Posts by Characterstays

Into the wilds …

Going Bush at Thonga Beach Lodge This is one of those places where you spend the second half of your stay doing this calculation: If I sold off everything, could I live out the rest of my days here … In my case this would involve washing quite a few dishes to earn my keep,…

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Hunting for blue skies

We love the creativity of our guests, especially the blog Hunting for Blue Skies. Read their rich review of Kosi Forest Lodge here: https://huntingforblueskies.wordpress.com/2017/01/04/kosi-forest-lodge/     Thank you Ruth for the beautiful images and description which capture the spirit of Kosi Forest Lodge.    

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One of South Africa's little jewels

Thank you for this descriptive and most flattering review and delightful photographs Shane and Juli! “Kosi Forest Lodge, one of South Africa’s and KZN’s little jewels, exceeds all expectations!”     This was our second trip to Kosi Forest Lodge and what better reason to return to this beautiful part of the world than on…

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What children love about safari

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There are few things more fun than introducing children to the experience of an African safari. Read our blog on this fun topic, where we discover our own not-quite-forgotten happiness of a child …   What children love most about visiting the Kruger National Park

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Beautiful Elephant Sightings

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We have been appreciating some amazing elephant sightings from Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge in Hluhluwe-uMfolozi Game Reserve. The size of some of these ellies are incredible.       To read more about the activities on offer at Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge, click on this link: Activities at Rhino Ridge

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Beach Paradise

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Lodge Photographer (www.lodgephotographer.com)  visited Thonga Beach Lodge in Northern KwaZulu-Natal and published these dreamy photographs of our little piece of beach paradise, with the following text: The gorgeous Thonga Beach Lodge is set in the Isimangaliso Wetland Park on the shores of Mabibi and boasts barefoot beach luxury at its best! The rooms have either forest…

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A warthog narrowly escapes a lioness

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It  has been a fascinating week at Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge at Hluhluhwe iMfolozi Park. The guests witnessed a stalk by a lioness that had just delivered cubs. The lioness was stalking a warthog, using every cover that was available to get as close as it could to a outrun its prey and catch it. The lioness…

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