Livingstone, Zambia

What is Livingstone, Zambia known for?


amp international

to Kasane and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia). It is the headquarters of Air Botswana, the national airline of Botswana. Starting August 2010, Air Botswana has direct flights to Lusaka International Airport in Lusaka, Zambia


game fishing

Highway by the Katima Mulilo Bridge. (Low usage level.)'' Communities by the river fish extensively from it, and many people travel from far afield to fish. Some Zambian towns on roads leading to the river levy unofficial 'fish taxes' on people taking Zambezi fish to other parts of the country. As well as fishing for food, game fishing is a significant activity on some parts of the river. Between Mongu and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia), several safari lodges cater for tourists who want to fish for exotic species, and many also catch fish to sell to aquaria. * Katima Mulilo (Namibia) * Mongu, Lukulu, Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia) and Sesheke (Zambia) * Victoria Falls (Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe) and Kariba (Kariba Dam) (Zimbabwe) photo_caption Victoria Falls location Livingstone, Zambia Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe coords '''Pemba''' is a small town (population about 4,000) located in Choma District of the Southern Province of Zambia. It is situated on the 'Great North Road' that runs between Lusaka and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia). The main ethnic group in the town are the Tonga (Tonga people). Prominent educational institutions found here are Pemba Basic School, Pemba High School, Jembo Mission High School and Kasiya Secretarial College.


singing+based

Some colonial civic buildings were destroyed and replaced with an African architecture, although Livingstone was used as a location for a 1950s Rhodesian town in the 1981 movie ''The Grass is Singing'' (based on the Doris Lessing novel of that name). IMDB Internet Movie Database accessed 10 March 2007. . At the same time, a large infusion of cash from the British government to Zambia at independence was partially used in Livingstone. '''Pemba''' is a small town (population about 4,000) located in Choma District of the Southern Province of Zambia. It is situated on the 'Great North Road' that runs between Lusaka and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia). The main ethnic group in the town are the Tonga (Tonga people). Prominent educational institutions found here are Pemba Basic School, Pemba High School, Jembo Mission High School and Kasiya Secretarial College.


industry quot

to the bridge building site. ''Horizon'' magazine: "Zambia's Second Industry", February 1965, pp4-11. With the new Bridge open in September 1905, Livingstone boomed. The British South Africa Company moved the capital of the territory there in 1907. ‘’The Northern Rhodesia Journal” online, B. L. Hunt: “Kalomo


pioneering research

* The ''Rhodes–Livingstone Institute'' in Livingstone and Lusaka, Zambia, 1940s to 1970s, was a pioneering research institution in urban anthropology. thumb Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (File:Gaborone Airport.jpg) (GBE) Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (ICAO code (International Civil Aviation Organization airport code): FBSK '''Pemba''' is a small town (population about 4,000) located in Choma District of the Southern Province of Zambia. It is situated on the 'Great North Road' that runs between Lusaka and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia). The main ethnic group in the town are the Tonga (Tonga people). Prominent educational institutions found here are Pemba Basic School, Pemba High School, Jembo Mission High School and Kasiya Secretarial College.


national service

'''Pemba''' is a small town (population about 4,000) located in Choma District of the Southern Province of Zambia. It is situated on the 'Great North Road' that runs between Lusaka and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia). The main ethnic group in the town are the Tonga (Tonga people). Prominent educational institutions found here are Pemba Basic School, Pemba High School, Jembo Mission High School and Kasiya Secretarial College.


Gaborone

and flights to Lusaka via Kasane. The airline plans to create a route from Gaborone to Luanda, Angola in the future. narrow gauge, 846 km Kitwe-Ndola-New Kapiri Mposhi-Kabwe-Lusaka- Livingstone

-east along the Batoka Gorges. **Lusaka – Lusaka Airport **Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia) – Livingstone Airport *'''Zimbabwe''' In the 20th century the Society further expanded, opening communities in Australia, Botswana (Gaborone, Gumare and Ghanzi); Brazil; Canada (Quebec and Ontario); South Africa (Phalaborwa, Polokwane and Pretoria); the United States of America ( Appalachia


taking water

; Although the capital was moved to Lusaka in 1935 to be closer to the economic heartland of the Copperbelt, industries based on timber, hides, tobacco, cotton (including textiles) and other agricultural products grew. A hydroelectric plant was built taking water from the Eastern Cataract of the Falls. The town of Victoria Falls (Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe) in Southern Rhodesia had the tourist trade, but many supplies were bought from Livingstone. '''Pemba''' is a small town (population about 4,000) located in Choma District of the Southern Province of Zambia. It is situated on the 'Great North Road' that runs between Lusaka and Livingstone (Livingstone, Zambia). The main ethnic group in the town are the Tonga (Tonga people). Prominent educational institutions found here are Pemba Basic School, Pemba High School, Jembo Mission High School and Kasiya Secretarial College.


featuring traditional

to David Livingstone. In front of the museum there is a statue to him, as well as to Czech ethnographer Emil Holub, erected in 2005. * Maramba Cultural Museum featuring traditional dancing, singing, costumes. * Mukuni Village with its annual Lwiindi Ceremony in July. * Victoria Falls Bridge * Railway Museum (Railway Museum (Livingstone, Zambia)) of the Mulobezi Railway * North-Western Hotel (North-Western Hotel, Livingstone) — built 1909 by 'Mopane' Clarke (awaiting


international connection

international connection to Johannesburg, as well as a regular summer charter to Jamestown, Saint Helena. * Rail (freight only) to Zimbabwe (Rail transport in Zimbabwe) via Victoria Falls Bridge (weight restrictions apply). * Zambia Railways passenger and freight services to Lusaka and the Copperbelt. * Mulobezi Railway * Road to Zimbabwe via Victoria Falls Bridge (weight restrictions apply). * Lusaka-Livingstone road * Recently rehabilitated road to the Kazungula Ferry

Livingstone, Zambia

'''Livingstone''' was, until 2012, the capital of the Southern Province (Southern Province, Zambia) of Zambia. Lying 10 km (6.2 mi) to the north of the Zambezi River, it is a tourism centre for the Victoria Falls and a border town with road and rail connections to Zimbabwe on the other side of the Victoria Falls. A historic British colonial (British Empire) city, its present population was estimated at 136,897 inhabitants at the 2010 census. City Population website accessed 10 March 2007 It is named after David Livingstone, the British (United Kingdom) explorer who was the first European to explore the area.

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