Soweto

Soweto, South Africa

Travel Blogs from Soweto

Soweto Travel Blogs (83)
Soweto drive by, Soweto, South Africa travel blog

Soweto drive by

A travel blog entry by off_road_clara

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... to move about without an identity card. He had to live under the rules of curfew. He was not a free man. But has South Africa really changed? I couldn't help wonder if this life of freedom wasn't now also his captor? Were there opportunities for him, ...

Take me to Soweto, Soweto, South Africa travel blog

Take me to Soweto

A travel blog entry by youngtravellers

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... Nelson Mandela was taken off America's most wanted terrorists lists only last year and that we in the US were actively shunning South Africa.  It's amazing how things do change.  Upon leaving the Apartheid Museum we began our tour of Soweto, ...

Getting in with the locals...., Soweto, South Africa travel blog

Getting in with the locals....

A travel blog entry by vicki

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... and portaloo. They have absolutely no electricity. It is such a contrast from so many of the houses I've seen throughout south africa - and even in Soweto. But it is heartening that there are some areas where conditions are so much better, so there are ...

Photos, Africa, South Africa travel blog

Photos

A travel blog entry by kevandsian

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Hi all! We had to get our photos developed in Cape Town so we've selected a few and added them to this entry. They are taken from our trip from Ethiopia to South Africa. New travelpod entry to follow very soon. K & ...

Attractions in Soweto

Soweto Attractions (4)
Hector Pieterson Museum

Hector Pieterson Museum

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Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa

This tragic museum, opened in 2002, honors the Sowetan schoolchildren slain in a police massacre in 1976.

Hector Pieterson Memorial

Hector Pieterson Memorial

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Hector Pieterson Square, Soweto Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa

The 1976 photograph of slain thirteen-year old Hector Pieterson, carried by a friend while his grieving sister runs alongside, is a chilling reminder that South African was changed thereafter.

Vilakazi Street

Vilakazi Street

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Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa

Regina Mundi

Regina Mundi

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Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa