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The village of Livingstone is named after the famous explorer, Dr. David Livingstone, it was established in 1905 as a major European settlement and made the capital of Rhodesia. In 1935 the capital was moved to Lusaka and the bustling town became a quiet village. Livingstone has become the leading base for adventure travelers wishing to explore the Seventh wonder of the World. Livingstone offers a wide range of adventure activities, from bungee jumping, jet boats, riverboarding, canoeing, horse riding trails, abseiling, white water river rafting; you get to ride an extra two rapids if you start on the Zambian side. During peak flow from January to June the Zambian side of the Falls is the most spectacular and there are walkways leading out to look out points and Knife Edge bridge. With the political climate in Zimbabwe still fragile most travelers are making Livingstone the new base to explore the Zambezi River and the spectacular... Show more
About Guest Houses
For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.