Experiences

drakensberg amphitheatre

Conquering the chain ladders

Northern Drakensberg, near Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge

The Sentinel Peak Chain Ladder hike in the Drakensberg is probably one of the most renowned and popular walks. Read more

Sagole Baobab

Sagole Baobab

Thohoyandou, near Awelani Lodge

The Sagole Baobab (or Big Tree near Thohoyandou) stands proud with its fat and sturdy trunk and its gnarled branches, so intertwined and entangled that they have become one in places. Read more

baleni sacred salt

Baleni Sacred Salt

Baleni Cultural Camp

Emelina Mathebula and Maria Mkhari sit serenely at the foot of an ancient Motswiri (leadwood tree), thanking their ancestors for nature’s great gift. Read more

Twananani Textiles

Twananani Textiles

Ribola Art Route, near Nahakwe Lodge

While the sun is streaming through the windows, Florence Ngovheni and her co-worker sit quietly on the floor working on a colourful batik-style zebra design. Read more