CAPE SOUTH AFRICA: FRANSCHOEK MOTOR MUSEUM (an amazing collection of cars well worth a visit)

Tweet Franschhoek Motor Museum Logo Franschhoek Motor Museum Located just outside of the pretty city of Franschhoek on the L’Ormarins Wine Estate is the very impressive Franschhoek Motor Museum. This is an amazing collection of cars in incredible condition, and displayed in a beautiful setting.Overall there are over 200 cars dating back to 1898 and across…

CAPE TOWN: DISTRICT SIX MUSEUM (INTERESTING REMINDER OF A KEY EVENT IN APARTHEID HISTORY)

Tweet District Six Museum – Cape Town The forced removal of around 60000 non-white people from the area of Cape Town called District Six into the more remote and desolate Cape Flats during South African Apartheid, came to be one of the symbols of the injustices of the era. The area had been reclassified as…

Table Mountain Cape Town

View from Table Mountain Cape Town Table Mountain Cape Town, originally uploaded by garybembridge. Cable Car Table Mountain Table Mountain Cape Town (2), originally uploaded by garybembridge. Table Mountain is what makes Cape Town instantly recognisable and is what the city is best known for.It is certainly very impressive and creates a wonderful backdrop to…

Kalk Bay, Cape, South Africa

Kalk Bay, Cape, South Africa, originally uploaded by garybembridge. This quaint and fun town is on the way from Cape Town to Cape Point, or if you prefer Boulder Bay (penguins) or Simonstown (Naval Base),It is a popular holiday town and weekend place to visit, and the main road which runs through the town gets…

Cape Point South Africa

Cape Point South Africa, originally uploaded by garybembridge. A drive from Cape Town down to Cape Point, the most South Westerly point in Africa, is a real must. The drive down to Cape Point takes you along the coast mostly and you drive past quaint towns with gorgeous beaches and incredible views. The road for…