South Africa: Townships, Robbens Island, and the Waterfront by craigsparks on June 23, 2016January 1, 2019 Langa Township Tour Chippa, my guide. This is the dorm style housing. Three beds in this dorm room, each bed sleeps a family of 3-4. Shipping container houses- 6×6 rooms sleeping up to 6 people. Tin shack house. Trying to claim a little privacy. The “Beverly Hills” of the Township. A private preschool. Former musician and retired businessman. Pottery program at the cultural center ‘Smilies’ – lamb cheeks before cooking. Robbens Island A beautiful land. Close, but so far. The quarry: Manual Labor. The Cave: Education and Hope. Small Cells A mat to sleep on Mandela’s window to the world. Former political prisoner who led our tour and guest. V&A Waterfront Share this:EmailFacebookRedditTwitterLike this:Like Loading...