Wilderness - Garden Route February 25th 2011 We stayed in a B & B for 3 nights that is owned by friends of Jane in the small coastal town of Wilderness. It overlooks a marsh and a lake.
We went on a hike in the nearby mountains and walked a few miles on a beautiful quiet beach a few km away.
Cape Agulhas is coming up next......... ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Wilderness 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
Fred and I are from southern Utah, USA.
We are taking this trip to South Africa in February 2011.
We will be visiting the areas of Kruger Nat'l Park, Pilanesberg and Fred's family for the first 2 weeks. The last 2 weeks, we will visit the coastal areas of St. Lucia and Wetlands north of Durban, then on to Port Elizabeth and follow the Garden Route to Cape Town.... full info