Afrikaans Language Monument [HDR]
The Afrikaans Language Monument (Afrikaanse Taalmonument) commemorates the semicentenary of Afrikaans being declared an official language of South Africa separate from Dutch.
Best Places to Travel in 2014
On Nicaragua’s Little Corn Island, the fresh lobster is cheap; the hammocks plentiful; and the pace slow. Factor in a new hotel and spa with 16 oceanfront cabanas, and vacationing here is more blissful than ever. Related: Best Places to Travel in 2015It’s just one of the places that will appeal to travelers seeking what’s new and notable in 2014. They remind us that there are still discoveries to be made, even in seemingly familiar destinations—and that with travel, too, timing is…
Groot Constantia is the former estate of one of the govenors of the Cape of Good Hope, who introduced wine to the Cape region. Constantia wines have been enjoyed by some very famous people including Napoleon, who insisted on them during his exile at St. Helena