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
Pertoria's wonder tree is more than 1000 years old and is rich in history.
From Klerksdorp to Pretoria (South Africa) - an opportunity to review the birth and development of mankind.
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.
The magic of jacaranda blossoms in Pretoria. the beauty of a beautiful but threatened "invasive alien" tree brings spectacular colour to the city in October
Planning a visit to South Africa? Check out this Hub for tips and places recommended by a local.
A photo tour
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.
The best known of South Africa's national parks is the Kruger, which occupies an area of some 8,000 square miles (20,700 sq km) bordering Mozambique. The park has a subtropical climate.