Mick Pearce is a renowned architect who uses biomimicry to develop buildings that have low maintenance, low capital and running costs, and renewable energy systems. One of his most notable projects is the Eastgate Mall in Harare (Zimbabwe), the Ch2 municipal offices in Melbourne, th ecentre for the environment at Zolda (Belgium) and a milk processing factory Zambia. Committed to appropriate and responsive architecture, Michael Pearce has specialized in the development of buildings which have low maintenance, low capital and running costs and renewable energy systems of environmental control. The most recent work involves developing passive control systems in small-scale single storey buildings as well as large-scale commercial multi-storey buildings using building methods which rely even less on imported materials, technologies or human resources. You will get to ask him questions about his work in the UK, Australia, China East Africa and Europe. If you are interested to learn more about these interesting eco friendly building then this is an experience not to be missed! Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Photo © David Brazier
Founder of local tour agency, Adventure Horizons, Zimbabwe. Lynette is a specialist in Southern African culture and history, and has had a series of travels in Africa, North America, and Europe. Her Free walking Tours in Harare are ranked as the number 1 tour in Harare with 5 star reviews. Her passion is to share Zimbabwe's rich and illustrious history, wildlife, culture, art, various lifestyles, secrets and paths less trodden! Open and curious folks who enjoy meeting new friends from all over the world will enjoy exploring this part of the world with Lynette.
Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Harare with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.
The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Harare. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!
While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.
We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.
The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.
Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.
For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.