Indawo Yase Robben Island

Umgama Omfutshane Ukusuka Kunxweme Lwase Kapa

©Roger de la Harpe
iRobben Island ingumgama omfutshane ukusuka kunxweme lwase Kapa. Uyayibona xa use Table Bay, Bloubergstrand, Sea Point kunye nase Camps Bay, kwaye icaca gca xa ume phezu we Table Mountain. Imi malunga ne 10 km ukusuka e V&A Waterfront, kunye malunga ne 7 km ukusuka kulwandle lwase Bloubergstrand. Ngaphandle kokubakufuphi kwaso neKapa, esi siqithi sohlulwe emhlabeni lulwandle olubandayo okudlokovayo. Kokubasecaleni nokufikeleleka kwaso okwenza ukuba iRobben Island ibeyintilongo eluncedo kangaka kuhrulumente wocinezelo.

Eyona ndawo iphezulu yi Minto Hill, neme malunga nemitha ezingama 30 phezu kolwandle, kunye ne Lighthouse enomtsalane eme phezu kweli qhina. Ubunzulu bolwandle phakathi kwe Robben Island kunye nomhlaba ngama 30 emitha, kwaye esi siqithi sidityaniswe emhlabeni ngumcu womhlaba.

A Walking Tour on Robben Island

Eyona ndlela ingundoqo yokubuka indalo yokwenene yesi siqithi kukuhamba ngenyawo....more

Explore Robben Island

Namhlanje le lali ilikhaya kubahlali abangama 150. Elinani liquka abasebenzi be muziyamu, iiguides zentilongo, abasebenzi be National Ports Authority, abagcini be lighthouse, abasebenzi besebe lwe Works Department...more

From Robben Island back to Cape Town

Abatyeleli bavumeleikile ukuba bangene esiseleni bathathe imifanekiso, kodwa imifanekiso ayinakuze ibonakalise ukuxinana kwesisele....more

Highlights of the Robben Island Tour

Into enomtsalane ngolutyelelo iqala kuhambo ngesikhephe ukuya esiqithini. Isikhephe sithatha malunga nemizuzu engama 30 ukuya, kwaye nemibono ye Kapa kunye ne Table Mountain ibalasele....more

Robben Island Became Internationally Known

Olu khenketho luthatha iiyure ezi ntathu ukuya kwezine, kuquka uhambo ngesikhitshane. Ufike ukhwele ibhasi eya kumzi apho u Robert Sobukwe (Inkokheli ye PAC) yayivalelwe khona, ilime quarry, World War Two defences and the maximum-security prison....more

Robben Island Prison Tour

Emva kokubuka isiqithi ngebhasi, abatyeleli behliswa kumnyango we Ntilongo Ekwinqanaba eliphezulu lokugadwa ukuze batyelele isisele esichukumisa umphefumlo....more

Robben Island: A Political Pawn

Ngomnyaka ka 1948, umbutho we Nationalist Party wawina (omhlophe) unyulo lika zwelonke waze uSmuts wasuswa esihlalweni....more

Robben Island: A Prison for Many

Imo yakwesi siqithi ngeminyaka yoo 1700 kunzima ukuqiniseka ncam ngayo ngoba akukho mpepha zishicilelweyo kwaye nokungabikho kwezakhiwo. Kodwa ubani unokuzicingela ukuba impilo yayingeyondlwana iyanetha....more

Robben Island's Road to Recovery

Ngomnyaka ka 1986, uninzi lweentsika zemithetho yezocalu-calulo yatshatyalaliswa, efana nomthetho wokutshata oxubeneyo (Mixed Marriages Act) kunye nemithetho eyayicatshukelwa ngakumbi yamapasi....more

Struggle Heroes Imprisoned on Robben Island

Iinkokheli kunye nabameli bombutho we African National Congress yaba ngabantu bokuqala ukuvalelwa. Bakhawuleza balandelwa ngabameli bemibutho ephikisayo, nababeqokelelwe ngobuchule baze baya kulahlwe kwesi siqithi ukuze bangadali inkathazo....more

The Early Days of Robben Island

iRobben Island yaqala yasetyenziswa ngabase European, njengendawo eluncedo yokumisa yabo balambileyo bahamba ngenqanawe kwindlela yabo esingise Empuma....more

The Fauna and Flora of Robben Island

Esi siqithi sigqatsa ubhobhoyi ehlotyeni kwaye sibanda nkca ebusika. Phambi kokufika kwabantu kwesi siqithi, izityalo ezazilapha yiyiyingca ikakhulu kunye namatyholo amafutshane....more

The Historical Significance of Robben Island

Yaziwa ngcono njengendawo apho uNelson Mandela wachitha phantse iminyaka engama 30 obomi bakhe. iRobben Island inembali ebalulekileyo eMzantsi Afrika ngaphambi koko....more

The Journey to Robben Island

Indlela engumgca yamasango (Gateway) ayinakuphazanyiswa. Nyuka ngemicangcatho eyenziwe ngamatye uze ungene kumacango amade agilasi, uhambo lwakho oluya e Robben Island sele luqalile....more

The Leprosy Outbreak on Robben Island

iRobben Island yayiyindawo elungileyo ukuthumela abo baphazamisekileyo engqondweni, abagulela ukufa, nabanezifo ezinganyangekiyo, nababe zakuse baphilise kakubi abemi abasempilweni boMzantsi Afrika....more

The Military Years of Robben Island

Ukusuka kwiminyaka ka 1936 ukuya kweka 1960 yayiyeyona yegugu kubomi besi siqithi babusoloko bunamahla ndinyuka....more

Visit Robben Island

Ndaqala ukundwendwela iRobben Island ngomnyaka ka 1989, njengenxalenye yokuphuma nesikolo. Yayiseyi ntilongo esebenzayo ngeloxesha....more