Archive | May, 2016

Besters Village, old graves and the old Free State Line

For anyone wishing to get some fresh air and to mix up a bit of History, rural life, and mountain passes, I can recommend an easy day trip from Ladysmith, past Smiths Crossing farm ruins(Free State HQ 1900), into Besters Village to see what remains, along with the grave of the first Boer to die, […]

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Kamberg – Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse

The State President recently announced his awards to deserving South Africans. Without detracting from their achievements, it’s a great shame that some awards aren’t presented to the less politically connected who have made such an outstanding contribution to this countries reputation as a tour destination. The Poynton’s contribution to tour and food excellence for our […]

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