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1 hour ago | February 22, 2019

Mana Pools: Zimbabwe’s finest

After angrily gushing out of the wrath of the cruel turbines in its escape from Lake Kariba dam wall, the Zambezi River ...

2 weeks ago | February 8, 2019

Matusadonha National Park, verdant and seldom visited

Isdore Guvamombe A WELL-FED monster of a crocodile snaps to life, startled from its nap. It stampedes through the ...

Zim to open tourism offices in Spain

Walter Nyamukondiwa Recently in MADRID, Spain Government is set to open tourism offices in China and Spain as it ...

Gonarezhou: Where elephants reign

Tawanda Musarurwa Gonarezhou is a Shona term, which literally translates to “the place of elephants”, then again, it has ...

‘Your expensive wine might be fake’

A recent sting operation in Italy targeted entities tied to wine production, including bottling companies and vineyards. ...

Ten classic tips to travel smarter

Start your new year’s trips off right with this timeless advice. Whether you’re a seasoned jet-setter or a first-time ...

3 weeks ago | February 1, 2019

Chilojo Cliffs: Nature’s elegance

Isdore Guvamombe The sun wasn’t yet up but the sky was already softly aglow – a misty gold and yellow hue. An ...

Chimanimani for serene holidaying

Tawanda Musarurwa The thing about sleeping in a roof (yes, that’s correct) is that the first soft sounds of singing ...

Why flying cars are an impossible dream

The flying car is the Godot of technology — always on its way, never here. Ninety years ago, Henry Ford envisioned an ...

Porsche’s all-electric car with 3-year free charging

German carmaker Porsche announced that buyers of its new all-electric Taycan model will get three years of free charging ...

1 month ago | January 18, 2019

The allure of Kariba

Enacy Mapakame It is believed the name Kariba was derived from the indigenous word “Kariva”, which basically refers to a ...

Power of prayer and fasting

Chipo Sabeta and Africa Moyo Fasting is an age-old strategy by Christians to push through prayers. Matthew 17:21 is ...

Foods to avoid before flying

Pre-flight anxiety — spurred by endless baggage lines, security checkpoints and screaming children — need not extend to ...

US govt pursues criminal charges against Huawei

James Titcomb The US government is pursuing criminal charges against Huawei for the alleged theft of trade secrets, it ...

1 month ago | January 11, 2019

Once a poachers’ paradise . . .

When Sarah Hall arrived to run Rwanda’s oldest national park in 2010, its rangers could barely cope with poachers who ...

Smart resolutions for healthy new year

Laura Bottoms Resolution: A firm decision to do or not do something. Each New Year brings New Year’s Resolutions, but I ...

Why does food taste different on planes?

If you’ve ever brought a favourite treat along to enjoy on a flight — a special chocolate bar, stacked-high sandwich, or ...

2 months ago | December 14, 2018

Abseiling, kayaking the Zambezi

In the heart of southern Africa, between Zimbabwe and Zambia lies the world’s largest series of waterfalls, a sight so ...

The ‘really endangered species’ . . . painted dogs, black and ...

The Painted dog is the rarest large carnivore in Africa. Like the black rhino, it is also red-listed as critically ...

Tourism industry body appoints new leadership

The Tourism Business Council  of Zimbabwe (TBCZ) on Monday announced appointment of aviation  personality, Winnie ...