South Africa is rich in history; this legacy still remains and is reflected in a particular set of social and economic challenges for the country and its people. During our Language Excursions, we pay a visit to the Slave Lodge, the District Six and the Holocaust Museum to gain insight into a history of repression for economic and political gain for the few.
On the last day, however, as a breath of fresh air, we embark on a train ride to experience what is finally possible today in the diverse and culturally rich South Africa of this millennium. On this day we celebrate something which might have been unthinkable even a mere few years ago: Freedom!