A world apart and moving toward the future – life in a South African Township
Drummers in Langa Township teaching the art

A world apart and moving toward the future – life in a South African Township

We are outside of Cape Town in Langa, a historic South African Township, just a little more than one square mile but home to more than 60,000 people, many living in abject poverty

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A Sobering History Lesson– Robben Island
Mlilwana “Sparky” Sparks, prisoner, now guide on Robben Island

A Sobering History Lesson– Robben Island

Mlilwana “Sparky” Sparks was just 17 when he was sentenced in 1983 to the notorious South African Prison Robben Island, less than five miles west of the Cape Town Coast

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Will the mountain come out for the views of Cape Town and Robben Island?
View of Robben Island and Cape Town from the top of Table Mountain

Will the mountain come out for the views of Cape Town and Robben Island?

There is zero visibility at the top of Table Mountain, one of Cape Town’s most popular tourist attractions reachable only by foot or cable car.

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Cape Town, South Africa: a sports and foodie place where kids are always welcome
The One & Only Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa: a sports and foodie place where kids are always welcome

Cape Town is South Africa’s second largest city with a population of nearly four million at the tip of Africa where foreign visitors like us have been coming since the 15thCentury.

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