Local history at Bontebok

Inclement weather kept us cooped up in our tent for much of today, but a temporary break in the weather allowed us to explore along Bontebok National Park’s Aloe Trail, which passes the site of 18th century Hessequa chieftainess Lang Elsie’s settlement (or “Kraal”).


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12 thoughts on “Local history at Bontebok

      1. petrujviljoen

        Ek het toe nie veel oor Lang Elsie se geskiedenis gekry nie. Sy’s net genoem in verband met die area. Sal verder snuffel. Dis interessant dat ‘n vrou ‘n leier van ‘n gemeenskap was soveel jare terug. Ek wil weet hoe dit gekom het, watse soort leier sy was, ens.

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