29/03/11: Chapter 23 Vuyatela Part 2
Not only was our lodge design based on local architectural and decorative trends, but we also wanted to involve the surrounding communities in other ways, such as skills acquisition, employment, and endorsing a general pride and celebration of Shangaan culture.
10/03/11: Chapter 23 Vuyatela Part 1
At the start of 1999 we decided to get moving on building our dream lodge to accommodate the potential flood of millennium visitors at the year-end. We knew where we wanted the lodge to be and the necessary completion date, but otherwise not much more.