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Cape Town, the southern capital of Nordic Walking - Modern Nordic Walking* there with Southpole Nordic Walking South Africa - SA's only Nordic Walking organisation, since 2005 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, The Beautiful Country, Most Beautiful Cities, African History, The Great Outdoors

1917 "Our Day" Cartwrights building and tram in Adderley Street, Cape Town

From the Coulter family photo album, courtesy Hans Niehaus. Fred and Agnes Stephens owned The Homestead at Oranjezicht from 1907-1947. Their three sons were killed in the First World War. These photographs of a fund raising event in Cape Town, October 18-21, 1917, were taken by Charles Coulter who was married to the Stephens's fourth child, Alice. His photo album was found among his papers when Coulter's law firm was being wound up and rescued by Hans Niehaus - to whom thanks for allowing me…

Photo Mug-Cape Town Pier-Photo Mug made in Australia Fine Art Prints, Framed Prints, Cape Town South Africa, Table Mountain, Historical Pictures, African History, Heritage Image, Photographic Prints, Poster Size Prints

The Pier in Table Bay, Cape Town

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The New Harbour Cafe, Cape Town | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Harbor Cafe, South Afrika, Native American Wisdom, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures, African History, Street Photo, Cape Town, Old Photos

The New Harbour Cafe, Cape Town

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De Waal Drive, c1964. | by Etiennedup Old Pictures, Old Photos, Cities In Africa, Desert Life, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures

De Waal Drive, c1964.

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Old Railway station. Yet another image of one of Cape Town's famous landmarks of yesteryear. This view is towards the enterance from Adderley street. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, South African Railways, Cities In Africa, South African Air Force, Cape Town South Africa, Famous Landmarks, Most Beautiful Cities

Old Railway station.

Yet another image of one of Cape Town's famous landmarks of yesteryear. This view is towards the enterance from Adderley street.

The bus to Froggy Pond.memories of an alternative history. (original post - Simonstown 1969 Miss Moss · Bygone Cape Town) Dublin, South Afrika, Le Cap, Bus Stop, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures, African History, Old Pictures, Cape Town

Bygone Cape Town · Miss Moss

i have long been an avid follower of Etienne du Plessis' flickr stream, where he shares many vintage photographs including old shots of Cape Town. please click on the images to be taken to the…

vintage everyday: The Spirit of District Six: 32 Interesting Black and White Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Cape Town, South Africa in 1970 Black And White People, Black And White City, Cape Town South Africa, City Photography, People Photography, Beaches In The World, African History, African Art, Most Beautiful Cities

The Spirit of District Six: 32 Interesting Black and White Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Cape Town, South Africa in 1970

Now in his 70s, the South African photographer Cloete Breytenbach began working as a journalist on an Afrikaans-language newspaper in Cape Town in 1951 and went on to an international career. But Cape Town remained his home base, and “District Six,” his moving series of photographs at White Box, is set there. District Six was the name of an area that was Dutch colonial farmland in the 18th century and by the 20th had become a lively part of Cape Town. Its population was racially and…

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The Cape Doctor

If you live in Cape Town, you know the "Cape Doctor."This south-easterly wind is a regular visitor during the summer months, and is also responsible for the famous "cloth" over Table Mountain. At times when it really blows it is referred to as the "Black South-easter", and can reach gusts of up to 140 Km/h as demonstrated here on the foreshore.(Photo The Argus)

The Alfred Basin, Table Bay Harbour, Cape Town. The Alfred Basin, photographed… Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Good Old Times, City Maps, Most Beautiful Cities, Tall Ships, African History, Cape Town

The Alfred Basin, Table Bay Harbour, Cape Town

The Alfred Basin, photographed in 1900, is seen here bursting at the seams with the sailing ships that plied their trade to and from the Cape. Through the rigging, a number of other ships can be seen at anchor in Table Bay