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Isibindi Zulu Lodge Community Engagement

When one goes on holiday in a developing country, it is inspiring to know that your investment goes beyond your...

Unique Places to Sleep

The romantic, traditional thatched Zulu 'rondavels' of Isibindi Zulu Lodge were chosen by Africa Geographic in their special issue "Unique...

Zulu Kingdom, African Traces

A nostalgic Dulcie Pascoe reflects on her experience in Zululand from where she currently lives in Canada: The praying mantis...

Winter Warmth in Zululand

I left the Midlands at the bleak end of winter, searching for some warmth further North. Even the landscape becomes...

Follow the Light, Roger

Isibindi Zulu Lodge is a protected home to dearly beloved Roger, a giraffe of 28 years no less. Now most...

A Day at Isibindi Zulu Lodge

What could be more inspiring than staying in a traditional thatched Zulu ‘rondavel’ (roundhouse) situated at the edge of a...

Make 2016 the Year of Your Bucket List Travels

What’s on your bucket list? A few years ago I wrote out mine. What started out as a satisfying experience...

Do more, have less

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

Battlefields by Bike

How cools is this? You can ride through the chilling battlefields of KwaZulu-Natal by bike! This historic tour is being...

Diplomatic Dignity

Much is said about King Shaka and the other Zulu kings’ cunning strategies, bravery and cruelty. King Shaka is said...