Travel to Zimbabwe – Episode 158

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The Amateur Traveler talks to Alex Lindsay about his adventures in Zimbabwe. Alex has been traveling to Zimbabwe twice a year for a number of years where he has built friendships with the people there including some notable artists and musicians. Alex talks about the struggles of life in Zimbabwe and the beauty of the country and the people.


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Show Notes

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PixelCorps – Alex’s company
Zimbabwe
Tengenenge village of sculptors
Hwange National Park
Victoria Falls Safari Lodge
Saki Mafundikwa’s work
Baobab bed and breakfast
Dominic Benhura – sculptor
Bronson Gengezha – sculptor
Introduction to the Shona language

SIMON MASHOKO: Hallelujah

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by Chris Christensen

I am the host of the Amateur Traveler. The Amateur Traveler is an online travel show that focuses primarily on travel destinations and what are the best places to travel to. It includes both a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast, and a blog.

4 Responses to “Travel to Zimbabwe – Episode 158”

JT Solace

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Wow I must say that the latest podcast was/is the best I’ve ever heard on this sight. ( Well next to the Siberian Nightmare episode…or the Year In Europe folks…well they’re all pretty good.) The chemistry, for lack of a better word, between you and your guest was extrordinary! I really, really enjoyed it. I wonder if you can have him back soon?

chris2x

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Glad you liked it. Now you know why I have been trying to have Alex on for a while. 🙂

rob

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Also enjoyed Alex, I am familar with home from another podcast where he occasionally talks about Zimbabwe. “This week in photograhy”. Knowing Alex enthusiaxtic voice probably made it more enjoyable. Great work once again Chris.

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