Duwisib Castle, Namibia If sand and stone could speak of romance and adventure, what tales the walls of Namibia's Duwisib Castle could tell. 70km from Maltahohe in southern Namibia.

Duwisib Castle, Namibia Duwisib Castle, Namibia If sand and stone could speak of romance and adventure, what tales the walls of Namibia's Duwisib Castle could tell. from Maltahohe in southern Namibia.

Our Mission  The Castle of Good Hope is a service orientated public entity, striving to optimize its tourism potential and accessibility to the public and to preserve and protect its cultural and military heritage.

The Castle of Good Hope. Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa.

Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa.  From 1678 it was the centre of civilian, administrative and military life at the Cape, until the settlement grew and some functions and activities moved away from the Castle

The Castle of Good Hope. Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa.

Today the Castle is the seat of the military in the Cape, and houses the Castle Military Museum and Iziko Museums of Cape Town (William Fehr Collection).

The Castle of Good Hope. Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa.

A picturesque six-storey castle in Karbonkelberg, on the outskirts of Hout Bay has been sold to a Russian businessman for R23m.   The castle has 13 en-suite bedrooms, a library and a bar is situated high up against the mountain, overlooking Hout Bay beach.   It is only accessible by private road and helicopter and is situated on 8 500m² of land, which boasts a natural waterfall and swimming pool.

The castle was originally built by South African businessman Reynier Fritz in The building was meant to replicate the Schloss Lichtenstein castle in southern Germany. The sale includes all the building's furniture.

The castle was originally built by South African businessman Reynier Fritz in 1986. The building was meant to replicate the Schloss Lichtenstein castle in southern Germany.   The sale includes all the building's furniture.

The castle was originally built by South African businessman Reynier Fritz in The building was meant to replicate the Schloss Lichtenstein castle in southern Germany. The sale includes all the building's furniture.

Yohannes Castle (Courtesy of boundlessethiopia.com) 3. Yohannes Castle, Ethiopia Located in Gondar, which once served as the capital of the Ethiopian Empire, Yohannes Castle was built in the 17th century for Emperor Yohannes I. It is said to be as great as the palace of King Solomon.

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Yohannes Castle (Courtesy of boundlessethiopia.com) 3. Yohannes Castle, Ethiopia Located in Gondar, which once served as the capital of the Ethiopian Empire, Yohannes Castle was built in the 17th century for Emperor Yohannes I. It is said to be as great as the palace of King Solomon.

Fort São Sebastião (wikipedia) 13. Fort of São Sebastião, Mozambique Said to be the oldest complete fort still standing in sub-Saharan Africa, this structure is still a massive presence on the northern end of the island of Mozambique. Begun by the Portuguese in 1558, the massive stone structure still stands as a reminder of its long years of colonization in Mozambique..

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Fort São Sebastião (wikipedia) 13. Fort of São Sebastião, Mozambique Said to be the oldest complete fort still standing in sub-Saharan Africa, this structure is still a massive presence on the northern end of the island of Mozambique. Begun by the Portuguese in 1558, the massive stone structure still stands as a reminder of its long years of colonization in Mozambique..

Fort São Sebastião (wikipedia) 13. Fort of São Sebastião, Mozambique Said to be the oldest complete fort still standing in sub-Saharan Africa, this structure is still a massive presence on the northern end of the island of Mozambique. Begun by the Portuguese in 1558, the massive stone structure still stands as a reminder of its long years of colonization in Mozambique..

15 Amazing Castles in Africa You Should Know About

Fort São Sebastião (wikipedia) 13. Fort of São Sebastião, Mozambique Said to be the oldest complete fort still standing in sub-Saharan Africa, this structure is still a massive presence on the northern end of the island of Mozambique. Begun by the Portuguese in 1558, the massive stone structure still stands as a reminder of its long years of colonization in Mozambique..

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