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Slices of South African History

A must-stop in South Africa is the Apartheid Museum. As you walk through the museum, the history of 20th Century South Africa unfolds. Even the entrance makes a statement. 711 more words


10 Out-Of-This-World Activities People Do For Fun In Johannesburg

Johannesburg… Home of the mines, no beaches and the places are all far away. Why is it still a tourist attraction? Well, simply because there’s so much fun things to get up to. 141 more words

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Maropeng, Cradle of Mankind and Homo naledi : part 2

Following on from previous post which highlighted Maropeng in the World Heritage Site of Cradle of Mankind, about 50 km from Johannesburg :-

Having been through the most interesting visitors centre in the Tumulus¬†building, Onica, our very knowledgeable guide,¬†ushered us into the Original Fossil Display area where we were privileged to see… 334 more words


What you have to know about Homonaledi

The largest assemblage of fossil relatives ever discovered in the history of South Africa has been found at the Cradle of Humankind.The fossils were uncovered in a deep cave near the world renowned archaeological sites of… 403 more words


What is the secret at Maropeng?

There has been a lot of hype about a massive reveal at Maropeng this morning on the 10th September at eleven o’clock. Scientist and researchers have flocked to the country since Monday to witness the reveal. 423 more words