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Victoria falls

  1. 1. Victoria Falls
  2. 2. T famous Victoria F he alls on theZambeze River. L ocated on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe, inthe L ivingstone district of Zambia and the H wange district of Zimbabwe.They are 1.7 km wide and 108 metreshigh, an extraordinary spectacle.W aterdropping into a narrow and very deep abiss.
  3. 3. David L ivingstone, visited the F alls in1855 and named them in honour of QueenVictoria. Locally they are still called “M osi-oa-T unya”, which means the smoke thatthunders.It is one of the greatest tourist atractionson the african continent.In 1989 UNE SCO declared these falls aH umanity H eritage Site, covering aprotected area of 8,780 hectares.
  4. 4. A child on the edge of an abiss !!!o
  5. 5. o T is called “T Devils P his he ool”, a natural swimming pool formed in the rocks just above the 108 metre high Victoria Falls!!!
  6. 6. Challenging danger!
  7. 7. T bravest ones stand on the very he edge to get their photos taken!
  8. 8. From September to December, due to low water levels, it is safe to swim on the edge of this waterfall.
  9. 9. Jumping into the pool!
  10. 10. Unforgetable!!!!
  11. 11. Curiosity overcomes fear...
  12. 12. Daring!!!
  13. 13. Taking original photos!!
  14. 14. Such emotion...
  15. 15. And euphoria...
  16. 16. An adrenalin discharge and yell ofexcitament at the edge of the abiss!!!
  17. 17. Well? Did that excite you?
  18. 18. Produced by: Aura da LuaTranslated from Portuguese by Alan H Orr . Press E to exit SC

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