Pretoria Image: The Cathedral at Seville (History resting on its every Column and Dome).

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by -Reji The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See (Spanish: Catedral de Santa María de la Sede), better known as Seville Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Seville (Andalusia, Spain). It is the largest Gothic cathedral and the third-largest church in the world renaissance architecture. It is the largest Gothic cathedral and the third-largest church in the … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: History meets modernity

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Can Pac Swire I like this picture a lot, it captures two areas of interest to me: public transit and architecture. UB Bus Blue Line connects University at Buffalo's South Campus with downtown Buffalo. This is the bus stop at Crosby Hall on Main Circle. UB's sports teams are known as the Buffalo Bulls, or UB Bulls. According to Wikipedia (partial and edited): … [Read more...]

BREAKING: Steyn makes history, breaks Pollock’s record

BREAKING: Steyn makes history, breaks Pollock's record: Dale Steyn has made history by becoming the highest wicket-taker in South African Test cricket history.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Proteas bowl first as Steyn eyes record: The Proteas will bowl first in the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan at Centurion as Dale Steyn looks to become the most successful bowler in South African Test history.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release … [Read more...]

140-year history of Diamond Fields Advertiser

140-year history of Diamond Fields Advertiser: Vere Stent, the Pretoria News' legendary editor (1906-1930), worked at the DFA, as it is best known, twice on either side of being a war correspondent .... Google Alert - Pretoria Vusi Nova looks set to remix 'Asiphelelanga': Speaking to the Pretoria News earlier today, the musician said he was well aware of the call and might just comply. The 32 year-old said: “We are .... Google Alert - Pretoria Robert Sobukwe … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Image from page 282 of “The American trotter; a treatise on his origin, history and development” (1905)

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: americantrottert01parl Title: The American trotter; a treatise on his origin, history and development Year: 1905 (1900s) Authors: Parlin, Simon W., 1837- Subjects: Horses Publisher: Boston, American Horse Breeder Publishing Co., 1905 Contributing Library: The Library of Congress Digitizing Sponsor: Sloan … [Read more...]

WATCH: Pretoria's history told through oil paintings

WATCH: Pretoria's history told through oil paintings: Bolsmann, originally from Germany, is hosting a fine art exhibition depicting Pretoria between 1860 and 1900 at the Voortrekker Monument.. Google Alert - Pretoria Pretoria 'Helicopter Man' couldn't wait to tell his mother he was taking his first flight: On Wednesday, Hendrick Chebanga, who built a replica police helicopter in his Dilopye village backyard, flew in a real helicopter from Grand Central .... Google … [Read more...]

South African National Cultural History Museum – Africa Travel Channel

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: The National cultural History Museum in Pretoria exhibits the Cultural diversity of South Africa. The museum offers syllabus-related programmes pertaining to the exhibitions to all school groups. The museum also offers a photograph and document archive, and a restaurant to unwind after a long exploration into South African cultural heritage. CLICK HERE to submit your favourite Pretoria videos. Visit the MyPE YouTube … [Read more...]

Cnn international traces the history of the ancient mapungubwe kingdom on inside africa

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: Cnn international traces the history of the ancient mapungubwe kingdom on inside africa This week ‘Inside Africa’ reports from Mapungubwe in South Africa, where CNN International examines why a kingdom that was home to an ancient society 800 years ago suddenly vanished without a trace. The programme follows archeologists on their quest to uncover what happened to this civilisation and how the lessons learnt can translate to … [Read more...]

JCP 2014 Project 551 Ditsong Natural History Museum

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: This was a project of the Community-Based Project Module of the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology of the University of Pretoria for the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History. For my project I designed and built a 4x4 Mancala Game to be used for the educational programmes. The process in and around the project has taught me the value of time and communication as well as the importance of … [Read more...]

Museum of Natural History Pretoria South Africa – Africa Travel Channel

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: The Transvaal Museum is a natural history museum which includes collections of fossils, mammals, birds, insects, amphibians and reptiles, studied by researchers in the fields of palaeontology, mammalogy, ornithology, entomology and herpetology. CLICK HERE to submit your favourite Pretoria videos. Visit the MyPE YouTube Channel. This Sammy Marks Museum video was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK … [Read more...]