The 19th March 2013 marks the bicentenary of the birth of David Livingstone. The famous Scottish born missionary and doctor was one of the 19th Century’s greatest explorers, opening up Africa to the Western world and making a long list of incredible discoveries; from the Zambezi River to the mighty Victoria Falls. Uncover the details of his fascinating life with our infographic below.

Exploring the Zambezi isn’t exclusive to Livingstone, you can do it too. Our In The Footsteps of Livingstone itinerary provides you with the chance to share in his experiences and adventures.