Pachyderm gets a new look

Pachyderm gets a new look

Oct 09, 2017

Remember Pachyderm - the old Unimog Danny and I discovered in Victoria Falls last May? Well – this week Danny got to working on the old military truck.

Bitter sweet kindling

Bitter sweet kindling

Oct 08, 2017

There are several rustic wire cages set up against the back wall of the loft. On this morning, one of the rabbits has dropped a litter on the wire. We had not prepared a nesting box for her!

Rabbit breeding.. another project in the works!

Rabbit breeding.. another project in the works!

Aug 01, 2017

While visiting Harare my brother and I jumped on the back of a pick up truck and went on a search for rabbits.

The time we spend together

The time we spend together

Jul 09, 2017

We know that planning a holiday can be overwhelming! When traveling to Zimbabwe, the more you know before you travel – the more you'll get out of your trip.

When we are not on Safari with you...

When we are not on Safari with you...

Jan 25, 2016

If you've been to Gwango, you know that we are all about earth friendly "outside-the-box" ideas - which is why we are excited to invite you to help us challenge the kids in our area to innovate!

Moments Enjoyed from a Tree Top Villa

Moments Enjoyed from a Tree Top Villa

Dec 13, 2015

With elephants nearby, we watch the sun fade in astonishment as a massive buffalo herd makes a surprise arrival. Later in the night, we are woken by the impatient roar of lions.. then the piercing how

Prosciutto and Red Wine Pairing

Prosciutto and Red Wine Pairing

Nov 08, 2015

For years, Danny has been telling me stories of his grandfather's proscuitto. Tonight, a surprise of proscuitto and red wine from our Spanish guests. This is one of the most delightful, delicious, and

More Great Reasons to Escape To Hwange

More Great Reasons to Escape To Hwange

Sep 20, 2015

We can never predict the moments in the wild - but, here are some more great reasons to book your next African safari with Gwango!

An Unexpected Responsibility

An Unexpected Responsibility

Sep 19, 2015

On this day my Danny spent the evening negotiating lobola for a young man who works for us here at Gwango.

One of Africa's finest new wildlife destinations

One of Africa's finest new wildlife destinations

Mar 29, 2015

It's really quite simple - Zimbabwe should be at the top of everyone's list of holiday destinations. This is a magnificent, vibrant country with impressive national parks and welcoming people. And, if

Mngane, a surprising new friend at Gwango

Mngane, a surprising new friend at Gwango

Jan 19, 2015

While we are enjoying many priceless moments on safari with friends from across the globe, our most memorable experience so far this year was a surprise visit at the lodge by an elephant who we have n

Celebrate our Grand Opening, visit Gwango

Celebrate our Grand Opening, visit Gwango

Oct 26, 2014

To celebrate our grand opening, visit Gwango, one of the most astonishing destinations in all of Africa, where you'll enjoy a wide array of accommodations - from our exclusive high-end lodge, to an ol

Why your next safari should be in Hwange

Why your next safari should be in Hwange

Aug 01, 2014

Zimbabwe is still the jewel of Africa! The country offers safari experiences second to none with a vast array of affordable and unique destinations. Here are some of the reasons why your next safari s

We're building Gwango Elephant Lodge

We're building Gwango Elephant Lodge

Jun 01, 2014

May has been a busy month for us at Gwango. Our team in the bush has grown to almost 30 builders, a plumber, a carpenter and several new lodge staff, mostly hired from communities surrounding Gwango.

Large crowds turn up for Gwango job interviews

Large crowds turn up for Gwango job interviews

Apr 28, 2014

Large crowds turned up at Dampa Secondary School to interview for jobs at Gwango. We expected to spend four hours interviewing candidates, but instead stayed until well into the evening hours until ev