#Tourism News Updates from #Zambia, #Zimbabwe and beyond


(Posted 16th June 2020)

Conservation News from around Livingstone, courtesy of Gill Staden, Livingstone, Zambia

Click on the link below to read the latest:

Maramba Stadium may get help
Tongabezi is 30
Royal Chundu makes table settings, but no Zambian chitenge
North Luangwa Working Dog stats
Lusaka Marathon cancelled
Two new developments for northern Zambia – palm oil and pine trees
Cuckoo migrations
Cecil Rhodes
Chusa Siwale is the lone drummer for Queen Elizabeth
New book about Kariba
Solar panels stolen from Hwange Park
Two poachers killed in Botswana
The flight of a roller
Snares removed in Nyika, Malawi
DRC has Ebola, as well as measles and COVID
Mountain gorilla killed in Uganda

Some Videos:

Andy Skillen Photography (Liuwa Plain)
Hey everyone! can’t believe it’s been nearly 4 weeks…sorry about that! Must be all that lockdown excitement 🙂 Anyway, here we go…a new video for you of one of the remotest parts of Zambia…lovely Liuwa Plain in the far west of the country

Invictus K9 Lower Zambezi)
A young elephant bull visited the Conservation Lower Zambezi – CLZ camp recently….he seemed really chilled which allowed a great first encounter and an opportunity to assess his demeanor. Later in the day, the same bull turned up close to the kennels.
Having had the experience earlier in the day, we knew he’d be chilled and leapt at the opportunity to introduce K9 Hammer and his handler to elephant in a safe and positive way. …
Video credit: Michael Hensman & Jay Crafter

Bryan Orford to Zimbabwe National Parks & Game Reserves (Zimbabwe)
British Pathe film clip that shows Zimbabwe in 1964. We see in the clip some footage of the Matopos and Victoria Falls

Potato Bush Camp (Lower Zambezi National Park)
Out on a drive last night Jason, along with his family and friends had this incredible experience 🦁 Nothing like a lion’s roar to shake you to your core!

GCG Coverage (Livingstone)
Snares, Community, Global Wellness Day, Conservation.
Three Gents covering whats going on in the world, but today we are covering what is happening in Livingstone, Zambia.