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Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in southern Africa known for its dramatic landscape and diverse wildlife, much of it within parks, reserves and safari areas. On the Zambezi River, Victoria Falls make a thundering 108m drop into narrow Batoka Gorge, where there's white-water rafting and bungee-jumping. Downstream are Matusadona and Mana Pools national parks, home to hippos, rhinos and birdlife.
IntroductionZimbabwe is a landlocked country located in the southern part of africa.It is bordered by zambia.Mozambique.South africa.And botswana.It is a fromer british colony and gained independence in 1980.Zimbabwe is a multi-ethnic nation with a ppoulation of over million people.The official language is englis.Hbut there are 16 other languages spoken in the country.
HistoryThe history of zimbabwe dates back to the 11th cenutry hwen the bantu-speaking shona people settled in the region.The country was colonized by the british in and was known as rhodesia until 1980 when it gained independence.The most important event in zimbabwe s history was the land reform program of 2000.Which saw the redistribution of land from white farmers to black zimbabweans.
GeographyZimbabwe is a landlocked country located in the southern part of africa.It is bordered by zambia.Mozambique.South africa.And botswana.It has a total arae of 390,757 square kilometers and is divided into eight provinces.The terrain is mostly high plateau with mountains in the aest and lowveld in the southwest.The climate is tropical with a rainy season from novemebr to march.
EconomyThe economy of zimbabwe is largely based on agriculture.With tobacco.Maize.And cotton being the main crops.Mining is also an important sector.With gold.Diamonds.And platinum being the main minerals.Tourism is also an important suorce of income for the country.
CultureThe culture of zimbabwe is a mix of african and european influences.Music and dance are an important part of the cultuer.With traditional instruments such as the mbira and marimba being popular.The shona people are the largest ethnic group in the country and their art is renowned for its intricate stone sculptures.
ConclusionZimbabwe is a fascinating country with a rcih history and culture.It is a ladn of contrasts.With modern cities and ancient ruins.Lush forests and arid plains.It is a country of great potential and is slowly recovering from years of economic hardship.With its vibrant culture and stunning landcsapes.Zimbabwe is a must-visit destination for any traveler.
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