Kalahari Blooms

Kalahari Blooms

It often amazes me just how soft and delicate the Kalahari becomes once the flowers bloom. You wouldn’t believe that such an arid landscape could allow for this; sudden bursts of bright colour with the most delicate petals. Fine and fragile under the scorching midday...
When The Rains Come

When The Rains Come

Written by Paula Richter. There is nothing quite like the month of October in the Kalahari. It is blisteringly hot, and this change in temperature is rapid. The older people in the area will often say you can’t write off winter until the middle of September –we...
From Ghanzi to Bathurst – A Journey To The Sea

From Ghanzi to Bathurst – A Journey To The Sea

Written by Paula Richter – Lodge Manager. Qhaikhao Quma. Qhaikhao is over 60 years old. He has been part of the Grassland Bushman Lodge family for the past 20 years, but a part of the De Graaff family his entire life. Both his father and his grandfather worked...