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Zambezi Zest

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 in Zambia | 0 comments

Royal Zambezi Lodge is one of Africa’s premier safari camps, situated on the banks of the mighty Zambezi river and offering one of the only bush spas in Zambia. Rachel Hamada went to visit and enjoyed nature and pampering in one relaxing trip.  Arriving at Zambia’s Royal Zambezi Lodge is dramatic in itself. Sweeping over the wide curves of the Zambezi River in a small charter plane, the views are extraordinary – I expect David Attenborough to start a voiceover as I swoop over a family of elephants watering themselves on the riverbank. I’m met by lodge manager Tony and driven to the riverside lodge in a Royal Zambezi jeep. The airstrip is conveniently only five minutes from the hotel. I’m staying in one of the suites – the Royal Suite – and this comprises a fairly spacious double bedroom with writing...

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