The Thembalethu Trust

Thembalethu is a true success story, giving the Eastern Cape reason to be proud. They've managed to change hundreds of lives in the last few years, looking after children and providing families with the care and basic essentials that are often overlooked. And although they may seem like any other charity working to fulfil their social responsibilit

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Addo Elephant Park’s Conservation Corridor

Recently, we've become more and more aware of the impact that the human race is having on the planet, and are realizing that our actions can be incredibly effective on the earth's biodiversity and eco-systems. Although it's becoming quite difficult to change our ways, we need to take drastic action if we want our surroundings to survive the polluti

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Paradise in Addo Elephant Park

Addo Elephant Park is one of the most famous destinations in South Africa for a safari holiday. Being one of the three largest parks in the country and one of the biggest conservation areas, Addo attracts thousands of curious foreigners and locals every year. The park's surrounding areas are amongst the most beautiful in South Africa; staying in an

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Conservation is at the heart of the Addo Elephant Park

The Addo Elephant Park is fast becoming the premier game reserve in South Africa with a full compliment of the Big Five as well as a vast array other animals ranging from most buck species that roam Sub-Saharan Africa and more birds than you can shake a Robert’s at. The Kruger National Park was once considered the only game reserve worth visiting f

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Get Away From It All at the Addo Elephant Park

Getting away from it all is often easier said than done. We’d love to step away from reality for a while, but for many of us finding a sanctuary that doesn’t involve a lengthy plane flight is hard to find. The latest trend in South Africa is to escape to one of the many nature and game reserves dotted around the country as they are easily accessed

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Get Away From It All at the Addo Elephant Park

Getting away from it all is often easier said than done. We’d love to step away from reality for a while, but for many of us finding a sanctuary that doesn’t involve a lengthy plane flight is hard to find. The latest trend in South Africa is to escape to one of the many nature and game reserves dotted around the country as they are easily accessed

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The Addo Elephant National Park

The Addo Elephant National Park prides itself on its philosophy of responsible tourism and its proud history of nature conservation. What makes this so successful is that they demand the same ethics and practices from all of their Addo Elephant Park accommodation affiliates. The Addo Elephant Park was started originally for the sole purpose of cons

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Experience the Addo Elephant Park – A Must Do For Everyone

Whether you're a tourist or a local, the Addo Elephant Park in the Eastern Cape is a South African national park which everyone should visit. Visiting a park that's main purpose is to protect and conserve one of the 'Big Five' is reason enough to go – here you are guaranteed to see the wonderfully, larger-than-life elephant. The Addo Elephant Park 

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Responsible Tourism

The Addo elephant park turns 80 this year and in that time it has been the face of conservation in South Africa and an example of responsible tourism at work for the entire world to follow. Addo elephant park accommodation is a result of a system of concessions pioneered by the founders of the Addo elephant park. Starting with just 5000 ha a sanctu

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