Matetsi Private Game Reserve
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... the vic falls bridge and you can hear the roar of the falls throughout the hotel. The service was 5 star as was the hotel, thanks Trailfinders :-) We enjoyed a lovely sunset cruise on our first night on the Zambezi river with of course the obligatory sun downer cocktails, we can't wait for India so we can stop drinking lol. Kelly also got jiggy with some of the local lads and made her impression lol On our second day we went on a ...
... to touch them but they are still wild enough that we were given specific rules of conduct around them and their big claws! Walking with the lions is a project to get interest and involvement (funding included) into the lion alert campaign. The purpose is to create more understanding about lions and their valuable role in the African ecosystem. Our walk was directed by the two playful cubs who tolerated our presence but seemed really more intent on finding ...
... the falls to free me, to make me whole again. It was such a magical time. Of course nothing lasts forever.
I made my way back towards the entrance, cold, wet, and cleaned.
I always find it interesting how raw nature can touch you, deeply satisfying your "soul" fulfilling a primal need to be connected to the earth, to others. To share in this communal world of natural power. I feel bloomed and fuller for having seen it and sharing it.
Additional time will be spent exploring the community the local market with shona stone carvings, textiles, malachite, basketry and more. We lunch at a local restaurant and have the opportunity to take a helicopter ride over the falls and/or visit an elephant sanctuary.
... night but much as we were disappointed that we didn't get the huge rain storm last night, we should be very grateful not to have to deal with the aftermath of all the water that could have descended upon us. Was overcast most of the day but some sun managed to come out as we arrived in Livingstone. Could see the spray cloud over the falls in the distance as we crested the last hill before descending down ...