Places in Zambia
Livingstone & Around
Set 11km away from Victoria Falls, the relaxed town of Livingstone has taken on the role of a backpacking mecca. It attracts travellers not only to experience the falls, but to tackle the thrilling adventure scene. The town is not much to look at, but it is a safe, lively place with some fantastic restaurants.
Tours and activities
Tips and articles
Take to the skies: the world's greatest airborne adventures
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Destination at a glance: Zambia
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Top 10 reasons to visit Zambia
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Zambia & Malawi: travel books to read before you go
This excerpt from Lonely Planet’s Zambia & Malawi guide provides a selection of travel literature to get you in the mood for your trip...