Indians arrived in South Africa as indentured labourers in 1860. This Hub celebrates 150 years of their contribution to South African culture.
Rare sightings of the Burchell's Coucal are always exciting and we have been privileged to see some in the past few days.
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...
A photo tour
Pertoria's wonder tree is more than 1000 years old and is rich in history.
A photo tour of the Cape Peninsula, Cape Town, South Africa
The variety and beauty of this country is the result of a combination of location, climate and geological history. The scenery is a wonder to be enjoyed again and again.
Sammy Marks left the impoverished Lithuanian shtetl where he was born and came to South Africa via Sheffied England. He made a fortune and left an amazing legacy. This is a part of the story of his house and legacy.
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.
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.