Category: Zimbabwe

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Harare airport renamed: Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport

Harare International Airport is set to be renamed Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport at a colorful event to be held on site starting this morning. Zimbabwe Transport and Infrastructure Development Minister Dr. Joram Gumbo confirmed that the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) had recently approved the renaming process since it is a requirement, as all […]

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Chundu Island Opens Under Seolo Africa Banner

The much anticipated opening of one of Zimbabwe’s premier private island lodges, Chundu Island, has arrived. Proud owners, Seolo Africa, who you may know from their already well-respected lodges, Rhino Walking Safaris and Rhino Post Safari Lodge, welcomed their first guests this past week; with both staff, wildlife and the intrepid explorers themselves rising to […]

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Mana Pools Camps Closed 1 December to 1 April

African Bush Camps properties in Mana Pools, Kanga Camp and Zambezi Expeditions, will close for the rainy season on 1st December. The camps will re-open on 1 April 2018, ready to welcome our first guests on the Super Sensory Safari- a pioneering, first of its kind 6-night experience gives safari goers the opportunity to explore the […]

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New adventure activity in Zimbabwe

A new outdoor adventure in Zimbabwe will launch at end of this month. Bernie Cragg, Director, told Tourism Update that Mutarazi Falls Sky Walk and Sky Line will offer a 360° panoramic view of Zimbabwe’s highest waterfall. “There are two bridges connected by a small field stone walkway, one 37m and the other 90m long. Sky Line […]

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Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma remodelled

In April 2018, this boutique riverside retreat will reopen with an enlightened take on sophisticated safari life. Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma is in the heart of the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, and all 12 treehouses set amid jackalberry trees have been restyled, and to maximise the magic of staying right here at the edge of a dramatic bend […]

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Zimbabwe tour operators Directory

&Beyond “World’s leader in luxury adventure travel and safaris.” Tour locations: Many countries including Zimbabwe Based in: USA, South Africa, Germany, Kenya Abercrombie & Kent “At the forefront of travel for over 50 years, pioneering luxury holidays and tailor-made holidays.” Tour locations: Worldwide including Zimbabwe Based in: Multiple countries including UK and Monaco Acacia Africa […]

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Hwange lodges introduce conservation levy

Lodges within Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, have introduced a voluntary conservation levy, effective from January 2016. Concerned conservationists and stakeholders of Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park region have created a collaborative group: The Conservation & Wildlife Fund (CWF). The objective of CWF is to work together with the wildlife authorities in Zimbabwe to raise awareness, adequately […]

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Emirates increases capacity on Africa routes

Emirates is set to increase capacity on its Zambia and Zimbabwe route from February 1 with the deployment of a larger Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. The Boeing 777-300ER will replace the Airbus A340-300 and offer an additional 97 economy-class seats per flight. The aircraft will have eight private suites in first class, 42 lie-flat seats in […]

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Terror as Northern Ireland man is attacked by an elephant in Africa

Stephen Montague was sitting with relatives in a restaurant in Zimbabwe when the animal swung its massive trunk at them, throwing them off their chairs. Stephen’s brother-in-law was wounded when the elephant’s tusks cut into him. The family, who are on a photographic safari, seem to have had a lucky escape. The animal went away […]

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