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Nov 1, 2006 - surviving the zambezi

A quick note have discovered i can copy and paste from Yahoo which has spell check just in case you thought my dyslexia had been miraculously cured by the African sun don't panic i am still close to illiterate. Canoeing down the Zambezi. Well ladies and gents this was to prove the most terrifying experience of my life but amazing so get a cup of tea and sit down for the ride!!! I will start at the beginning we got up early of course and were split up into teams jules steph and i were in a 3 man canoe much to our delight. Then came the...

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Mar 10, 2006 - Zimbabwe - Lake Kariba

Excitement on the road to Zimbabwe - we got a flat tyre on the truck! But it was sorted out really quickly and didn't hold us up very long. We got our Zim dollars and we all became instant multi-millionaires. The money out here really is ridiculous (US$1 = Z$155,000 - 200,000 depending on where you change it) and people walk around with huge wads of notes. We stopped at a shopping centre and I bought drinks and snacks which came to Z$1,900,000.00! First night in Zim we stayed at a nice backpackers place and again upgraded to dorms. Only...

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