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Our Stories

We invite you to find inspiration and learn more about Tswalu through our stories, or blog posts, written by members of our community as well as guest contributors. Browse by category to read about our luxury camps, guest experiences, scientific research projects, sustainability journey, culinary heritage, conservation successes and much, much more.


Did you know that Tswalu is one of Africa’s largest intact arid savannahs? Here are 10 facts about Tswalu, a wonderfully remote yet easily accessible safari destination.

Bruce Backhouse, Artist in Residence

Landscape artist Bruce Backhouse described his experience of being an artist in residence at Tswalu Kalahari as a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ opportunity. It was a chance to paint for days on end without interruption. ‘For an artist, the most amazing gift is...

The Devastating effects of Covid-19 on Wildlife Conservation

In Africa, the wildlife conservation industry has dealt with many a challenge, from political, economic, social impacts of urbanization and even disease outbreaks. However, most of these challenges have been contained to parts of the continent. Whereas with the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), we have experienced unprecedented challenges the world over.