The Phoenix Settlement, which overlooks the Kasturba Primary School (named in honour of Mahatma Gandhi’s wife, Kasturba), was originally established by Gandhi in 1904.more
Adventures in the Northern Cape
1Fly-fishing near Kimberley
2Orange River adventure
3Kalahari Meerkat Project
4Goegap Nature Reserve
From August to October the 7000-hectare Goegap Nature Reserve, with its 600 plant species, transforms into a dazzling wild flower, hiking, mountain biking and 4x4 adventure that attracts visitors from ever corner of the globe.
5Galeshewe township, Kimberley
6Sutherland night sky
Stargazing is on the 'must do' list for anyone coming to South Africa. Head for Sutherland, renowned for its sparkling night skies and home to SALT (Southern African Large Telescope), the largest telescope in the Southern Hemisphere.
7Augrabies Falls National Park
8Namaqualand's desert flowers
Namaqualand's desert flowers are one of the most dramatic natural spectacles in the world. Explore this vast, arid area bursts into a spectacular ocean of 4000 species flowers between August and October most years.
9The Richtersveld halfmens
The Riemvasmaak people are desert herders who welcome you to their 75 000-hectare desert wilderness in the far north of South Africa. Experience their hot springs, hiking and 4x4 trails and traditional cuisine.