Ever dream of escaping to a peaceful spot at the coast of South Africa where the landscapes are breathtaking and the beaches are unspoiled?
Well, you may want to plan a trip to the Bulungula Lodge, located on the Wild Coast. Bulungula has been rated one of South Africa’s top ethical and eco-friendly destinations. It was among the first to be certified by Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa. It’s become a legend in ethical travel circles as well as a model for tourism-based communities.
So what makes the Bulungula Lodge so extra special? For starters- the Wild Coast is a paradise! The lodge is built amongst green, rolling hills and glistening white beaches. At night, visitors can gaze at the clear night sky, untroubled by light pollution. The real beauty to this place lies in the fact that it hasn’t been disturbed by tourism. The lodge uses solar energy to power its facilities and it is the only place in the entire village that has electricity! Bulungula offers a chance for travellers to embrace local culture and share the daily routines of the native villagers. You can spend your time sampling traditional dances, home-grown food, locally prepared drinks and unique rituals. This is the kind of travel that is both relaxing and insightful! [Read more...]