Is it Matobo National Park or Matopos National Park? You have heard about Matobo National Park. Or is it Matopos National Park? We have shared so many pictures of this enchanting gallery of rocks and wildlife. In fact, we – and many others – have written several articles on it. We inform and remind you […]
Matobo national Park is located around 34kms to the South of the city of Bulawayo. This green park was established in 1926 and is also the oldest national park in Zimbabwe. Matobo National Park teems with diverse plant, bird and animal species. It has over 200 tree species including mountain acacia, wild pear, paper bark tree […]
Today is World Environment Day. This year the theme is “Beat Plastic Pollution” and official commemorations are taking place in India. The Prime Minister of the country, Narendra Modi, took to twitter and wrote: “Greetings on #WorldEnvironmentDay. Together, let us ensure that our future generations live in a clean and green planet, in harmony with […]
Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp I had seen the pictures of the lodge on the website and they were breath-taking. However, having visited a lodge the previous year whose net pictures were a huge disappointment I wondered if Matobo Hills Lodge would also turn out to be just another case of “false advertising”. The 55km kilometre […]
In July, 120 years ago, during the bloody battle of the Matopos, the Matabele impis, armed only with assegais and the occasional muzzle loader, surely perfected the use of guerrilla warfare.