Africa’s Hidden Gem
Lesotho, ‘The Mountain Kingdom,’ is a hidden gem abundant with warm and friendly people, wild landscapes, vertical cliffs and meandering rivers. Fortuitously, some of these remote areas are accessible to exploration by the use of established shepherds’ trails crisscrossing the landscape.
This unique trekking experience leaves visitors with an understanding of a culture untainted by modern norms and a deep appreciation for a simpler way of life.
About Semonkong Lodge
From the establishment of Semonkong Lodge in the 90’s, it has worked in close partnership with local communities to improve tourism and economic development in the area. Hiring of guides, horses, donkeys and the purchase of local produce are just a few of the many collaborations with Semonkong.
‘We are excited to be able to share our love for Lesotho and Semonkong Lodge through visual storytelling. I have been involved in tourism in Lesotho for many years now, and this adventure was certainly one of the best.” Nicola Gerrard, Managing Director – Love Africa Marketing.
Japan World Tourism Film Festival Nominee
‘There is Power in our Mountains’ has been selected as a finalist for the Japan World Tourism Film Festival in their international competition out of 1286 films submitted.
Learn more HERE.
Photos by Casey Pratt / Love Africa Marketing.
Love Africa production team: Sven Musica, Casey Pratt, Nicola Gerrard.