Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls in full flow; as seen from the Zimbabwean side of the Zambezi River, in southern Africa.

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

With a width of 1,708 metres and height of 108 metres Victoria Falls is the world’s largest sheet of falling water and forms the natural border between Zambia and Zimbabwe.

The spray from the falls can be seen for miles around and the constant roar of water crashing down a series of basalt gorges is truly thunderous; so much so that the Kololo tribe living in the area referred to this natural wonder as ‘Mosi-oa-Tunya’, or ‘Smoke that Thunders’.

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Waterfalls.

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