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Day 29: Reasons why I love South Africa: Jozi

I know I’ve blogged about Johannesburg before. But I really want to showcase how spectacular Jozi looks at night! It shows the contrast of South Africa. The wildlife against the city. There really is something for everyone! , Please remember to visit  this website for more information. Please do join me on this adventure. Click here for more […]

Day 28: Why I love South Africa: Rugby

As I’ve blogged before rugby is BIG in South Africa. Here are some pictures of my husband and I at a rugby game in 2011. The Western Province against the Lions. . Please remember to visit  this website for more information. Please do join me on this adventure. Click here for more blogs taking part in this challenge

Day 27: Reasons why I love South Africa: Augrabies

The Augrabies Falls is a waterfall in the Northen Cape. It is on the Orange river. The falls are about 60m high and the gorge is about 240m deep and 18km long. The name is derived from the Khoikhoi name “place of big noises” “The falls have recorded 7,800 cubic metres (280,000 cu ft) of water every […]

Day 25: Reasons why I love South Africa: Rugby and Braaivleis

Day 25: Reasons why I love South Africa: Rugby and Braaivleis. Rugby and Braaivleis go together. Today it is the Currie Cup Final between the Western Province and the Lions. We are also braaing today and supporting the Western Province. I hope they win. When you visit South Africa you must try to go to […]

Day 24: Why I love South Africa: 11 Official languages: Afrikaans

Afrikaans is a mixture of Dutch, German and other languages. There are also many dialects. Below are some sentences to introduce you to the language. How are you?- Hoe gaan dit? Good Morning! is Goeie more! “Good Day.” is “Goeie dag.” “Good Evening!” is “Goeie naand!” “Hello, what is your name?” is “Hallo, wat is […]

Day 23: Reasons Why I love South Africa: 11 Official Languages: English

The South African English accent is world renowned and it doesn’t matter how hard we try to have a real British accent we cannot manage. Here’s some South African English words that you might enjoy! I’ve written a paragraph in South African English.  I’ve included a list of words below. See how much you can […]