Some Things Last Forever ~ Epako Safari Lodge

  The safari vehicle stopped and we climbed out, our cameras around our necks and our closed shoes sweeping over the narrow dirt path winding into the bush. I had followed tracks like this to Bushman rock art before, further south in South Africa, at […]

A Night with Arno Carstens ~ at Ellerman House

  I wish you had seen the way he shook his legs about. I wish I had captured it to show you but I couldn’t look away. No one could. No one did. You’d have seen them, those legs, if you were there with us, […]

The Christmas Journey at Londolozi Private Game Reserve

Christmas in the Wild Deep in the wilds of this private Sabi Sand reserve, Christmas looks a little different. At Londolozi Private Game Reserve, the traditions of white winters and snowmen in the garden are replaced by a summertime glow and beautiful wooden giraffes as Christmas […]

The Songs of South Africa ~ David Kramer at Ellerman House

  If we’ve realised anything, listening to the musicians of the Ellerman Sessions, in that private wine gallery or terrace by the sea in Cape Town, it’s the power of music. Good music. Some of the best, you could say. Every musician has had a […]