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Ideas that add up #222

When I was a child I watched my father make arrows. When I make one I always think: this is how my father brought us food. 257 more words

Good Life

The History of Our Land

Introduction into the History of the Cape

Long before the Christian era, many communities had resided within the Western Cape and Cape Town. They survived  by hunting, fishing and gathering edible plants and roots. 145 more words

Cape Town

When Bushmen Race Aerial Robots to Protect Wildlife

The San people are bushmen who span multiple countries in Southern Africa. “For millennia, they have lived as hunter-gatherers in the Kalahari desert relying on an intimate knowledge of the environment.” Thus begins… 602 more words


Northern Cape

Northern Cape Bushman

The Northern Cape (Afrikaans: Noord-Kaap; Tswana: Kapa Bokone) is the largest and most sparsely populated province of South Africa. It was created in 1994 when the Cape Province was split up. 230 more words

Diamond Fields

Aloha meets Ubuntu

As the year draws to an end, I am struck by the immense changes that have opened and deepened me. I love to spend time reflecting in the week between Christmas and New Year. 881 more words

Bushman Rock Art

The indigenous San people lived as hunter-gatherers in Southern Africa for thousands of years before Bantu people migrated from Central Africa about 1,500 years ago. Laurens van der Post brought them to the public eye as the “Bushmen of The Lost World of the Kalahari” shown on BBC TV in 1956. 321 more words


Into the wild

Welcome to Bushmanland.

Forget showering. Forget Wifi. Forget cell-signal. Forget the rest of the world. It’s you and the bushmen now. You and the wild. 739 more words