OLD CAPE TOWN

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Clifton at Blue Hour

View of the four Clifton Beaches in Cape Town, South Africa, taken on a perfect winter's evening, just after sunset.

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Hot Fresh Short Native Gown Styles That Are Winning - MOMO AFRICA

When it comes to changing your wardrobe, there is something that you can do. You should not get attires that you will get tired of within a few days. Have you realized that the short native gowns are making their ways into many ladies wardrobes? These beautiful gowns have come to make us look beautiful […]

Entrance of the Mount Nelson Hotel Cape Town 1899 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Hotel Secrets, Book A Hotel Room, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures, African History, Cape Town

The Mount Nelson Hotel in 1899

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View from the Grain elevator 1960 and 1981 - Cape Town photos / South Africa Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Weekends Away, African History, Countries Of The World, Live, Landscape Photography

View from the Grain elevator 1960 and 1981

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The village of Cape Town 1897 This falls outside the normal time frame of this set, but this rustic scene of the city bowl portrays life in the slow lane of a hundred years ago. Cape Town South Africa, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, The Old Days, African History, Africa Travel, Live, Old Houses, Paris Skyline

The village of Cape Town 1897

This falls outside the normal time frame of this set, but this rustic scene of the city bowl portrays life in the slow lane of a hundred years ago.

Saturday morning sales on the Grand Parade in 1894 Cities In Africa, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Beach Tops, Most Beautiful Cities, Historical Pictures, African History, Saturday Morning, Cape Town

Saturday morning sales on the Grand Parade in 1894

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Rosebank, Cape Town 1895 | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Olympic Peninsula, Most Beautiful Cities, Whale Watching, Historical Pictures, African History

Rosebank, Cape Town

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Saasveld House in Kloof Street. Stands in Franschhoek today. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cities In Africa, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Places To Visit, Tours, City

Saasveld House in Kloof Street

"Standing beside the Huguenot Monument in Franschhoek is the Huguenot Memorial Museum . The building is actually a reconstruction of Saasveld, the old Cape Town home of Baron Willem Ferdinand van Reede van Oudtshoorn. Saasveld was designed by Louis Michel Thibault, the most important architect in the history of the Cape of Good Hope." www.andrewcusack.com/2009/06/22/huguenot-franschhoek/

Scar on the mountain. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Cape Town South Africa, Table Mountain, City Photo, History, Outdoor, Image

Scar on the mountain. circa 1930.

The following comment by Trackless Tram on another photo prompted the inclusion of this image. " See the cable station and the scarring down the face of the mountain. I seem to recall my mother telling me that when she was at school in the late 20s while the cableway was being built they used to drop the spoil over the side of the mountain."

De Post Huys, a signal blockhouse built as an observation post controlling False Bay and which was completed in a year before the Castle in Cape Town was occupied. Cape Dutch, Cape Town, Vintage Photos, South Africa, Coastal, Old Things, History, Afrikaans, Outdoor

A Short History of one of the oldest houses in South Africa

Het Posthuys (also known as De Post Huys) in Muizenberg is considered by many to be one of the oldest structures built by European settlers in South Africa. For many years the secret of its age and significance remained hidden until the keen eye of an estate agent and the skills of an historian uncovered the remarkable details in the late 1970s. The article below was written