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Colenso, Battlefields, KwaZulu-Natal Colenso is a small town in the Battlefields region of KwaZulu-Natal near the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains on the banks of the Thukela River, the largest river in the province. It has maintained its small village atmosphere over the years and is best known for the role it played in the second Anglo-Boer War of 1899. Originally named Commando Drift, it was changed to Colenso after the first Bishop of Natal, John William Colenso who translated the bible into Zulu. The main attractions ar...

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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