After the British seized the Cape of Good Hope area in 1806, many of the Dutch settlers (the Boers) trekked north to found their own republics. The discovery of diamonds (1867) and gold (1886) spurred wealth and immigration and intensified the subjug... [read more]
Date: December 14th 2007
Once again it has taken me a few months between updates and friends and family are left scratching their heads due to my shocking ability to tell anyone what is actually going on. For those who actually fancy finding out I will try my best here, those who would just like to see pretty pictures then scan ahead.
Back to South AmericaDue to the fact I needed to be in Cape Town for th ... read more