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Encouraging Maths and Science - Deep Rural Kwazulu Natal - Rural Development

GeoSolEarth brings hope to deep rural areas. Encouraging Maths and Science as well as interacting with learners, teachers and the community, we provide valuable online technological resources that promote entrepreneur development.



A large number of schools are very deep rural and lacking basic facilities such as libraries, halls, sports fields, assembly areas etc.

Ekuphiweni - Devondale - Qudeni - Emangidini - Nkabane - Sdashi - Mzimhlophe

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Mona Primary School - Ekuphiweni

Isigcalaba - Nkandla Rural - Mbiswe - Malunga






The Areas of Mpendle - Makhayiyana - Ziyendane - Khovothi - Mandeni


Little Dreamers 👨‍💻 Mthwana Primary School pic.twitter.com/Mpdtb8FpvQ— ☆ GEOSOLEARTH (@GeoSolEarth) October 14, 2019



Rural Development - Kwazulu Natal - South Africa

Rural Areas of Kwazulu Natal - Many areas experience difficulties such as no water, lack of sanitation, no quality education, no libraries and gravel roads... Many teachers, nurses and hard working individuals strive everyday to make the places better, the children smarter and life easier...

Empower Those Around You... Look After Each Other... Try To Provide Opportunities
South African Building Contractor Group




Douglas - Mhlumayo - Mhlabathini - Pomeroy - Uitval - Kwazulu Natal



Sibongintuthuko Primary School - Mhlabathini - Umhlomayo - South Africa


Tugela Ferry and Church of Scotland Hospital

Tugela Ferry Mall - Tugela Ferry - Kwazulu Natal - South Africa


Hlabisa - Hlabisa Hospital - Umkhanyakude District Municipality

White Mountain - Sobabili - Wembezi - Pisgah - Ntabamhlope

My Little Africa - Kestel Lion Park - Free State - South Africa

Our staff visit My Little Africa - Kestel Lion Park - Free State - South Africa... Located off the main N5 Highway between Harrismith and Bethlehem... Nestled within the small cosy town of Kestel...


My Little Africa Map


Address: Jan Van Riebeeck St, Kestell, 9860
HoursCloses soon: 5:30PM ⋅ Opens 9AM Sat
Phone: +27733 731 3034





This lion park is lovely... We were able to Interact and Play with the Lions and Snakes... A thrilling experience that built Trust, Confidence, Team Work, Courage and Personal Development ...





My Little Africa has a variety of animals such as Lynx, Wildcat, Snakes and Lions...


The park relies on visitors and donations and is ideal for a school excursions that wont break your budget... My little Africa has been in operation for a good number of years...



For Guided Safe and PRIVATE South African Rural and Animal Tours email geosollab@gmail.com...
More Drakensberg Videos... Drakensberg Adventure

On Other Travel Blogs ... Spioenkop Dam and Nature Reserve



One Home - One Garden

The One Home, One Garden initiative has been undertaken to empower deep rural area populations. The South African Department of Health runs and encourages the initiative. The Department provides essential medical services to poor deep rural communities located all over South Africa.



Deep Rural - Mkhwamunye and Nhkezuka looking towards Mazabeko


Most clinics have beautiful gardens cultivating fresh produce ... Nondweni Clinic (below)... These Gardens enable local skills development and provide various income opportunities to the local community folk.



Geotechnical Solutions together with the The Rangoolam Group has undertaken various challenges enabling the construction of essential sanitation and water services to these remote areas and clinics.


Clinics outlined included
Rorkes Drift Clinic - Hlathi Dam Clinic - Nondweni Clinic - Mazabeko Clinic - Collessie Clinic - Mandleni Clinic - Eshane Clinic - - Douglas Clinic - Ethembeni Clinic ... 

Tugela Valley - Tugela River - Tugela Ferry Agric…

Adventure - Cape Town and Table Mountain on Foot

A Scenic Tour around Cape Town and Table Mountain on Foot using various public transport systems like the Red Tour Bus... This Tour around the City of Cape Town visits Historical Landmarks like District Six, Kirstenbosch Botannical Gardens, World of Birds, Cape Town City, Clifton and the V&A Waterfront. To Name a Few ...


The City is Vibrant and Classy and Accommodation is all around... Food Restaurants and Retail Shopping Malls make it a shoppers paradise. Cape Town is however pricier than most of South Africa... Pity the poor souls who live here...


The V&A waterfront is vibrant with entertainment and tours. Tours can be arranged to Robin Island as well as around the Cape Peninsular ... Cape Town and Table Mountain with a Helicopter...


The 2 Oceans Aquarium features the Cutest Penguins showing themselves of. A variety of Sea Animals are found at the Aquarium located within the Waterfront in Cape Town. Animals include Seals, Fish, Penguins and Snakes.









Hout Bay is a Must See..…

Cathedral Peak Resort - Central Drakensberg - South Africa

A Scenic Drive to the Cathedral Peak Hotel and Resort located within the Central Drakensberg.


The Hotel and Resort is an Upmarket Facility featuring all the best entertainment and hikes... For a Full List of Facilities have a look at our GeoSolutions Review... Google Maps Cathedral Peak Review...






The Entrance to the Cathedral Peak Hotel is warm and welcoming...


Hikes include:
1. Blue Pools
2. Neptune's Pool
3. Ribbon Falls
4. Rainbow Gorge
5. Baboon Rock
6. Ribbon Falls
7. Mushroom Rock
8. Doreen Falls
9. Cathedral Peak
10. The Bell



Helicopter Charters over the Mountains can be arranged. Quad Bikes and the Mike's Pass 4x4 Trail allow adventurers deeper access to the Drakensberg Mountain. The Restaurant and Bar offer delicious lunches for guests and day visitors with spectacular views.



More Drakensberg Videos... Drakensberg Adventure

On Other Travel Blogs ... Spioenkop Dam and Nature Reserve




Rural Skills Development and Job Creation - South Africa

GeoSolEarth is proud to be a part of rural skills development and job creation. Most of the areas we service are poor with high unemployment rates. The roads we travel on are gravel dirt roads and the areas lack electricity, sanitation and clean drinking water.

We are however very fortunate to still see smiles on the faces of local kids and people... Our Geotechnical Solutions staff are always blown away by the warm welcomes and happy faces.


Happy Faces at Dukuza High School...




Emkhuphula Learners always had the most interesting stories...



Skills Development and Job Creation in Emmaus... Empowering the Community within the Building and Construction Sectors...







Learners at Nteneshana Primary School faces challenges of No Water and No Electricity...


The little ones at Mzomusha Primary hardly left us alone...

There is also a lack of classrooms and no maths or science teachers...


Tugela Ferry - Msinga - Muden - Weenen - Job Creation - Skills Development

Geotechnical Investigations - Compacti…

Spioenkop Dam and Spioenkop Nature Reserve

An Adventure to the Scenic Spioenkop Dam and Spioenkop Nature Reserve.

Day visitors are welcomed as well as campers, fisherman and boating enthusiasts.




There is a Park Entry Fee to the access facilities. If you prefer luxury accommodation the Spioenkop Lodge is available for Bookings.




Spioenkop Dam Seen from Spioenkop Monument. Tours can be arranged with Spioenkop Lodge ...

This vantage point allowed soldiers who controlled the Hill a 360 View of the surrounding area. The Hill was integral during the Siege of Ladysmith.

Zebra at Spioenkop Nature Reserve - The Location is Awesome and you can embark on mini wildlife safari with your own vehicle...

Fishing is also permitted within the reserve and the Spioenkop Dam forms part of the Tugela outfall...





Animals and Wildlife include Giraffe, Zebra, Eland and numerous other Antelope species. Fish include Carp, Barbel, various river fish and occasionally bass in certain areas.






Spioenkop Lodge and Tours - Raymond Heron - Heron Tours ... Spioenk…

Giants Castle Nature Reserve - Central Drakensberg South

A Scenic Drive Towards The Giants Castle Nature Reserve...

Turning off from the Estcourt N3, winding through Wembezi ...




Giant's Castle is a mountain peak in the southern African Drakensberg in KwaZulu Natal. Giants Castle offers visitors to the regions hiking opportunities with panoramic views. The Nature Reserve offers secluded accommodation, bushman rock art with easy access for everyone and about the best base to start a Drakensberg hiking experience. The area is one of many of South Africa's adventure areas, and plays host to the Giants Challenge MTB marathon in April each year.

Lying at the southern end of the central Drakensberg Giant’s Castle, which gets its name from the outline of the peaks and escarpment that combine to resemble the profile of a sleeping giant, is essentially a grassy plateau that nestles among the deep valleys of this part of the Drakensberg.(Wikipedia)




Giants Castle Game Reserve is considered the home of the eland as well as the bearded vulture.…

Tugela Ferry - Msinga - Muden Adventure - Rural Skills Development - Job Creation

The Kwazulu-Natal Department of Public Works has undertaken a school sanitation projectto construct new toilet blocks for male and female, grade R learners and teachers in theUmzinyathi DistrictMunicipality located within the Kwazulu-Natal province.
Various schools were identified within the Muden, Tugela Ferry and Msinga areas for geotechnical investigation studies.The Ramgoolam Grouptogether withNaidu Consulting Engineershave requestedGeotechnical Solutions (Pty) Ltdto carry out geotechnical investigation studies for selected schools.

Here is our Adventure...



Tugela Ferry is a town on the northern bank of the Tugela River, in central KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. During the apartheid era it formed part of the KwaZulu homeland, and at present it is included in the Umzinyathi District Municipality....

Schools included:


GeoSolutions List of Learner Schools
Emachunwini - Holwane - Mzomusha - Ntshishili - Sibumba - Nomaqulu - Bethulo - Pano - KusaKusa - Zizi - Osuthu - Mabedlana - Nomahaye - M…

Waterfall - Hart Hill Falls - Tugela River

The Stunning Hart Hill Waterfall is located a stones throw away from Colenso... Downstream of the Falls - Hart’s Hill is a hill and is located in uThukela District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The estimate terrain elevation above seal level is 999 metres. Latitude: -28°40'53.04" Longitude: 29°49'59.12" The Falls is Located very close to the small town of Colenso...

Downstream of the Falls




Top of the Falls is equally Breathtaking... The Tugela River (Zulu: Thukela; Afrikaans: Tugelarivier) is the largest river in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. It is one of the most important rivers of the country. The river originates in Mont-aux-Sources of the Drakensberg Mountains and plunges 947 metres down the Tugela Falls. The Mont-aux-Sources is also the origin of tributaries of two other major South African rivers, the Orange and the Vaal. From the Drakensberg range, the Tugela follows a 502 kilometres (312 mi) route through the KwaZulu-Natal midlands befo…

Lions Rock Bigcat Sanctuary - Bethlehem - South Africa

On Safari at Lions Rock Bigcat Sanctuary located in Bethlehem, Free State Province, South Africa...

The location is Really Stunning... As part of FOUR PAWS’ work for wild animals in captivity, we focus on the situation of big cats in zoos, in private captivity and in the entertainment industry. The area was was taken over by FOUR PAWS in 2006. During the early days at the newly acquired big cat sanctuary, huge demands were placed on the local team. Massive structural changes had to be made to the area to bring up to FOUR PAWS´ rigorous quality standards










LIONSROCK is also home to a variety of game - Wildebeests Blesbuck, Burchell’s Zebra, Duiker, Eland, Impala, Letchwe, Mountain Reedbuck, Red Hartebeest, Reedbuck, Springbuck, Steenbuck and Waterbuck. There is also a wide variety of bird species that have found refuge on the farm.





Other Big Cats include Tigers... All cats have been rescued ... Four Paws...





Contact GeoSolEarth for Private Tours to any of our Blog Sites...



On Other Blogs…

Cape Town and Table Mountain by Helicopter

A scenic tour around Cape Town and Table Mountain by Helicopter...

Taking off from the V&A Waterfront Towards Robin Island...






A scenic tour around Cape Town and Table Mountain by Helicopter... Table Mountain is a flat-topped mountain forming a prominent landmark overlooking the city of Cape Town in South Africa. It is a significant tourist attraction, with many visitors using the cableway or hiking to the top. The Table Mountain Cableway has provided more than 24-million visitors with an unforgettable experience, taking them to the top of Table Mountain in Cape Town. Taking off from the V&A Waterfront Towards Robin Island...

 Robben Island is an island in Table Bay, 6.9 km west of the coast of Bloubergstrand, Cape Town, South Africa. The name is Dutch for "seal island." Robben Island is World Famous for Its Apartheid Political Prison housing famous anti-apartheid political activist like Nelson Mandela, Tokyo Sexwale, Jacob Zuma and Ahmed Kathrada. South Africa'…

Spectacular Drone Video Footage - Maasai Mara Wildebeest Migration

Last year, I embarked on an unforgettable 19 000km adventure that will stay with me for a very long time. I crossed the African continent alone on a motorcycle. The journey took about 6 months, as I took my time to learn more about the 15 African countries I was travelling through .





I tried to help where I could, particularly with charities for children and wildlife conservation. I also captured many images, many of which are on the Facebook page of Two Wheels Across and documented the entire journey in videos for my Youtube channel.









One of the exciting parts of my adventure was Casper the friendly drone, a Quadcopter that I used as often as I could to capture the beauty of Africa from the air.





I am excited to share one of the videos I filmed with you. I was fortunate to be in Kenya’s Maasai Mara during the migration and I captured the river crossing from the air. I also danced with an elephant, ran with wildebeests and kept three lions company for a few minutes. I hope you will enjoy…

SpaceX Rocket Science for Beginners

SpaceX has a new rocket... Its called the Bird 9...




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Adventurer - Ayob Vawda - South Africa to India by Car

South Africa to India by Car.
Adventurer - Traveler - A Sunday drive between 2 friends in a Toyota Fortuner that started from:

South Africa - Mozambique - Malawi - Tanzania - Zanzibar - Kenya - Ethiopia - Sudan - Sinai - Egypt - Under the Suez - Jordan - Syria - Turkey - Georgia - Azerbaijan - Armenia - Iran - Pakistan -India - Nepal - Dubai


...
And then back to South Africa.

All with Minimum Visa.Facebook - Ayob Vawda





By Frans van der Merwe


Driving The World For Peace - an “impossible journey” which started off in July 2008 in KwaZulu-Natal is nearing its end after more than 75 000 km.

Two South African adventurers, Ayob Vawda and Abdool Samath, stopped over in Louis Trichardt this week on the homeward leg of a journey, which they were told beforehand that it would be “impossible.”

Their extraordinary trip, which brought them some incredible adventures, took them through the Eastern part of Africa, several hot spots in the Middle East - including Iran and Yemen - and right through to…