By Norma Tsopo Zimbabwe's eastern highlands are drop-dead gorgeous! One of the finest spots along this 300 kilometre ridge along the country' border with Mozambique is arguably Vumba Mountain. Beyond its spectacular mountain outcrops, and unique blend of tropical rainforest and Miombo woodlands its cool and rainy weather conditions it is also loaded with jaw dropping … Continue reading Kwayedza Lodge – a pearl in Vumba’s crown!
By Norma Tsopo The influx of tourists to Victoria Falls has the nation bubbling with pride at the hypnotic pull of the majestic and picturesque water drop. But there is need for caution even in the joy of celebrating this natural wonder as it revered by all humanity. Where good abound – the ugly and … Continue reading Child sex tourism concerns in Victoria Falls
By Norma Tsopo Watching the sun break out above Chimanimani Mountains was magical. Only problem – it happened too fast. It’s one of those moments one would want to last forever. But there just isn’t a better place to enjoy it than from Hilltop Lodge. Perched high on Pork Pie Mountain, backing up against the … Continue reading Hilltop Lodge – Chimanimani’s gem
By Norma Tsopo Hospitality Association of Zimbabwe (HAZ) is praying for a downgrade in the risk premium of travelling to the southern African country as it eagerly anticipates a return of self-drive international tourists. HAZ vice president Clive Chinwada told maDzimbahwe Explorer the controversial land seizures had resulted in Zimbabwe been deemed unsafe, effectively killing … Continue reading Hoteliers pray for travel risk downgrade
Farai Shawn Matiashe in Harare Vice-President General (Rtd) Dr Constantino Chiwenga has revealed government plans to enhance tourism by improving connectivity between destinations by engaging the private sector in setting up air access infrastructure across the country. Addressing a Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) stakeholder consultative workshop for the National Tourism Sector Strategy held at Harare … Continue reading Govt in push for improved air connectivity