Picnic at Monkey Pools

Have been looking for a good picnic spot for a while now and when my cousin mentioned Monkey Pools I had no idea what to expect. Started thinking from the name maybe monkeys in a pool being notorious and swinging from branch to branch, would they throw something at me, would I be disturbing the…

DINNER AT LATITUDE 15°

Situated in Lusaka’s Leopards Lane this boutique hotel boasts some fantastic art work and interiors. As you take your seat in the restaurant area to dine on all sorts of dishes, I had a beef salad, you admire all the beautifully crafted lighting and art deco all around. Should you tire of sitting in one…

MISSING EDINBURGH THIS FESTIVAL

Having lived in the Scottish capital for many years I made sure that I enjoyed all the many festivals that are organised throughout the year. So, to mark the 70th Anniversary of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, I decided to do a throwback down memory lane of everything festival as sadly I am not able to…

STAYCATION IN LUSAKA

Hello, it’s July already which means we get to find out if Jon Snow will be kept alive this season because let’s face it he knows nothing (I could not resist adding that line for all GoT fans).  It being the long weekend I was looking for a good staycation location to just relax at…

THE CITY OF LIVINGSTONE

Livingstone is a tourist town in Zambia about a 5 hour drive from the capital city Lusaka or 40 minutes by plane. This is where the majestic Victoria Falls the smoke that thunders is found. We arrived on hot day checked into Avani Victoria Falls Resort where the views are stunning and our welcome party…