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.
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.
Rare sightings of the Burchell's Coucal are always exciting and we have been privileged to see some in the past few days.
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.
Explanations of the 8 National Symbols of South Africa, soon to be the host of the 2010 Fifa Soccer World Cup.
Republic of South Africa is the largest and most powerful of several states situated in the southernmost part of Africa. South Africa is a country of great diversity and beauty with a wide variety of landscapes
I live in a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa, just outside Durbanville, called Kenridge. I'm going to take you on a tour of this beautiful place.
South Africa offers a great deal for visitors, not just sunny skies and beautiful beaches, but a rich multi-cultural experience and traditionally warm welcomes. Here are some quintessential South African things to look...
Strand Street in Cape Town runs from the Castle of Good Hope on the Grand Parade to the foot of Signal Hill. On the way it passes many historical and interesting places, including what used to be called Boeren Plein...
Indians arrived in South Africa as indentured labourers in 1860. This Hub celebrates 150 years of their contribution to South African culture.
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