Franschhoek (Dutch (spelling before 1947): "French corner") is a small town with in the Western Cape Province and one of the oldest towns of the Republic of South Africa.
The valley was originally settled in 1688 by French Huguenot refugees, many of whom were given land by the Dutch government in a valley called Olifantshoek ("Elephants' corner"), so named because of the vast herds of el...
A wine professional from Portugal by the name of António Rocha Graça has, although not yet finished, provided us with all the wine regions in California, Portugal, Spain, France, Germany, Belgium, Canada and Australia. He has also marked at least two regions for every other wine-producing country. HThe placemarks are over vineyards belonging to a particular wine apellation.
Ditlevsdal Bison Farm is an old farm in beautiful surroundings close to the Langesø forest. Idyllic Funen atmosphere in the yard, but behind the farm you feel like you are carried back to the American prairie.
Here you have a view to the biggest bison farm in Denmark with around 100 specimen of the great American animal.
At Ditlevsdal farm shop, which is inspired by India...
The Republic of Namibia is a country in southwestern Africa, on the Atlantic coast. It is bordered by Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east, and South Africa to the south. It gained independence from South Africa in 1990, and as such it is one of the youngest nations in the world. Its capital is Windhoek.
For more look at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Namibia
The University of Cape Town (UCT) is South Africa's oldest university, and is one of Africa's leading teaching and research institutions.
UCT was founded in 1829 as the South African College, a boys' school which also provided some tertiary education. The College developed into a fully fledged university during the period 1880 to 1900, thanks to increased funding from private sources and the...