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The picturesque street in Tulbagh, Western Cape, is home to 32 historical buildings - the highest concentration in the country. Many of the buildings were severely damaged in an earthquake in but have been restored in an extensive restoration project. Beautiful Sites, The Beautiful Country, Beautiful Places, Cape Dutch, African House, Dutch House, Dutch Colonial, Colonial Architecture, Out Of Africa

Church Street, Tulbagh

The picturesque street in Tulbagh is home to 32 historical buildings - the highest concentration in the country. Many of the buildings were severely damaged in an earthquake in 1969, but have been restored in an extensive restoration project. The whole of the restored street has been declared a national monument. View Today

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Holiday in Tulbagh

Tulbagh is a charming, historic small town about an hour and a half from Cape Town. Nestled in an amphitheatre created by the Winterhoek, Witzenberg and Obiqua mountains, the area offers outstanding natural beauty and is known for its country living and hospitality.

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Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables

. I went to Tulbagh in late August. Here are some photos of buildings I saw there with notes about them & a few other things. The VOC authorities did not want the Cape to develop into anything more than a small station to replenish the food & water supplies of their trading ships. Their requirement for meat resulted in expansion of the settlement; the local cattle & sheep herders (khoisan) were reluctant to trade breeding stock. In 1658 a party was sent out from the fort to try and barter…

Earthquake in Tulbagh, outside of CT, 29 Cape Town South Africa, People Running, Monday Night, African History, Africa Travel, Movie Theater, Picture Show, Soundtrack, Old Photos

Earthquake 29 Sept.1969.

I was in the Colosseum movie theatre on that fateful Monday night. About half-way through the movie a strange rumbling noise overpowered the soundtrack, the seats started shaking and a fine dust began sifting from the roof. People ran for the exits and I swear this is the fastest I ran down a flight of stairs into the foyer and into the street.. The centre of the 6.3 magnitude quake was in the Tulbagh/Ceres area, (95 kilometers away) where these photos were taken. Considerable damage was…

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Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables

. I went to Tulbagh in late August. Here are some photos of buildings I saw there with notes about them & a few other things. The VO...

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Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables

. I went to Tulbagh in late August. Here are some photos of buildings I saw there with notes about them & a few other things. The VOC authorities did not want the Cape to develop into anything more than a small station to replenish the food & water supplies of their trading ships. Their requirement for meat resulted in expansion of the settlement; the local cattle & sheep herders (khoisan) were reluctant to trade breeding stock. In 1658 a party was sent out from the fort to try and barter…

Tulbagh's Church Street must be the most beautiful street in South Africa. Devastated by an earthquake in it was painstakingly restored and the 32 buildings comprise the largest concentratio. Beautiful Streets, Most Beautiful, Places Ive Been, Places To Visit, Cape Dutch, Caribbean Homes, Africa Destinations, Garden Walls, Cape Town South Africa

The Most Beautiful Street in South Africa

Tulbagh’s Church Street must be the most beautiful street in South Africa. Devastated by an earthquake in 1969, it was painstakingly restored and the 32 buildings comprise the largest concen…

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Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables

. I went to Tulbagh in late August. Here are some photos of buildings I saw there with notes about them & a few other things. The VO...

Tulbagh Country Guest House - Cape Dutch Quar - Tulbagh Country Guest House is our jewel in The Cape Dutch Quarters's crown. Established in the guest house can accommodate up to 12 people in five en-suite bedrooms and suites. The guest house . Cape Dutch, Dutch House, Dutch Colonial, Colonial Architecture, Courtyard House, Weekend Getaways, Country Style, South Africa, Holland

Tulbagh Country Guest House - Cape Dutch Quarters - Tulbagh Accommodation - WeekendGetaways

Tulbagh Country Guest House - Cape Dutch Quarters in Tulbagh. Tulbagh Country Guest House is our jewel in The Cape Dutch Quarters's crown. Established in 1999, the guest house can accommodate up to 12 people in five en-suite bedrooms and suites. The guest house manor is a classic H-shaped house offering the epitome

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Montpellier De Tulbagh

Montpellier provides a romantic setting for a country getaway, with a charming hillside chapel, a picturesque wedding venue and an old Cape-style

Rijk's Country House - Rijk’s Country House is set on the renowned Rijk’s Wine Farm in the beautiful Tulbagh Valley. It is an hour and a half away from Cape Town and is close to the Tulbagh Local and the Ceres Mountain Fynbos . Cape Dutch, Where The Heart Is, Cape Town, Weekend Getaways, Holland, Beautiful Places, Mountain, River, Country

Rijk's Country House - Tulbagh Accommodation - WeekendGetaways

Rijk's Country House in Tulbagh. Rijk’s Country House is set on the renowned Rijk’s Wine Farm in the beautiful Tulbagh Valley. It is an hour and a half away from Cape Town and is close to the Tulbagh Local and the Ceres Mountain Fynbos Nature reserves.This beautiful

Manley Wine Lodge - Manley Wine Lodge is situated in a tranquil country setting in Tulbagh, South Africa. Manley Wine Lodge is a little piece of heaven. Surrounded by majestic mountains, sweeping vineyards and orchards, this . Dutch Kitchen, House Plans South Africa, Facade House, House Facades, Cape Dutch, Dutch House, Self Catering Cottages, Cape Town, Weekend Getaways

Manley Wine Lodge - Tulbagh Accommodation - WeekendGetaways

Manley Wine Lodge in Tulbagh. Manley Wine Estate is a boutique wine lodge and private cellar with luxury bed and breakfast accommodation, self-catering cottages, and a wedding chapel and beautiful function venue with a unique character.Manley is situated in the beautiful

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Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables

. I went to Tulbagh in late August. Here are some photos of buildings I saw there with notes about them & a few other things. The VOC authorities did not want the Cape to develop into anything more than a small station to replenish the food & water supplies of their trading ships. Their requirement for meat resulted in expansion of the settlement; the local cattle & sheep herders (khoisan) were reluctant to trade breeding stock. In 1658 a party was sent out from the fort to try and barter…