Langa Township

In South Africa, township is the underdeveloped urban living areas for black and colored Africans from 19th century until the end of the apartheid. Townships were originally the dormitory towns for men brought into the cities to work.

Langa is the oldest township in Cape Town and was the location of much resistance to apartheid.

Let see the other side of Cape Town

Langa township community center

The hall in Langa township community center

Let start the Township walking  tour with our local guide

See his smiling face, a warm welcome

A home visit

Bed room + kitchen

Container homes

We visited another Township house

3 families, 10 people are living in this room

Used to be a kitchen, now is a store room

Common area in the township house

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