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Feb 20, 2017

Walking to the falls

can you visit Victoria falls from the Zimbabwe side without having to go on an organised tour. Is there an entry gate where you pay the park fee. ?

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Feb 20, 2017

Excellent Site and Service - January 2017

The Victoria Falls Travel Guide website contains all the information you need to visit Victoria Falls and it is updated on a regular basis. All my questions

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Feb 14, 2017

Cell Phone Reception

Hello, I am traveling to Zimbabwe and staying at Hwange National Park. My job requires me to be contactable all the time, so I would like to know what

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Feb 02, 2017

Age Restrictions

We are planning on traveling to Victoria Falls with our children. Our youngest child will be 6 at the time. Are there any activities that are appropriate

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Jan 25, 2017

Botswana Travel Requirements for Minors - What you need to know

The Botswana government set new Botswana travel requirements for minors in October 2016. Make sure you know the rules while planning your holiday to Botswana.

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Jan 20, 2017

We Absolutely Loved it

Hi Tony, just wanted to say thank you for all of your help with booking our holiday. We absolutely loved it. We would highly recommend Muchenje. Staff

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Jan 18, 2017

Victoria Falls Accommodation Rates

Detailed Victoria Falls accommodation rates for hotels, lodges, self-catering, bed and breakfast and camping in Victoria Falls

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Jan 17, 2017

Great website, great visit to Zambia and Zimbabwe!

Thanks to VictoriaFalls-guide.net for an incredibly well informed website giving me all the information I could ever need and for booking my activities

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Jan 16, 2017

Fabulous Information

Hi Jane and Boo Thank you for all you help with my booking and for all the fabulous information you have put on your website. As an ex -Zimbabwean, I

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Jan 16, 2017

January 2017 - Smooth and Easy

I was very happy to have found Victoria Falls Travel Guide. The site is packed with helpful information and if you can't find what you are looking for

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Jan 12, 2017

Photographic Activity Package - Scenic, safaris and more in Victoria Falls

This Specialised Photographic Activity Package will Help you as an Amateur or Professional Photographer to Capture the Absolute Best of Victoria Falls and its Wildlife

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Jan 10, 2017

Zambezi River report - Rising waters; rafting and devils swim move to high water

High Water Rafting 10th January 2017 Please note that Low Water Rafting is now closed after a sudden rise in the Zambezi River as a result of heavy localised

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Jan 03, 2017

Victoria Falls Activity Packages - Discounted Rates

Discounted Victoria Falls Activity Packages are available when booking several activities together, see a full list of all that is available and Book Online now to Save

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Jan 03, 2017

About Us making a website on Victoria Falls

Read about us and our story, on how we are making a living doing what we love doing, and how you can do it it too!!!

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Dec 30, 2016

Victoria Falls Ele Fence is up and running

For many years the Victoria Falls dumpsite has been a major concern to our community. Elephants and other wildlife have been entering the dump to eat our

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Dec 23, 2016

African Safari - What You Need to Know

Booking an African Safari can be a very daunting task. We have provided essential information that you need to know that will great enhance your overall Safari experience

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Dec 21, 2016

Great News! The KAZA Uni-visa is Back

21 December, 2016 After a long wait, the governments of Zimbabwe and Zambia have agreed to reinstate the KAZA Uni-Visa which will start being issued today.

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Dec 15, 2016


Hi There, I have been looking down your excellent Victoria Falls site. I am interested in booking the following for April 25th 2017:- 1/ - Flight

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Dec 12, 2016

Visiting for Christmas

Hallo we will Visiting victoria falls from the 24th december until the 26th. ...are they open on those days? ???christmas day as well? ??

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Dec 09, 2016

Outstanding one-stop travel resource

I added a week long solo extension in Zimbabwe and Botswana after a longer group trip in South Africa. Boo and Tony were incredibly helpful with general

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Nov 23, 2016

KM Saungweme

This is a great project. It's fine for tour boats and kayaks to enter the river but not commercial ships. That is absolute hypocrisy. Ecotourism doesn't

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Nov 04, 2016

Elephant Camp, Zimbabwe

Is staying at the Elephant Camp worth it? Is the visit with the elephants there great or touristy?

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Nov 04, 2016

Friends Of Hwange Update Nov 2016 - Death of Jericho the Lion

We have just had an update from Gary. As usual at this time of year, the heat is indescribable, reaching temperatures of 42 Celsius, and all the pans

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Oct 28, 2016

Amazing trip on the Catalina

Good Morning My wife, two daughters and great Friends Trevor and Theresa Wells, have just returned from another amazing trip on the Catalina. This was

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Oct 24, 2016

listen to me

I am Zambian so I couldn't even be bothered because you will be ruining the Zimbabwean part of the river all I can say is tourism is a big part of your

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Oct 19, 2016

Devils Swim Was Fantastic

Hi Stacey Thanks for arranging our Devils's Pool trip, it was a great day out and so much fun. Prior to the trip we were told by many people you must

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Oct 12, 2016

Devils Swim - Essential to Pre Book During High Season

The Devils Swim and Livingstone island tour is an extremely popular activity which has limited space due to the size of the island and restrictions imposed

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Oct 10, 2016

Everything you booked worked out perfectly for us.

Stacey, I just wanted to send you a quick e-mail to once again say THANK YOU for everything you did for us regarding our activities while in Victoria Falls.

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Oct 10, 2016

Safety to move around victoria falls town after sun set.

We are a group of 8 elderly persons visiting victoria falls (Zimbabwe)& will stay at hotel n1.Is it safe to go for dinner after sunset in the town? Can

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Oct 06, 2016

Thank you again, for ensuring that our travels went so smoothly and for helping us secure such a competitive package price.

Hi Boo, I hope that all is well with you. Tonight is our last night in Vic Falls and I just wanted to drop you a quick note before writing a longer review.

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Sep 30, 2016

Helicopter Trips Over Victoria Falls

My wife & I are visiting the Victoria Falls 5Dec2016 & we would like to incorporate a Helicopter Trip into our Itinerary, possibly in the Afternoon or

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Sep 07, 2016

Self driving trip

With a friend a mine (two girls) we plan a self driving trip. I have a few questions. - Is it enough to hire a (smaller) sedan or is it necessary to have

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Sep 07, 2016

Taking a 4x4 into Zim

Hi there We have rented a 4x4 through an independent company and will be taking this through Botswana and were hoping to cross into Zimbabwe to go to

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Aug 30, 2016

A million thanks for helping us

Hi Jane I just wanted to thank you for being so patience with us and for helping us book all the activities. Words can't express how much we enjoyed all

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Aug 30, 2016

Thank You!

Hi Jane Thank you so much for organising Our Vic Falls trip. We had a wonderful time and everything went without a hitch. Now that I have returned after

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Aug 26, 2016

Friends of Hwange August 2016 Update

August 2016 Dear Friends of Hwange, Apologies for the lack of recent news from Friends Of Hwange Trust. With the dry season well underway, an update

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Aug 19, 2016


Tony and Boo, well done for sharing such a story and being inspirational. I am a black Zimbabwean and I completely understand your story. The fact that

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Aug 03, 2016


My view is that $3billion loan from the World Bank that will not give rural populations access to reliable and reasonably priced (i.e. affordable) electricity

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Jul 04, 2016


Zimbabwe is the best i advice you to choose Zimbabwe because there are more interesting places

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Jun 13, 2016

I will treasure the experiences we had in Victoria Falls.

Dear Boo! I just wanted to thank you for an incredible and unforgettable journey. Judy and I will treasure the experiences we had on that end always.

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Jun 09, 2016

Wild Horizons Elephant Sanctuary

Wild Horizons Elephant Sanctuary is a genuine rescue, rehabilitation and release centre for orphaned African Elephants

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May 31, 2016

It was an amazing experience from the start to finish!

Hi Boo, Trevor and I would like to thank you for organising our trip to the Falls last week. It was an amazing experience from the start to finish.Certainly

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May 26, 2016

Cash shortages in Zimbabwe

26th May 2016 Zimbabwe currently has an extreme shortage of US$ cash notes. Towns such as Victoria Falls seems to be a little more liquid than the cities

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May 25, 2016

I appreciate your availability

Hello, I had a wonderful time in Victoria Falls. The falls are amazing and I can't wait to come back, hopefully with family or friends! Thanks for being

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May 12, 2016

Many thanks for the organisation it was very professional.

Hello Boo, Just few words about our journey. We spend a wonderful holidays the landscape in Chobe and Victoria Falls were amazing. We saw a lot of animals

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May 05, 2016

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU so much for all your advice and going the extra mile to make our stay as memorable as possible!

Hi Boo and Tony, we are back from the Falls and what a great time we had!! THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU so much for all your advice and going the

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May 04, 2016

Kariba Wall & Lake Levels - April 2016

4 May 2016 The following was written by a Kariba Houseboat owner Keith Ballentyne with regards to the state of the Kariba Dam wall and the levels of the

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Apr 06, 2016

Effects of seaway project on savanna species

Hi I am a Biodiversity and Ecology student at Stellenbosch University. I am currently doing a project on the effects of this project on species in the

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Apr 06, 2016

Zimbabwe is Best

Basing from how i viewed the Falls and the above pros and cons, I would conclude that Zimbabwe has the most outstanding site of the Falls.And this is very

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