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Ladysmith

Ladysmith, Battlefields, Kwazulu-Natal Ladysmith is situated almost midway between Johannesburg and Durban and is the commercial centre for the surrounding farming area. It was a staging post for fortune hunters on their way to find their fortunes in the Transvaal during the gold rush but is more well-known as one of the iconic centres of the Anglo-Boer War. Famously, Ladysmith fell under British siege in October 1899 and the battle for its occupation lasted until March 1900. Interestingly Mohandos Ghandi spent some time here as a ...

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Spioenkop Dam Nature Reserve, Winterton, KwaZulu-Natal

Spioenkop Dam Nature Reserve, Winterton, KwaZulu-Natal

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Chelmsford Nature Reserve, Battlefields, KwaZulu-Natal

Chelmsford Nature Reserve is situated about 26km from Newcastle and 70km from Ladysmith in the Battlefields region of KwaZulu ... Battlefields Route, KwaZulu-Natal

Battlefields Route, KwaZulu-Natal

The Battlefields Route covers the world-renowned KwaZulu-Natal battlefields where many bloody wars were fought by Zulus, Boers ... More Tourism Articles