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Read all about the exciting experiences in and around our special lodges

Traditional Zulu Homestay

I can't wait to wake up in this warm and caring place - a traditional homestay at a Zulu homestead...

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...

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...

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...

Baboon antics – don’t worry, be happy

When you go to a game reserve like the Kruger National Park or Hluhluwe, you are bound to come across...

Thonga Skies

Some people have too much talent ... here are some photographs of Thonga Beach taken by our super-creative Executive Head...

Great excitement

I bump into Thonga Beach Lodge Chef Carl Moller placing the final touches on the colourful and healthy lunch buffet...