Rainbow stylin' October 25th 2009 From a flow point of view, now is the worst time of the year to be visiting Victoria Falls. It's the dry season, and hot, so the Zambia side of the falls is a mere trickle, though the Zimbabwe side has some decent volume. One advantage of coming now though is that you can actually see the falls, as they're not obscured by spray. Though neither the widest, highest, or having the most volume, the ... read more
Africa » Zimbabwe » Victoria Falls The UK annexed Southern Rhodesia from the South Africa Company in 1923. A 1961 constitution was formulated that favored whites in power. In 1965 the government unilaterally declared its independence, but the UK did not recognize the act and demanded ... ... read more
I quit the rat race in 2005, after working as an IT project manager for over a decade. I then travelled around the world for 4 years, a period of my life which is covered by this blog. After finishing my trip, I wrote a book about my dissatisfaction with my career, my reasons for quitting my job, life as a first-time thirtysomething backpacker, and finally the lessons learned from being exposed to experiences and people that I would never have encountered if I'd stayed in my office. The book is called "Out Of Office Male" and is available at all the usual eBook outlets.
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