We heard about an isolated village in the heart of the Cederberg mountain range that is so remote, it managed to avoid Apartheid altogether and is caught in an early 1900’s time warp.
Blog posts: Things to do
Cool ideas for things to do around Africa, from weekend markets and festivals to seaside breaks and wildlife safaris.
As we are delayed in Cape Town for a little longer, due to some minor tweakage on Lula the Landy, we thought that it would be the perfect opportunity to let you in on all the wondrous things to do, see and eat here!
Lady J is a 65 foot houseboat which can be hired, along with captain, chef and deckhand. It’s perfect for a holiday for a large family, a bunch of friends – or even if you’re wanting a romantic break just for two. Currently moored at Binga on the western part of Lake Kariba, Lady J is easily accessible from Vic Falls.
There is a curious detail about the small Karoo town of Aliwal North: the dorp remains dead-still while the sun and stars revolve around it.
‘Just follow the road, go through two villages and after you cross the river you will see a shop with many poles outside. Continue straight on to the top of the plateau. There, a boy will find you and bring you to me…