Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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For a breakdown of information on this country select:
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Click below for detailsGuide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls

A comprehensive Embassy register including border-crossing requirements.

Where are they, how can they help and when can you contact them ?

U.S. Embassies and Consulates Worldwide
U.K. Overseas Missions
U.K. Consular Services Abroad
Foreign Consular Offices in U.S
London Diplomatic List (U.K)

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    City: HARARE
    Mission: British High Commission
    Address: Corner House
    Samora Machel Avenue/Leopold
    Takawira Street
    (PO Box 4490)
    Harare
    Tel: (263) (4) 772990
    (263) (4) 774700
    Fax: (263) (4) 774617
    Hours: 06:00-10:30 / 11:30-14:30
    Fri: 06:00-12:00

Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
Ambulance, Fire and Police numbers are listed. Marine, Mountain and Consulate (24Hr) Emergency numbers to follow, where applicable.
        Police:
        Ambulance:
        Fire:
    995
    994
    993
       * Dial 112 when using GSM phone in the European Union.
       * Always check the "emergency numbers" for the area you are in.

Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls

This section will help you assess the potential risks and plan the precautions you need to take both before you go and once you are away.

Worldwide protection for backpackers of all nationalities:
World Travel Center!

Travel health issues tackled from every angle at:
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
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Up-to-date country advice for all travellers:
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls

bakpaka is in the process of researching accessibility for ALL travellers worldwide.

The information being collated reflects the standards and facilities available concerning transport, accommodation, places of interest, leisure pursuits and communication.

Airport facilities and much more at:
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Making the world more accessible to student travel:
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls

General and country specific tips for backpackers, including things to do and see. We are looking for your input, so email tips & anecdotes letting your fellow backpackers and us know what's happening out there!!!

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ECOTOURISM
Responsible travel to natural areas, which conserves the enviroment and sustains the livelihood of local people.

Visit the CI Ecotourism Section of The Ecotravel Centre at:
Ecotourism

Small scale, locally produced, low-impact ecotours:
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What to see and where to find it:
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News and comment from around the world:
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls

This section will develop into a comprehensive guide to current weather and seasonal trends experienced in this country, and advise on weather related issues affecting places of interest.

Current regional conditions and forecasts:
Weather Africa

Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls

bakpaka is compiling a hostel and budget accommodation guide to suit your needs. In the meantime why not check out the worldwide accommodation options below and through our travel link…

Visit Hostelling International for the definitive guide:
Worldwide Hostel Directory


The 4anything guide to hostels:
Worldwide Accommodations

The world's leading independent backpacker accommodation network at: Backpackers Resorts

A comprehensive Cyber Café register is currently under construction.

The most comprehensive guide on the net:
Cyber Cafes

Here's a selection operating in this country:


    AfriNet Surfing Shop
    59, The Bulawayo Centre,
    Main Street (between 9th/10th Avenue),
    Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.
    Tel: (263) 961637
    Email: farbellent@zol.co.zw
    Cost / Hour: ZW$170
    Hours: 09:00 - 18:00 (Mon - Fri)
              09:00 - 13:00 (Sat)


    Communication Cafe

    3 Princess Park Mansions,
    Corner Leopold Takawira
    Avenue & Samuel Parirenyatwa
    Street, Bulawayo, 2000, Zimbabwe.
    Tel: (263) 9 540735
                   9 46376 (after hrs)
    Fax: (263) 9 540735
    Email: mst@internet.co.zw
    Cost /Hour: ZW $160
    Hours: 09:00- 18:00 (Mon - Fri)
    After hours available on request.

    Evernet:
    The Surfers Paradise

    33a Clark Road Suburbs,
    Bulawayo, 00000, Zimbabwe.
    Tel: (263) 9 60032
    Fax: (263) 9 78410
    Email: lisa@primenet.co.zw
    Cost / Hour: ZWD$160
    Hours: 08:00-20:00
 
    Harare
    ZimSurf Internet Cafe
    57 Jason Moyo Avenue,
    cnr 1st Street, Harare,
    0000, Zimbabwe.
    Tel: (263) 4 750297
           (263) 4751118
    Fax: (263) 4 751046
    Email: cybercafe@email.zimsurf.co.zw
    Cost / Hour: ZW$50 (student rate)
    Hours: 08:00-20:00 (Mon-Fri)
    08:00-13:00 (Sat)



    Clicnet Internet Cafe

    Batanai Gardens,
    Corner of First Street &
    Jason Moyo Avenue,
    Harare, Zimbabwe.
    Tel: (263) 9 1 351632
    Email: clicnet77@hotmail.com
    Cost / Hour: ZM$55 / half hour
                      (student rate)
                      ZM$65 / half hour
    Hours: 08:00-18:00 (Mon-Sat)
              14:00-18:00 (Sun)
    Victoria Falls

    Blue Lizard Internet Cafe
    Croc and Paddle,
    Elephants Walk
    Victoria Falls
    Cost /hour: US$10




    Cyber Cafe
    2nd Floor, Sopers Arcade,
    Parkway
    Victoria Falls
    Cost /Hour: US $5 / half hour
    Internet Village
    18 Soper`s Arcade,
    Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.
    Tel: (263) 13 5802
    Fax: (263) 13 2109
    Email: yvonne@internetvillage.co.zw
    Cost /Hour: US$10 (student rate)
    Hours: 07:00-22:00
 
Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
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Guide to Zimbabwe, with travel information for backpackers on country and culture, including Harare, Bulawayo, Mount Inyangani, Hwange and Victoria Falls
bakpaka is in the process of building a Travel Information Centre. In the meantime updated travel advice can be found at the following addresses:

Although this information can sometimes be specific, the majority will be of use to all nationalities travelling abroad.

U.S. Citizens
U.K. Citizens
U.S. Customs
U.K. Customs


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