VICTORIA FALLS. one of the greatest tourist attractions on the African continent, and one of?
These aerial shots are to go with the other stories sent in this batch... or could be used separately if required...
They show the Falls from various aspects..... the two main hotels at the falls, the Victoria Falls Hotel and the Casino hotel, which is the only casino in Rhodesia, and attracts large numbers of tourists.... It shows also some of the buildings on the Zambian side, probably some of them are army defence units.....the bridge is a kind of'no mans land' between black north, and white south. It used once to be a great ???antage point.......
Nobody seems to bother that air space is violated virtually hundreds of times a week by the pleasure aircraft from both countries that flay round and round with sightseers.
also views of the Zambezi, to the right Zambia, the dividing line.
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Background: VICTORIA FALLS. one of the greatest tourist attractions on the African continent, and one of the worlds greatest sights.. attracting 125,000 visitors at least every year, against only 25,000 on the Zambian side of the river, most of whom come across the bridge on to the Rhodesian side to see the falls from better circumstances....