How long in advance do I start planning for a trip abroad?

So obviously you can’t just up and say,‘I’m flying across the world tomorrow’ without doing any research, booking flights, accommodation and itineraries for the trip. Maybe the Kardashians can do it because they have the money and a show to shoot but for the rest of us carefully planning and saving are necessary.  Now how …

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What is sustainable travel?

Sustainable travel means innovating and maintaining eco-friendly ways to do tourism. Traditionally, tourism was known to only be about fun and adventure or business. The concept of sustainability introduces responsibility to that mix.  It’s very possible for individual tourists to achieve everything they have always known tourism to be about, and be responsible while adding …

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Getting in contact – Making a Change

My friend, Helene and I arrived in Harare in September 2018, working on an international project concerning reduction of the prevalence of HIV among adolescents in Zimbabwe. We want to get a broad perspective on the issues of HIV, and how it affect the society and the children and adolescents living in it.

Big Blue Zimbabwe – a Day on Lake Kariba

October has been exceptionally dry. A local idiom designates the suffering of animals, vegetation, and people during the ‘suicide month’. The midlands has no other water to offer than the occasional small creeks, gradually stagnating under the road bridges between the small townships.

10 Reasons To Be Merry

It’s a wrap! What a year it has been. We’re grateful for all the memories and friends we made this year, from here we can only get bigger! The lessons we learnt in 2018 will help shape up the coming year and we’re ready for it! We wish you all the best and here’s a quick list to get you started on a good note.

Jerry Can Save Your Trip

Over the past 2 months Zimbabwe has been hit with intermittent fuel shortages which have caused a few hiccups in the transport sector across the country. Motorists have had to sleep in queues in some cases just to get a chance to fill their tanks so that they don’t run out.

Music that Matters

Tiritose attended a week-long summer camp in Marondera, held by the Let The Children Play Trust (LTCP). The camp is called Music That Matters and nurtures musical talents of young people, from giving vocal lessons to learning and playing instruments.

Hiking Guide Zimbabwe

When thinking about travelling, most of us look to UNESCO for the World Heritage sites so that we can tick the bucket list. Similarly, when travelling to Zimbabwe, there is no doubt that you are swayed by the appeal of the mighty Victoria Falls – and honestly, who can blame you! The Victoria Falls make …

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Hey, I heard you are a wild one…

Zimbabwe has more types of wild fruits than even the natives are aware of. Different parts of this small country are known for different fruits, so no matter where you go, you’ll be sure to find something that will pleasantly surprise your taste buds and your body because they are all organic