Blyde River & Kruger March 28th 2011 Barbara & John at Blyde River Canyon and Kruger Park
This is the last phase of our trip lasting about a week and has been a memorable finale to an equally memorable trip.
The drive from St Lucia to Graskop, close by to Blyde River Canyon, took 10 ½ hours. The first couple of hours went like a dream but the next four hours were dreadful, with road works almost non stop. After this we had lot ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Mpumalanga » Kruger National Park 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