Nama Huts

“Matjiehuis” Nama Huts

Within the folds and valleys of the Richtersveld mountain desert you can still find traditional Nama hut building taking place. Local men and women co-labour in the construction of these…
Corbelled Houses

Corbelled Houses

Scattered throughout the Northern Cape province you’ll find the roughly hewn Corbelled houses that where built by the trekboere (roaming farmers or pioneers). These stock farmers migrated from the s…
Karoo Architecture

Karoo Architecture

Take time out to explore the little towns of the Karoo and you will discover a unique style of architecture. There is a clear European influence in the architecture of…
St Cyprians Cathedral

St Cyprian’s Cathedral

The majestic St Cyprians adorns Du Toitspan road with the timeless beauty that many a cathedral imbues. This building has the longest nave of any church in South Africa, which…