Leadwood Villa at Saseka Tented Camp is Now Open!

If you're planning a luxury safari escape with your family or a group of close friends, then you'll want to continue reading :) Leadwood Villa at Saseka Tented Camp has just opened and has been custom built with small groups in mind! What makes the Leadwood Villa so special? Leadwood Villa is part of Saseka but offers a little more in terms of spac...

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Be Advised About Bees at Thornybush Collection

Bees are so important in the environment, that you need more than one kind to do the job! At the Thornybush Collection, we're lucky to have several thriving species of these busy little insects, including carpenter bees and mopane bees. Carpenter Bees These large bees bear a passing resemblance to bumble bees, except they're a lot fluffier. Bumble ...

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Meet Moses Khoza - Head Tracker at Saseka Tented Camp

Moses Khoza is one of those people that you can't help but admire and we're proud to have him as part of our team at Thornybush Collection. He's totally unflappable no matter what and it's this cool demeanor that serves him well in his job. Moses loves his position as a tracker at Saseka Tented Camp and is always willing to help his peers craft ext...

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Creating the Ultimate Gin Bar

Gin is on the upswing wherever you go in the world, and we've really embraced this latest trend at The Thornybush Collection. The good old G&T has been used as a defence against malaria since the time of the great white hunters, so it fits in perfectly with the out of Africa experiences you'll enjoy while staying with us. It's the perfect count...

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Chapungu Lemon Garlic Chicken with Cucumber Salad

For many of our international guests that visit Thornybush Collection, the South African safari seems to be in a state of eternal summer when compared to the chilly climate of home, no matter what the season. That means refreshing light lunches are the order of the day even in the middle of winter around these parts. Now, you too can get a taste of...

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Women's Day – Celebrating the Female Form

Every year on 9 August, South Africa takes time to recognise the role of women in South Africa's historical struggles, as well as the important role they play in powering our society. In conservation, women have often played an integral role in bringing animal struggles to the world stage. Jane Goodall, Wangari Maathai and Dian Fossey are world-fam...

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