Love lost: leaving home at 80

From This is Zimbabwe Wed Nov 14 2012, 00:40:03

When you know and love a country as I do Zimbabwe, you get to know its moods: when it's at its best, when you should probably avoid it. For me, Zimbabwe is never more beautiful than it is right now, jacaranda season. You drive under natural arches of vibrant jacaranda, and your tyres squeak and [...]

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