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  • Victoria Falls Zambia

    16. December 2009


    Hearing of Livingstone, a small town in Zambia near Victoria Falls, reminds me of my childhood days in Scotland. I am not talking crap. This town was named after a missionary, Dr. David Livingstone, who was born in Blantyre in Scotland, which is coincidently my birth place as well. I sometimes marvel at the development in technology and human behavior that took place in the past couple of centuries. Dr. David was the first white ever to watch the ‘Smoke that Thunders’, the ancient name of Victoria Falls (See, I told you. Even the name has been changed). And now, thousands of people including whites travel to watch the thundering smoke. The last time when I visited this cascading falls, I halted for 2 days at The Zambezi Sun Hotel built nearby, not because of its exquisiteness but due  [...]

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