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Raw adventures in South Africa

We can't get enough of this photo-essay by Daniel de Leau from Travel Stories who visited us at Thonga Beach Lodge....

Taking a contemplative approach to your safari photography

  There’s nothing quite like being out on an open game vehicle in the African bushveld, a red sun rising,...

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...

Likeminded Guests

What many of the luxury lodge websites don’t reveal, but which bitter experience has taught me, is that the enjoyment...

The Enchanted Forest

Superb photographs and text capture the magical stay of Sayari Africa: Go Wild at Kosi Forest Lodge. Click on this...

Far and Wild Safaris Reviews Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge

Thank you to Far and Wild Safaris for this beautifully written and photographed review of their stay at Rhino Ridge....

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...

10 Reasons to Holiday in South Africa

After 4 weeks of international travel, I am struck again by what good value and pristine and spectacular beauty travel...