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Muizenburg huts, Cape Town, S. Africa-I think I have a picture with the red one. Beautiful Places In The World, Most Beautiful Cities, Beautiful Sky, Fauna, Historical Sites, Cape Town, Places To See, South Africa, Scenery

Muizenburg huts redux

As I've said before, this is pretty much the first thing you see when you stop your car at Muizenburg beach. It's impossible to walk past without taking a picture. This is a retake of the picture I took last year on my Nokia N73, which was a picture I liked a whole lot too. The wider lens here gave me a bigger sky, which is different, but which I like a whole lot also. This was with a Nikon D200 and 18-55mm lens with a polariser on. I do like what that polariser does; I suspect I might get…

Colourful homes in Bo Kaap, Cape Town, South Africa. We'll be visiting the Bokap on my arts and Culture tour to South Africa. Cape Town Tourism, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Travel Destinations, Colourful Buildings, Colorful Houses, Green Houses, Cape Town South Africa, Top Place

Bo-Kaap

The "Bo-Kaap" (or "Cape Malay Quarter" as it was also known) is culturally and historically one of the most interesting parts of Cape Town. Many of the inhabitants are decendants of people from Indonesia (Batavia), Sri Lanka (Ceylon), India and Malaysia amongst others, who, were captured in the 17th and 18th century and enslaved by the Dutch East India Company (VOC). (An estimated 63000 slaves were imported between the mid 17th century and 19th century which included people from Zanzibar…

Clifton Check the ice cream man in his white jacket in the centre of the photo! I never hung out on Fourth. First, when we were little, then Third. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Clifton Beach, Cape Town South Africa, African History, Live, Dolores Park, Surfing, Men's Jacket

4th beach Clifton c1960.

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URBAN RENEWAL Despite alarming income inequality, South Africans are enthusiastic about the good life. The Victorian buildings of Cape Town’s Long Street are full of restaurants, bookstores, and arsty boutiques. Pretoria, South Afrika, Victorian Buildings, Victorian Houses, Namibia, Le Cap, Destinations, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa

Photos: South Africa's Urban Landscape

The Victorian buildings of Cape Town’s Long Street

South Africans relax on a sunny, cabana-lined beach in Cape Town, South Africa, August National Geographic Beach Images, Beach Photos, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage 70s, Wanderlust Travel, Jukebox, Safari, Summer Photos

That family vacation where everyone was annoying and now suddenly you miss them.

You're already nostalgic. Sigh.

Every year on the day of January the streets of Cape town become alive with colour and music, when the various "troops" of Coons march to the centre of town.This shot was taken during the early sixties in District Six. Inner World, Cape Town, Live, Touring, South Africa, Past, Places To Visit, Street View, Backyard

"Tweede Nuwejaar" in District Six.

Every year on the 2nd day of January the streets of Cape town become alive with colour and music, when the various "troops" of Coons march to the centre of town.This shot was taken during the early sixties in District Six.