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Landia Davies / / Things to do at Victoria Falls
Boredom is not one of the things you are likely to experience at Victoria Falls, where choosing from the plethora of activities can be tough. Out of the numerous unforgettable options, here are 5 of the best things to do at Vic Falls!
Good news - elephant numbers in Kenya are increasing strongly! The not so good news is that conflict between humans and the elephants roaming into villages and onto ranches is also increasing. However conservationists and government are working to protect Kenya's elephants.
Earlier this month a South African farmer made online news headlines in South Africa, the USA and the UK and even on StumbleUpon. The reason – he is riding a hippo that has befriended him through lakes on his 400-acre farm!
The bid to the naming rights for this newly discovered species of Iris is currently sitting at R55 000! Funds raised by this auction will be used to protect the rare new flower species and the threatened Cape Fynbos Kingdom.