The End of the Journey

We are home and after 29 days on the road it is good to stop. Some statistics about our journey We traveled a total of 5500 miles. We visited 5 countries. If you’d like to see more here is our day by day itinerary Tanzania Malawi Zambia Botswana Zimbabwe (courtesy of the Victoria Falls bridge) We passed…

Changing Plans

We’ve not even set off yet, but are plans are going to have to change. Two problems have arisen today. 1. The TANZARA train from Dar Es Salaam to Kapiri Mposhi is fully booked for next week. This was our way into Zambia. My wife’s malaria in recent weeks delaying our preparations and so we…

Welcome

Welcome to this new blog, which will chart our travels in the next few weeks. It is a companion to our main blog Tanzalongs but is specific to our journey from Mwanza on the shores of Lake Victoria in Tanzania to Livingstone in Zambia, home to Victoria Falls and back again, hence the name Victoria…