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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 Pretoria, Zimbabwe, Monuments, Photo Forum, Namibia, Port Elizabeth, Kruger National Park, To Infinity And Beyond, African History

The Voortrekker Monument is surrounded by 64 ox wagons, the same number in the laager at the battle of Blood River (16 December 1838). Pretoria, South Africa

KwaZulu Natal Battlefields Tours - Fugitives Drift Lodge: Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift Battlefields of the Anglo Zulu War of Absolutely fascinating. Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Cap Vert, Amazing Places On Earth, Kenya, Kwazulu Natal, Out Of Africa, African History

KwaZulu Natal Battlefield Tours | Isandlwana & Rorke's Drift | Anglo Zulu War

We offer in-depth battlefied tours of the Anglo Zulu war of 1879. Our guides will take you to Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift to see the battlefields.

This statue of Cecil John Rhodes is found in the Cape Town Company Gardens. The inscription reads "Your Hinterland Is There" refering to his vision for an expanded British Empire across Africa John Rhodes, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, My Land, Zimbabwe, African History, Palaces, Homeland, Ancestry

Statue of Cecil John Rhodes, Cape Town

This statue of Cecil John Rhodes is to be found in the Cape Town Company Gardens. The inscription reads "Your Hinterland Is There" refering to his vision for an expanded British Empire across Africa.

Statue of Queen Victoria in front of the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature Building, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. The city was long called "the last outpost of the British Empire" due to its colonial roots. Beaches In The World, Countries Of The World, Tomorrow Is Another Day, Kwazulu Natal, Colonial Architecture, Pretoria, Queen Victoria, East Coast, South Africa

Statue of Queen Victoria

Statue of Queen Victoria in front of the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature Building, Pietermaritzburg. The city was long called "the last outpost of the British Empire" due to its colonial roots.

Honoured Dead Memorial, Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa | by South African Tourism Beautiful Sites, Life Is Beautiful, Beautiful Places, African States, Namibia, Walking Routes, My Land, African History, South Africa

Honoured Dead Memorial, Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa

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Statue of Andries Pretorius, Leader of the Great Trek. This Day in History: Jul The town Graaf-Reinet is founded in South Africa Beaches In The World, Countries Of The World, Most Beautiful Beaches, African History, Live, Continents, Statues, Trek, South Africa

This Day in History: Jul 19, 1786: The town Graaf-Reinet is founded in South Africa

On 19 July 1786 Graaff-Reinet was established by the Dutch East Indian Company (DEIC). The town was named after the Governor Cornelis Jacob van de Graeff and his wife Cornelia Reynet. Graaff-Reinet is the fourth oldest town in South Africa. It is well known as the home of magnificent examples of Cape Dutch architecture and over 220 heritage sites. The town’s early history can be traced back to the 1770s, when autonomous farms were set up in the Graaff-Reinet area by Boers trekking from the…

Second Boer War Horse Memorial, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa Africa Rocks, War Memorials, Cemetery Monuments, Visit South Africa, African States, Equestrian Statue, Port Elizabeth, African History, Countries Of The World

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The King's blockhouse, Devil's Peak, Old Maps, Antique Maps, Vintage Maps, War Photography, Landscape Photography, Star Fort, South African Art, Paris Map, City Maps

The King's blockhouse, Devil's Peak, 1979.

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Monument to Piet Retief at Voortrekker Monument, South Africa Most Beautiful Beaches, Beautiful Places, Namibia, Cool Photos, Interesting Photos, Pretoria, Beaches In The World, African History, Day Trip

Pretoria Sightseeing Day Trip from Johannesburg

Monument to Piet Retief at Voortrekker Monument, South Africa

The statue of Jan van Riebeeck Old Pictures, Old Photos, South African Air Force, South Afrika, African States, Cape Town South Africa, Haunted History, Old Postcards, Historical Pictures

A postcard tour of old Cape Town

A bunch of 22 old postcards of various scenes in Cape Town gives a fascinating insight into what Cape Town looked like about 100 years ago.

The statue of Jan van Riebeeck Old Pictures, Old Photos, South African Air Force, South Afrika, African States, Cape Town South Africa, Haunted History, Old Postcards, Historical Pictures

A postcard tour of old Cape Town

A bunch of 22 old postcards of various scenes in Cape Town gives a fascinating insight into what Cape Town looked like about 100 years ago.

My Maternal Grandfather - Andries Pretorius - Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa) Pretoria, Brick Design, My Land, My Heritage, African History, South Africa, Places To Go, Statue, Homeland

Andries Pretorius - Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa)