After the abortive Jameson Raid in January 1896 the Transvaal government realised the need to protect Pretoria militarily and so built four forts in defensive positions.
An article about the Khoikhoi people of Southern Africa who inhabited this area many years ago; only a few of them are left in parts of this area.
Rare sightings of the Burchell's Coucal are always exciting and we have been privileged to see some in the past few days.
Indians arrived in South Africa as indentured labourers in 1860. This Hub celebrates 150 years of their contribution to South African culture.
A tour of South Africa illustrated by cigarette cards. These cards are very pretty with coloured drawings by South African artist Charles Ernest Peers
Cape Town and the Cape of Good Hope is an amazing place to visit, With Table Mountain as a backdrop, the Atlantic Ocean at its feet and the Indian Ocean close by, it must be one of the greatest places on Earth.
South Africa is one of the most diverse countries in the world. The contrast between black and white, rich and poor, good and bad, is quite open...
South Africa is my home, my birthplace, and in spite of many problems and issues that still exist in the country I would not change it for anything.
The historical city of Bloemfontein, due in part to its position in the heart of the country, played a pivotal role in the development of South Africa.
A photo tour