Category Archives: South Africa/Zambia adventure

Last leg home on the might Airbus A380

L, in particular, was excited to get a chance to experience the largest aircraft in the sky, the Airbus A380. It’s a double decker behemoth. Even with four engines however does it get off the ground? They were lucky enough … Continue reading

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A visit to Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park starts the last day of African adventure

The Adventurers rose before dawn today to begin their homeward journey, boarding first one of the Royal Chundu’s boats and then a van driven by knowledgeable guide Godspel who took them to┬áMosi-oa-Tunya National Park and its world famous Victoria Falls. … Continue reading

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Sunset cruise is part of the routine at Royal Chundu River Lodge

How could the Adventurers not mention the daily sunset cruises on the mighty Zambezi. And that their room was on stilts with 100-year-high just a foot below the deck. This is a fabulous location with wonderful staff… Top photo by … Continue reading

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Getting a taste of the mighty Zambezi on “canoe” rafting adventure

The Royal Chundu labeled their trip on the Zambezi River today a canoe trip. The Adventurers and their traveling companions likened it more to mini water water rafting. Each craft was guided by one of the resort’s able staff. We … Continue reading

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Witnessing the Zambezi River at a 100-year high

The Adventurers and their traveling companions had gotten a “heads up” that the Zambezi River was at 100-year high and that the roads to their next destination were underwater. So they took a boat to Royal Chundu, which they thought … Continue reading

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Big night for big game – really up close and coming right at you!

Guide Simon was heading to another part of the part that they hadn’t seen when he got word that the elusive leopard had been spotted back where they’d just driven from. It was a Mr. Toad’s wild ride with all … Continue reading

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Getting a taste of village life with animals along the way

The Adventurers and their traveling companions visited a couple of schools in a nearby village that are supported by Lion Sands. It was an opportunity to see how people really lived, which underscored the importance of the game preserves and … Continue reading

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