Greetings from Victoria Falls, the largest waterfall in Africa and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This natural phenomenon attracts a lot of visitors globally and is one of the most sought after holiday destination.
Today we are in Victoria Falls one of the most popular waterfalls in the world also known as Mosi-oa-Tunya (The smoke that thunders). It is located in southern Africa on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Victoria Falls is approximately 1700m wide, and varies in height from 80-108 meters. It’s one and a half times wider than Niagara Falls and is twice the height making it the biggest curtain of water in the world. Missionary and physician, David Livingstone arrived in Africa in 1840, in 1855 he set off down the Zambezi to find for himself the “Smoke That Thunders” which the local people called Mosi-oa-tunya. Livingstone named the falls in honour of his monarch Queen Victoria.
Today we share with you pictures of the magnificent Victoria Falls and the different activities to be enjoyed in the resort town.