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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...

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...

Cultural Delights

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

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...

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...

Of mice and men

Our experienced and passionate guide, Mike Nel, of Zululand Tours, opens his story of the Battle of Rorke’s Drift with...

The good, the sad and the ugly

It is an early morning game drive, and we are restless with anticipation as we settle onto the high seats...