Taking the Kids — to Robben Island, a Relic of South Africa’s Apartheid Regime
Mlilwana “Sparky” Sparks, prisoner, now guide on Robben Island

Taking the Kids — to Robben Island, a Relic of South Africa’s Apartheid Regime

Nelson Mandela would have turned 101 this year, at a time when South Africa has been rocked by political corruption and still fraught with the ills that Apartheid wrought

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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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