Month: July 2014

Sisters of Mercy in Addo

Sisters of Mercy in Addo

Addo is famously associated with elephants, citrus and roses. And stunning they all are! However, as is so often the case, there is behind-the-scene work that goes unnoticed. And some Irish blood is to thank for that! Sister Martha, Breda and Patricia work tirelessly, driving up and down the length…

Mudding the Addo Mud Huts

Mudding the Addo Mud Huts

Back in the old African day, houses were made such that they could provide a cooling effect during the hot weather and warmth during the cold, rainy season. Most of the huts were cone-like in shape and were made from mud, bricks, dung, grass or stone depending on the area…

Sneezewoods is fit for a wedding!

Sneezewoods is fit for a wedding!

As many of you know, Chrislin African Lodge has been¬†renovating our in-house Restaurant and Wedding Venue, Sneezewood’s. Well, Grant&Gemma DID get married last weekend and we did it! Sneezewood’s, the bride and groom, guests, staff, dogs and cats all had a grand time celebrating with the happy newly weds! Thank…