The homestead-Old Nectar, Jonkershoek Valley, South Africa. Cape Dutch architecture at its best.

The homestead-Old Nectar, Jonkershoek Valley (Stellenbosch area) Cape Dutch-style South Africa

Capetown, South Africa. I can see the colonial influence of the Boors (German-Dutch?) in the architecture here.

Photos: South Africa's Urban Landscape

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.

Mandela Bridge in Johannesburg CBD, South Africa...

Nelson Mandela Bridge ~ Johannesburg, South Africa ~ Dissing+Weitling ~ Road and pedestrian bridge crossing 42 railway lines linking Braamfontein with Newtown and the city centre.

#Chapmans peak drive 1949, Cape Town

Chapmans Drive, Cape Town (I've been on this road and there is NO guard rail and HUGE drop off cliff so kind of a scary ride, at least in some places

Stone House - Sir Herbert Baker - Johannesburg, South Africa - Google Search

Northwards in Parktown, Johannesburg, has a stone facade and impressive arches.

Johannesburg, South Africa

Jozi Home for 12 years – my home somewhere in the middle distance there. Photo by Paul Pretorius Full Post Source: – cathyoclery Related

Bathing Pool and Pavilion, Sea Point, Cape Town 1930 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Capetonians cool off in the inviting waters at the pool in Sea Point while onlookers enjoy the shade of the Pavilion in this early photo. Note the low-rise skyline of the buildings in the background.

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