Dromedaris                1952. by Etiennedup, via Flickr

a Replica of Jan van Riebeeck's ship in Table Bay during the Van Riebeeck festival in

Cape Town, 1877

Cape Town 1877 and even then it was only an hour from Franschhoek home of La Clé des Montagnes - 4 luxurious villas on a working wine farm

Every Zimbabwean kid had silk worms in a shoe box under their bed growing up!

Silkworms from a Mulberry Tree. We had white and black mulberry trees so their silk was different colours.

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

Cape Town's first traffic light.    The city's first three traffic lights were installed in January 1932.This one is in Darling street near the Castle.  They were promptly named Robots. a uniquely South African term which has remained through the years.

Cape Town's first traffic light. The city's first three traffic lights were installed in January one is in Darling street near the Castle. They were promptly named Robots. a uniquely South African term which has remained through the years.

Cape Town, Still on the Water's Edge  : The War Memorial, Adderley Street 1945 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Lower Adderley Street the first road to the left is Riebeeck Street and the circle is where the fountain stands today. Warships can be seen in the dock in the first year after the war ended.

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