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South Africa: 101 Interesting Facts you might not know

South Africa is my home and I will always have a great love for it. My country has a rich history, beautiful scenery and...
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Johannesburg: 20 Facts You Might Not Have Known

Johannesburg is one of the biggest and buzzing cities on the African continent. There's a lot more to this city than just a name...
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20 Notable Events in 1971

1971 was an interesting year. I was only born 6 years later, so I have no recollection whatsoever of this year. I was curious...

Klerksdorp: 20 Facts You Might Not Have Known

Klerksdorp is one of the biggest cities in the North West Province of South Africa. It's situated 169 km from Johannesburg. Many of you reading...

20 Notable Events in 1977

1977 has always fascinated me because it's my birth year. I did some digging on the internet to find out what happened in this...
Richard Dawkins

20 Notable Events in 1976

Lots of things happened in 1976 in South Africa and around the world that are worth mentioning. I was only born one year later,...
Mount Saint Helens

20 Notable Events in 1980

Today we're tackling the year that was 1980. I was only 3 years old back then, so I have a very vague recollection of...
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The 2019 Rugby World Cup: 20 Interesting Facts you might not know

The 2019 Rugby World Cup is done and dusted. This edition of the tournament was hosted in Japan. 48 matches were played in 12...

10 Facts: OR Tambo International Airport

I've been to OR Tambo International Airport a few times, either to drop of someone or get onto a plane myself. In 2004 I...

10 Facts: Kimberley

I've never visited Kimberley. It's probably the biggest town in South Africa's Northern Cape province (and I have no relatives living in that province)....

10 Facts: Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom is one of the biggest cities in the North West Province of South Africa. The city is nicknamed Potch. I have not visited...

10 Facts: East London

East London is part of the Buffalo City municipality and is situated on the South East Coast of South Africa in the Eastern Cape...

10 Facts: Bloemfontein

Bloemfontein is one of the biggest cities in South Africa. The city has been selected as one of the 9 host cities for the...
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Cape Town: 20 Facts you might not have known

I've been to Cape Town, South Africa's oldest city a few times. It's definitely one of my favorite cities in the country. If you're...

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