The National dish of South Africa! Potjie!!!  Read the recipe and it sounds great.... and the blog it is from has other good So African recipes

Spicy Seafood Potjie - in a sensational sauce, potjie recipe, The National dish of South Africa!

Pilgrim's Rest, an old gold mining and prospecting town - South Africa by South African Tourism, via Flickr

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The Voortrekker Monument - actually a beautiful building in a beautiful location looking out over Pretoria. One can see all the way to Johannesburg, in fact. An architectural masterpiece. As an English-speaker it was never really our thing, until I saw it for real. Then I was much impressed.

The Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, South Africa: Little House on the Prairie meets colonial violence meets monumental fascist-esque architecture. Very special to the Afrikaner people

Dargle Valley, KwaZulu Natal

Dargle Valley, KwaZulu Natal the many farms n broken gates you pass while in KZN I love the space

Union Buildings Pretoria

The Union Buildings form the official seat of the South African government and also house the offices of the president of South Africa

Amanzimtoti - KZN, South Africa (family holidays here and Alex and I have been on a few romantic holidays here)

where my grandparents vacationed when my mom and uncle were children and teens.