Victoria Falls is noted as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is considered one of the seven wonders of the natural world and is distinguished as the earth’s largest curtain of falling water. Here are three reasons why southern Africa is lucky to lay claim to this mighty cataract.
The Lewa Wildlife Conservancy and Ngare Ndare Forest have been added to the existing Mount Kenya UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Conservancy joins the ranks of iconic wonders such as the Great Barrier Reef, the Galápagos Islands and the Grand Canyon, all recognized as having outstanding universal value to the global community.
Besides Big Five game drives and stunning landscapes, an important part of being on safari (and on any tour, really) is experiencing the culture of the local people. Our travelers love the interactions with the people they meet on tour—from visiting schools to shopping local marketplaces—and one very special opportunity is on the Rose of Charity visit in Zimbabwe as part of our Untouched Africa: Botswana & Zimbab