Catchup and Cocktails At Latitude 15

Just realised before meeting a friend who I haven’t seen in a year for some socially distanced cocktails that it has been close to two years since I stepped foot inside Latitude 15 degrees. Masked up I went ahead, first thing when you arrive at the gate is a temperature check then once that’s an…

Pandemic Times: Yestoday

Life changed last year without our permission, no one asked it to happen that way it just did, everything as we know it flipped upside down unexpectedly. Here we are a year on and to speak close to each other, to socialise, hug or shake hands is to put a life at risk. To go…

Best 5: Eating Spots with Outdoor Space

Everyone has their favourite eating places from healthy to traditional foods Zambia has a long, long list of places to eat that all feature different varieties of food all dependent on preference. However it is now more important than ever to have socially distanced seating arrangements when we go out to eat. In actuality after…

A Janworry Budget Friendly Weekday Meal

We worry in January (Janworry) as it is a long and not so easy month, folks are stretching themselves with schools fees, fuel costs, bills, living expenses and just trying to survive. I was asked to come up with a simple budget friendly recipe because the price of things has skyrocketed and truth is salaries…

Dry January: Non Alcoholic Options

Whether you are taking part in Dry January by skipping on drinking for 31 days or just looking for non alcoholic options I have a few suggestions. One thing I find a little frustrating with most Zambian establishments is there are no options for those that don’t drink it’s either a soft drink or nothing…

Girls Trip to Scorching Siavonga

After having major cabin fever had to get away with friends in my bubble for a few days just to relax by the beach. Driving with the girls laughing and joking away on the long windy road to Siavonga which is only three hours away from Lusaka didn’t feel that long. The town itself lies…

A Hands on Experience at the Korean Restaurant

Not entirely sure if it has a name because couldn’t see one on the wall but regardless, finally made it to the the Korean Restaurant on Kudu Road in Kabulonga. This place was recommended to me by a friend and it did not disappoint had no clue what to expect was told it is in…

Walking Close to the Edge of the Victoria Falls

By the time the gate to the falls was opening at eight in the morning it was already 33º C and I was melting before the walk with our guide had started. Nevertheless it was another memorable experience actually walking on top of the mighty Victoria Falls which is shared between Zambia and Zimbabwe. Affectionately…

Feeding Time with the Park Giraffes

Every morning I had breakfast with the most splendid view of the swimming pool combined with blue skies which was just lush to look at. That said, must say that this has been one of the more special and memorable trips I have had to Livingstone because it was a completely different experience from all…

Light Lunch with a View at Taita Falcon Lodge

If you are not scared of heights and looking for a spectacular view, literally perched on the edge of the Batoka Gorge and about 755 feet above the Zambezi River lies Taita Falcon Lodge, either way you should brave it and go there anyway. It is approximately a thirty-five minute drive from the main road…