Archive | November, 2016

Fort Nottingham

Fort Nottingham in the KZN Midlands, was established by the 45 Regiment of Foot, the Sherwood Foresters in 1856, to protect the local farmers from maruading Bushmen. Visits to these small villages, particuarly those that have not been ravaged by progress, are great places to visit, breath in the fresh air and discover the artifacts […]

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Cathedral Peak – Northern Drakensberg

The Cathedral Peak Hotel in the northern Drakensberg, about 30 kilometers west of Winterton, is one of the iconic family style hotels in this World Heritage site. The hotel was built in 1938 by Albert Van Der Riet, and opened in 1939. The original stone footprint has been retained but added on to greatly over […]

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