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September 2020

The Story of Lucky Ntimani
Talented Musician and Wood Carver

2020-09-06T22:01:07+01:00

Described locally as a 'national treasure' this is a brief glimpse into the life and work of Lucky Ntimani - a talented, gifted musician and wood carver from northern Limpopo, South Africa. So talented and gifted in fact that every year, I walk down the same dusty path to his village home in north Limpopo, [...]

The Story of Lucky Ntimani
Talented Musician and Wood Carver
2020-09-06T22:01:07+01:00

Our Sustainability Mission
Make Travel Matter

2020-09-13T10:28:08+01:00

We couldn't resist sharing this wonderful picture from last year's Safari season with you. Here I am with the management team (Joyce and Lukas) at our favourite eco-village & game lodge, right up in the drier north of South Africa, just south of the Limpopo River.  It is a happy picture - and one that [...]

Our Sustainability Mission
Make Travel Matter
2020-09-13T10:28:08+01:00

April 2020

The Story of Mukondeni Pottery

2020-04-22T21:45:43+01:00

"If pottery was a slow dance between the Earth and the potter’s hand, then for Sarah Munyai it has been a lifelong performance" Ribola Art Route Guide Gift Mkhari holding one of the beautiful Mukondeni clay pots Sarah Munyai, famous Limpopo (South Africa) potter and heroine of the Story of Mukondeni, learned the [...]

The Story of Mukondeni Pottery2020-04-22T21:45:43+01:00

The Story of Pilato Bulala:
A talented, inspirational young artist

2020-04-22T19:52:10+01:00

Pilato Bulala inspires all who meet him! One of the talented artists from Limpopo, South Africa -  whom I had the good fortune of being introduced to at least 5 years ago. I have had the pleasure of introducing many of our Alexandra's Africa guests to him on many occasions since. Everyone loves his work, [...]

The Story of Pilato Bulala:
A talented, inspirational young artist
2020-04-22T19:52:10+01:00

March 2020

In support of the artists of the Ribola Art Route…

2020-04-04T19:20:52+01:00

Covid19 has now appeared in Africa and more specifically, in our area of operation in Southern Africa. We had been hoping that perhaps the virus would not survive the heat and dry conditions of the region - but it has. Listening this morning to a panel of medical experts, brief representatives from Africa’s leading media, [...]

In support of the artists of the Ribola Art Route…2020-04-04T19:20:52+01:00