Travel Blogs from Saint Lucia
The town of St. Lucia, is on the southern tip of iSimangaliso Wetland Park.
Lake St Lucia (37 000ha) and the Eastern Shores (30 000ha) together comprise the largest estuarine system on the African continent. Lake St Lucia was declared a Natural World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Home to hundreds of Hippo's and Crocs! as …
Rainy and misty morning gave way to some sun and clearer skies once we reached St Lucia estuary where we are staying for the next 6 nights.
Incidents on the journey included witnessing a head on collision between 2 police bakkies resulting in seemingly all of the police vehicles and ambulances in the area descending on the accident. Shame if anyone else needed assistance!
Booked into the apartment we are using at The Bridge at St Lucia - 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a large ...
... His name was David Rattray and he won many awards for his research and contribution to the local Zulu people. Seemingly he was one of the most sort after public speakers in the world. We had a brief talk from one of his three sons last night and it was clear he had inherited his fathers skill at delivering an amusing ...
Today started wet and didn't let up all day ! We saw both battle areas with great detail given by a local Zulu , Impy , whose great grand father had fought in the battle at Isandlwana. The battle at Rorkes Drift was described by an Africaan, seemingly it was hard for the Zulu's to give an account of this battle . There were 11 Victoria Cross's given out on the day of the battle at Rorkes ...
Interesting car journey today, now driving ourselves, we left the lovely warm waters of the Indian Ocean and headed in land . The roads deteriorated quite markedly as we went.. We had potholes , fords , roads half blocked by boulders from a landslide ! Could have done with a 4WD not a little VW Polo ! We are now at Rorkes Drift, site of the famous Zulu wars , remember Michael Caine ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLidiko Lodge Saint Lucia
Great place and excellent staff, service!! watch out for the monkeys!!
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