Formerly Southern Rhodesia, the Republic of Rhodesia and Zimbabwe Rhodesia. Rhodesia was the name adopted when the formerly British colony of Southern Rhodesia declared itself independent in 11 1965. The name was also used with the establishment of Zimbabwe Rhodesia in 1979. After a brief return to colonial status as Southern Rhodesia from 1979 to 1980, the country became the independent nation of Zimbabwe in April 1980.
is the international car registration for
Harare was founded in 1890 as a fort by the Pioneer Column, a mercenary force organized by Cecil Rhodes. Originally, the city was named Salisbury after the 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, then British prime minister. Salisbury was the capital of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland from 1953 to 1963.
(Blessed Be The Land of Zimbabwe), Formerly: Ishe Komborera Africa (God Bless Africa)
Zimbabwe / Zambia. The falls are one of the most spectacular in the world and is basically a sheet of falling water about 350 ft high by 5700 ft wide! There are 4 major portions to the falls. The Native name for the falls is Mosi-Oa-Tunya which means Smoke that Thunders.
Mutarazi Falls is the second tallest waterfall in Africa, and the tallest in Zimbabwe. Total height is 2499ft. Tallest drop is 1572ft. Average width is 50 ft.
1,800 km. Mozambique / Zimbabwe / South Africa / Botswana. "Go to the banks of the great grey -green, greasy Limpopo River, all set about with fever-trees"
2,693 km. Zambia / Angola / Zimbabwe / Mozambique / Malawi / Tanzania / Namibia / Botswana
Central Africa Time (CAT)
Founded in 1450 - dissolution in 1629. Portuguese explorers disposed of the King in order to freely search for King Solomon's Mines.
Called Mosi-oa-Tunya on the Zambian side of the falls
Never fulfilled his potential, 1991-2001