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Bush Telegraph

Marula feast

While the Pride-of-De Kaap’s stunning red flowers are littering the bush at this time of the year, it’s the Marula tree that is getting all of the attention! Not only is the Marula one of the leopards favourite trees to hoist their kills and lounge in, but while it’s fruiting as it is now, it’s .

Babylon

Exciting news from Babylon!

Hi Guys… There’s quite a buzz here at Babylon at the moment.

The Lodge

Sun, sun, sun oh, and more sun…….

 Well, what a start to the New Year it has been so far.

Pride 'n Purpose

A Spaza, a food garden and a Projector – All in a Days work

Greetings all from a sunny South Africa! Pride “n Purpose has had a fabulous February with Spaza”s opening, plenty of volunteers, a computer projector for the Literacy centre and a food garden! Phumzile Ngobeni – one of the family members we have been supporting for a number of years – came up with an idea to open .

A little bird told us...

The Archive

  • 2017 March
  • 23rd March 2017

    On 25th March 2017, Virgin Limited Edition will be supporting the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour.

    14th March 2017

    One of the most raved about parts of any stay at Mont Rochelle is the quality of the food and drink we serve.

    8th March 2017

    Our Pastry Chef, Kate Malcolm inspires us every day with her tasty creations from the Babylon kitchen.

    1st March 2017

    Rhino poaching is currently at crisis point all over Africa, with the numbers of rhinos being killed by poachers on the rise.

  • 2017 February
  • 17th February 2017

    The past few weeks have been a very busy time for our resident Wine Maker, Dustin Osborne, and his team as they have just completed the 2017 harvest.

    15th February 2017

    As any parent will know, one of the hardest decisions to make with young children is to decide where and when to take them away on holiday.

    6th February 2017

    Following the recent rainfall we mentioned on recently on the blog, there has been a good amount of rain for the first half of the summer and so the animals and vegetation are reaping the rewards.

    1st February 2017

    This year, the Virgin Limited Edition ducks have been spreading their wings and venturing out into the big, wide world.

    1st February 2017

    Now our 2017 #GiveAFlyingDuck competition is in full flight, we have some lovely news from the team at the Tansghart Woodwork Centre in Asni, Morocco.

  • 2017 January
  • 31st January 2017

    After a hard day on the slopes, or maybe not quite such a hard day by the pool, nothing is guaranteed to help you relax more than a visit to our in-house spa.

    24th January 2017

    After gruelling months of drought (the most severe following the lowest annual rainfall ever recorded in South Africa), the start of the rain has been a welcome relief for many of the animals who live in the area.

    17th January 2017

    Besides the white sandy beaches, delicious food and cheeky lemurs, the most celebrated part of a stay on Necker Island is our brilliant staff.

    9th January 2017

    #GiveAFlyingDuck in 2017 and join our ducks as they journey around the world to see some of the most far flung places, doing some good while they’re at it.

    6th January 2017

    It’s that time of year again.