History of Cape Colony before 1806
The written history of the Cape Colony in what is now South Africa began when Portuguese navigator Bartolomeu Dias became the first modern European to round the Cape of Good Hope in 1488. In 1497, Va...
History of Cape Colony before 1806 - Wikipedia
Huguenots in South Africa
A large number of white people in South Africa are descended from Huguenots. Most of these originally settled in the Cape Colony, but were absorbed into the Afrikaner and Afrikaans population, because...
Huguenots in South Africa - Wikipedia
Economy of the Western Cape
The Western Cape's total GDP for 2008 was R268.26bn, making the province the joint second largest contributor to the country’s total GDP, at 14.3%. It also has one of the fastest growing economies in...
Economy of the Western Cape - Wikipedia
Western Cape wine
Western Cape is a Geographical Unit within the Wine of Origin classification system of South African wine. Corresponding to the province of Western Cape it includes most of the vineyards in South Afri...
Western Cape wine - Wikipedia