Babanango is located about 58 km north-west of Melmoth in the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Initially the town was part of... read more
Our family history in South Africa starts back at the beginning of the last century when my grandfather arrived at the... read more
Bakone Malapa Northern Sotho Open-Air Museum. © This museum depicts the traditional and modern... read more
The Bantu Dramatic Society was founded in Johannesburg by Herbet Dhlomo in 1933 and was devoted to promoting black... read more
Historical Background Barberton, the Daisy town, was named after Henry Barber in 1884, 24 July by the Gold... read more
Situated in North-Eastern South Africa, the site comprises 40% of the Barberton Greenstone Belt, one of the world’s... read more
This imposing Victorian dwelling was erected in 1888 by EF Bourke, who later became the first mayor of Pretoria. It is... read more
The Lapa Munnik Pass or Bastervoetslaan is next to Kenmore and is located in the Joe Kenmore district Municipality,... read more
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, is one of the smallest but most interesting municipalities in South Africa. Founded in 1820,... read more


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