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Posts tagged Zambezi River

A hippo is in the way

A hippo is in the way

Marty’s photo of the day #2362: Aah! Another beautiful day, canoeing down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe! I don’t think I’ll paddle ashore here, however.

Zambezi River from the copilot’s seat

Zambezi River from the copilot’s seat

Marty’s photo of the day #2072: During my travels, I’ve spent a lot of time in the copilot’s seat on tiny airplanes. I don’t know how to fly, but I’ve picked up some pointers by watching. If the pilot suddenly died, I could probably at least crash the airplane with style. Here’s one of my […]

Zambezi Sunset

Zambezi Sunset

Marty’s photo of the day #2138: Sunset on the Zambezi River (I’m standing on the Zimbabwe side of the river, looking toward the Zambia side).

We pissed-off another one!

We pissed-off another one!

Marty’s photo of the day #1948: I took this photo as Deb and I canoed down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe. My title for this shot is: “Oh shit! We pissed-off another one!”

Below Victoria Falls

Below Victoria Falls

Marty’s photo of the day #1864: I took this photo in Zimbabwe. This is the Zambezi River, just below Victoria Falls.

Hippo Canoe and Zimbabwe Too!

Hippo Canoe and Zimbabwe Too!

Marty’s photo of the day #1676: As many of you know, my wife and I were attacked by a hippo when we canoed down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe*. The hippo bit through the center of our canoe, lifted us six feet into the air, and threw us on the riverbank. In the process, the […]

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