Things to do in Cape Town, the Helderberg, and the Cape Winelands

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Things to See in South Africa: The Honoured Dead Memorial in Kimberley

The Honoured Dead Memorial stands at the meeting point of five roads, commemorating those who died defending the city of Kimberley against the Boers during the Siege of Kimberley in the Anglo-Boer War. This sobering war memorial, inspired by the Nereid Monument… Continue Reading →

Things to See in South Africa: Old English Fort and the Cogmanskloof Tunnel to Montagu

The Cogmanskloof Pass connects the towns of Ashton and Montagu. Its entire 6.5 km stretch through a majestic landscape of towering rock formations. Renamed after Cape Colony secretary, John Montagu, the town’s original name of Cogmanskloof is where this pass… Continue Reading →

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