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Zimbabwe edges back onto tourist map

Zimbabwe edges back onto tourist map

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe: After nearly two decades in the doldrums, Zimbabwe‘s tourism sector is enjoying a rebound, with visitors returning in droves to see the majestic Victoria Falls and explore unspoilt safari reserves. The number of foreign visitors to Victoria Falls, the southern African country’s flagship destination, jumped nearly 50 ...

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Zimbabwe edges back onto tourist map

VICTORIA FALLS: After nearly two decades in the doldrums, Zimbabwe‘s tourism sector is enjoying a rebound, with visitors returning in droves to see the majestic Victoria Falls and explore unspoilt safari reserves. The number of foreign visitors to Victoria Falls, the southern African country’s flagship destination, jumped nearly 50 percent ...

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South Africa: Tale of two safaris

South Africa: Tale of two safaris

Mark Meredith breaks down in Kruger National Park. The Land Rover’s prop shaft has snapped and you’ve broken down in the wilderness of the Klaserie Game Reserve in the Greater Kruger National Park. Sunset’s upon you and the sky is already laced with wispy strands of pink signifying the onset ...

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Netflix’s Dark Tourist Is a Triumph of Substance Over Style

Netflix's Dark Tourist Is a Triumph of Substance Over Style

Is there such a thing as a triumph of substance over style? If there is, Netflix’s new docuseries might be an example of it. Dark Tourist theoretically has everything I love. It takes a totally affable curator (David Farrier), a guy whose ethical, down-to-earth manner and charming New Zealand accent ...

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An American Dances In Paris and she’s from Windsor

An American Dances In Paris and she's from Windsor

PHOTO COMPLIMENTS OF HALEY MAYROSE. Princess Aurora with her fairy, Merryweather. By Marty Metzger Just say the word ‘princess’ and most little girls’ eyes light up. Imagine how they’d react if they actually lived out a real fairy tale! PHOTO COMPLIMENTS OF HALEY MAYROSE. Sleeping Beauty, aka Aurora, in the ...

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Six Indonesian destinations featured in Asian Games images

Six Indonesian destinations featured in Asian Games images

Six popular destinations from different parts of the country are featured on images to promote Indonesian tourism during the 2018 Asian Games. As reported by kompas.com, the images, which are intended for billboards, also feature models adorned in traditional attire from countries participating in the Games.  “The initial idea was to ...

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Buried truth

Buried truth

History/ Qutb Shahi tombs in Telangana TOURIST GUIDES AT the Qutb Shahi tombs—among the oldest heritage sites in Hyderabad—have a sheepish look these days. Until two years ago, they were reeling out the myth that Sultan Quli Qutb Shah, the founder of the Qutb Shahi dynasty, was a saint whose ...

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