... our first choices were spare ribs and an Indian lamb curry dish, only to be told these were the only two choices unavailable today. Next, we tried ordering a burger, but then only to be told that no burgers were available. Ok ... so we ordered a steak, but were advised that while steak was available, there was a new chef in the kitchen, who may not know how to prepare the pepper sauce. Alright ... given that about 1/3 of the menu wasn't available, perhaps it would've been easier just to be clear at the beginning regarding what exactly was available? At any rate, we settled on this fried bream, which was quite juicy and tasty - the one drawback was that it wasn't properly gutted, so there were a few glistening organs still attached to the stomach area of the fish. Nice.
Warlord December 28th 2012 Geo: -17.93, 25.84Zimbabwe has a terrible reputation - infamous for being dangerous, for hyperinflation, for its corruption, and for its warlords, there is a definite ethical conundrum with visiting this country. From the steep $75 visa fee, to the $30 entrance fee to Victoria Falls, to the $4 beer at the park's cafe, even day trippers like us spend a significant amount of money here. Imag ... 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