What happens in Greyton ..

After a detour soaking up history and culture of Genadendal, it was just a few kms to Greyton. And what a treat this village is. Named after Sir George Grey, the Governor of the Cape, the layout of the village has changed little since 1854 when it was established.  It’s interesting to note that it was only in…

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Companys Garden – Part 3, The Memorials

The Company’s Garden is adorned with various memorials, statues and decorative items. Most of them date from last century which makes them much newer than the Garden itself and few of them have a direct connection to the Garden or its original creators but they’re all connected to the history of the Cape and the people…

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