The French Huguenot Monument

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You’ll find the Huguenot Monument at the end of Franschhoek’s main street, in a green park and set against a beautiful backdrop of mountains. The monument was designed by JC Jongens and completed in 1945, and commemorates the Huguenot immigrants who fled Catholic-ruled France in the late 1600s for South Africa. ‘Franschhoek’, incidentally, means ‘French corner’. The sculpture […]

Heritage Rose Garden High Tea : Boschendal

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WHEN: Saturday 5 November 2016 TIME: 13h00 VENUE: The Rose Garden PRICE: R295 per person STATUS: Open You are invited to join us in the Boschendal Rose Garden with Landscaper Jan Blok as he hosts a lavish High Tea and shares his passion for and knowledge of Heritage Roses. The Boschendal Rose Garden was originally […]