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.
Die Trekkers wat oorgebly het na die moorde van 17 Februarie, het hulle voorgeneem om Dingaan te straf vir sy onmenslike dade. Die eerste strafekspedisie by Italeni het wel misluk, maar die Voortrekkers was beslis om nie te rus voordat Dingaan se mag gebreek is nie. Dit het gelei die Slag van Bloedrivier op 16 Desember.
The word "Blyde" means 'happy' or 'glad' in Dutch. It was named by Hendrik Potgieter in 1844 on behalf of the Voortrekkers. They were moving up North and East to find new grazing and farming land. The British had taken over the Cape, therefore, the Voortrekker crossing of the Orange River to live beyond the borders of the British Rule.
History of Matabeleland
King Mzilikazi, as portrayed by Captain William Cornwallis Harris, circa 1836 Mzilikazi Khumalo -1st King of Matabeleland Reign ca. 1823 - 1868 Coronation ca. 1820 Born ca. 1790 Birthplace Mkuze Died 9 September 1868 Place of death Matabeleland, buried in a cave at Entumbane, Mato.
Interesting places to visit in South Africa - Gordon's Bay.... Gordon's Bay is a harbour town in the Western Cape province of South Africa, close to Strand. It is situated on the northeastern corner of False Bay about 50 km from Cape Town to the south of the N2 (South Africa) national road and is named after Robert Jacob Gordon, the Dutch explorer of Scottish descent... #beach #southafrica #photosafari #tourism #extremefrontiers #bush #adventure #holiday #vacation #safari #tourist #travel
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