all is not well in this impoverished country. The Zim currency is now just Monopoly money, and the accepted US$ has made Zimbabwe an expensive third world country ...
... However, it was still a luxury for Africa. I prepared myself to live rough for these three weeks but it has been totally different. One day we are eating like kings and the next we’re just having soup and bread.
I had to skip desert unwillingly as Martha and I had ten minutes to draft 'Love Zimbabwe’s’ aims and future aspirations FAO the officer of external relations. We typed this document in ten minutes and it was very concise and accurate. It ...