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Winning the Best Partnership for Poverty Reduction Award

African Responsible Tourism Awards 2017 Winning the Best Partnership for Poverty Reduction Award supported by Africa Ignite Gold winner: Isibindi...

Beach Paradise

Lodge Photographer (www.lodgephotographer.com)  visited Thonga Beach Lodge in Northern KwaZulu-Natal and published these dreamy photographs of our little piece of beach...

Barefoot Beach Wedding

Many of us have dreamed of the perfect beach wedding - a dreamy dress and suit, soft sand between our...

Cultural Delights

Here’s a lot of fun packed into one afternoon and evening – the annual German Festival which takes place at...

5 Tips for Taking Better Lodge Photos on Holiday

We asked Characterstays to give us some tips for taking better lodge photos on holiday - follow this link to...

Thonga Menus

The food at Thonga Beach Lodge is receiving a lot of much-deserved attention. People often ask what kind of meals...

Rhino Ridge Food Philosophy

I love how passionate the Isibindi Africa Lodges chefs are about local produce, and the team at the new Rhino...

Dreams are made of this

Here's what renowned writer David Bristow and award-winning photographers Roger and Pat de la Harpe have to say about Thonga...

Do more, have less

"Do more, have less" is the title of one of the Instagram accounts I follow. It always makes me smile...

Celebrating all things green, aesthetic and local

“Everyone remembers the wooden bowl that their grandmother had” says Ashley Viljoen, a designer and craftsman specialising in wood homeware and...