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In South Africa's Kwa-Zulu Natal province, reopened its safari lodge after a massive rebuild. For families or groups, it has its own safari vehicle and dedicated ranger, tracker, chef, and butler. The bedrooms and open spaces are beautifully decorated, with flat-roofed walkways and shady areas opening out onto sun decks and a swimming pool. – Jeralyn, editorial director
Having stayed at a posh, old-world hotel the last time I was in Dublin, it’s refreshing to see a new boutique upstart making waves in the city: Get to know , located in the urban village of Ranelagh, which boasts a rooftop restaurant, cocktail bar, coffee shop, and its own movie theater. – Daniel, editor
Spotted by Locals, our fellow indie travelers and frequent LWL contributors, are crowdfunding a . The idea is to disperse dollars by producing city guides that promote travel in lesser-known destinations and cities in Eastern Europe. Guides are curated by local volunteers in each city. – Jeralyn
This has virtually nothing to do with travel, though, after reading this helpful explainer on , you may find yourself engaged in the great sandwich debate and start identifying "all dishes based on starch locations." Please, read on. – Jeralyn
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