Klerksdorp, North West Province, South Africa

Klerksdorp was founded in 1837 in the North West Province (formerly Western Transvaal), South Africa. In August 1886 gold was discovered in the...more

Mafikeng, North West Province, South Africa

Mafikeng is an interesting place with a fascinating history. Mafikeng is the capital of the North West Province of South Africa. It is the gateway route...more

Rustenburg, North West Province, South Africa

Rustenburg, established in 1851, has gone from church and administrative centre for a farming district producing citrus and tobacco. Rustenburg has...more

South African Holidays in North West

The North West, like the Free State, is a “big sky” province. It consists of classic bushveld terrain, with several key features, each very different...more

Taung, North West Province, South Africa

Taung, a village in the North West Province in South Africa, made world headlines when an Australian anthropologist, Professor Raymond Dart, found a two...more

Vryburg, North West, South Africa

Vryburg lies in a rich cattle-farming area and boasts an interesting history. Vryburg is situated on the main railway lines from Cape Town to Botswana...more