Livingstone is a vibrant friendly town of just under 100,000 people near close to the Zambezi River, where it tumbles over Victoria Falls. With excellent transport links within Zambia and Africa, Livingstone has grown to become the adventure capital of Africa. With numerous bars and restaurants to choose from after your day of adventure, each year tourists discover why Zambia is described as the real Africa. Named after the famous Scottish Explorer, Dr David Livingstone who was the first European to discover Victoria Falls, he named them after the British Monarch at the time, Queen Victoria in 1855. Read an in depth history of Livingstone, get the guide to the Zambezi River Rapids, find out the best way to get to Livingstone from your home country and when you get there, find out where are the places to eat and drink on your vacation.