We arrived in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe just in time for lunch. A giant thank you to our friend Franck for recommending the Ilala Lodge for lunch. We were starving upon our arrival at The Kingdom hotel and all we had to do was glance across the street before we saw his favorite VF restaurant. We quickly checked… Read more →
We stayed on the Zimbabwean side of Victoria Falls for just a night at the end of our long stay in Zambia (Tongabezi/Sindabezi Lodge). Our tips based on this short stay?
- Have as many meals as possible at Ilala Lodge, we went twice in one day! (The warthog was amazing)
- Stay near the falls and you’ll be able to walk there!
- Ignore the people harassing you to purchase wooden hippos – This was the worst location during our 17 day trip for avoiding being heckled. It’s near the falls so a popular spot and people are relentless. Our advice? Sometimes it’s okay to be rude – put your head down and forge onward.