Drakensberg, South Africa and Cathedral Peak Hotel December 17th 2011 For my free weekend I decided to visit an area in South Africa called Drakensberg, and stay at the Cathedral Peak Hotel. The scenery here is easily the most beautiful I have ever seen and if you like the outdoors and activities such as hiking and mountain biking you have to come here at least once in your life.
The Drakensberg mountain range is the highest in South Africa, and it has also been ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Free State » Drakensberg 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