Herman van Bon Photography

Fine Art Photography, Napier, South Africa.

This is the house of Willemine; an eighty year old woman who wants to spend the last years of her life with her daughter in the UK. It’s in my village (Napier, Western Cape, South Africa); one of those many rural villages in South Africa where there is less crime than in the average European …

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The grader

Herman van Bon Photography

Every now and than a grader is in our street to smoothen the surface (potholes) of the road. Gravel roads are expensive to maintain; especially in an area with above average traffic and no speed control added to the fact where the local council is neglecting the rain drainage system …. 😀 😀 😀

Within the Western Cape, South Africa it’s especially known that the town of Montagu has many Victorian houses. I lived in the area for 11 years but must admit that nearby Robertson has  more Victorian architecture. The ‘Strachan’ house is a good example but such a pity that the local municipality installed a huge light …

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Potholes

Herman van Bon Photography

We like to live rural surrounded by nice people and we don’t have to complain at all. But a rant towards the local municipality we have. Last week the parking spot of the municipal offices was tarred despite the excellent condition it was in and not so long ago a road was tarred which was …

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