Hector Pieterson's Grave in Soweto

Soweto Tour | Hector Pieterson Memorial Site

The visit to the Hector Pieterson Memorial concludes our Soweto Day Tour. The story of Hector Pieterson is a tragic and moving one. Hector  Pieterson was only 12 years old when he was shot by police on a cold winter’s day, the 16th day of June 1976 during the Soweto...
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Soweto tour | Vilakazi Street

Vilakazi street is a hub of activity mainly because 2 Nobel prize winners have houses here. These famous homes are Mandela house and the home of Archbishop Desmond Tutu. None of them live here anymore but the properties still attract thousand of tourists and other groups on a...
Shack in Shanty town

Soweto shanty town tour

Shanty town in Soweto | Kliptown Walter, our guide for the shanty town tour actually lives in a shack in the shanty town. We were surprised by his excellent English, local and general knowledge and high level of education. He is a young man and active in local community service...