Detail from a large panel of San/Bushman paintings in Mashonaland, Zimbabwe depicting antelope, warthog, elephant, snake and human figures (David Coulson/www.africanrockart.org)

Africa's ancient rock art: Can it be saved from destruction?

Detail from a large panel of San/Bushman paintings in Mashonaland, Zimbabwe depicting antelope, warthog, elephant, snake and human figures

Vegetation and mountains, Richtersveld Transfrontier Park, Northern Cape, South Africa | by South African Tourism

Vegetation and mountains, Richtersveld Transfrontier Park, Northern Cape, South Africa by South African Tourism

The desert rose has attractive flowers that can be shades of pink, red, white, or a combination thereof. Supposedly they can flower anytime of the year, although spring and fall are more typical. They prefer sunny—even hot—spots and can take a lot of water when actively growing. In the winter, they need to be kept on the dry side, especially when they drop their leaves. This holds true for all fats plants described in this post.

The Amazing Socotra Island. Socotra Island is one of the Most Amazing Places on Earth. It is the biggest Island in Arabian sea and Indian Ocean. It is governed by Yemen and you can reach it from Yemen easily.

Sculptures Set Ablaze in AfrikaBurn Festival #sculpture #africanart

It's not actually a burning man photo but a AfrikaBurn 2013 photo. Hands of 'Reflection' - photo by Daniel Popper; This 30 feet tall sculpture was made by Daniel Popper and Chris Shelvey in South Africa in (Wood?

Stunning Richtersveld mountain scenery which is cleaved by the passage of the Orange River.

Stunning Richtersveld mountain scenery which is cleaved by the passage of the Orange River.

Calvinia, waar die hemel groot is

and on our trip to see the flowers in Namaqualand one September and October, we will stop at Calvinia and see the people!

The /Ai /Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park is home to the Nama people, rare desert mammals and reptiles, as well as thousands of rare plants that flourish in this unique landscape. It forms part of the Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape, South Africa - The mountainous desert sustains the semi-nomadic livelihood of the Namaqua, which includes seasonal migrations that have gone unchanged for two millennia.

RICHTERSVELD DAWN, Richtersveld National Park, Northern Cape, South Africa. The flaming Namibian sun rises beyond the Orange River to cast first light on Kokerboom kloof in the Richtersveld.

landscape photograph of a stunted tree atop a granite koppie in quiver tree valley in the richtersveld national park

Afrika Burn, Tankwa Karoo, South Africa

Afrika Burn, Tankwa Karoo, South Africa

Peter Corbett, Tankwa Karoo

north of Cape Town on the lies the entrance to the Tankwa Karoo national park.

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