Bisate Lodge, which is situated adjacent to Volcanoes National Park and is eco-tourism operator Wilderness Safaris’ first-ever project in Rwanda, is more than an exceptional gorilla conservation experience. It’s a shining example of sustainability in action.
As with Wilderness Safari camps, Bisate underwent an external environmental impact assessment and the result is a lodge “that will run with an exceptionally light footprint in terms of energy supply, water resources and recycling”.
The lodge blends the traditional and the contemporary, and the materials used – steel, timber, synthetic thatch, volcanic stone, bamboo, reed and papyrus – reflect this. A serious… Read More
Situated on a private quay between Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront and the tranquil yacht marina, there is no better place to soak in the natural beauty of the Mother City and the very essence of Cape Town living at its best. The elegant and warm atmosphere, evident in every fine detail, begins at the welcoming reception lounge and extends to the spacious harbour and mountain-facing rooms. Stories of the Cape’s colourful past present themselves in the exquisite furniture, rare fabrics, intriguing artefacts and original antiques. Local paintings and sculptures lend a contemporary flair… Read More
Juggling careers and all that life throws at us is enough to leave anyone drained. But what better way to get some downtime than with your besties while enjoying a glass of wine over a picture-perfect view? None.
Because no two friendships are the same, we’ve compiled a list of four girls holiday ideas for your next getaway.
The luxury lovers
When fine dining, spa treatments and exclusivity are non-negotiables, a stay at the luxurious Prana Private Lodge in Chinsta in the Eastern Cape ticks all the boxes. Eight private suites are available with uncompromised security, and hour-long massages to ensure total relaxation. With the… Read More