Zambia is located in the Northern part of the region referred to as Southern Africa and is comparatively large in size - about 750,000sq.km. Zambia has many National Parks and Game management areas that make up almost 50% of its total area.
The population of Zambia is roughly 10 million and about 10% of the people live in the country’s capital Lusaka. The official language in Zambia is English, the other main languages spoken are Tonga, Lozi, Lunda, Luvale, Bemba, Kaonde and Nyanja. The Zambian people are extremely friendly and treat visitors with warmth and hospitality.
For a more informative look at Zambia we recommend that you purchase The Bradt Travel
Guide for ZAMBIA, written by Chris McIntyre.
To read the latest edition of this online, click here.
Click here for a detailed visitors attractions map of Zambia.