<p>The fire of dawn lights a path across Africa's Zambezi River, where villagers in Zambia travel as they always have—in a dugout canoe. With continuing political stability in southern Africa, the Zambezi opens the way to some of the continent's most unspoiled reaches.</p><p>—From "Down the Zambezi," October 1997, <em>National Geographic</em> magazine</p>

Travel on the Zambezi

The fire of dawn lights a path across Africa's Zambezi River, where villagers in Zambia travel as they always have—in a dugout canoe. With continuing political stability in southern Africa, the Zambezi opens the way to some of the continent's most unspoiled reaches.

—From "Down the Zambezi," October 1997, National Geographic magazine

Africa's Zambezi River

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