National Geographic : 1927 Nov
If the mysteries of the East fascinate you If the age and tradi tions of the Old World charm you Surely you want to see the wonders of SOUTH AFRICA - a land of mystic magnificence-towering moun tains, majestic waterfalls, beautiful rivers and verdant veld. The land of modern cities, native kraals, mellow sunshine and cool, invigorating climate. The land of beautiful flowers, sylvan botanical gardens and primeval forests. you can motor over fine roads or travel luxurious trains. glades, Where by fast, Where you can see Mysterious Zimbabwe Ruins The Magic Cango Caves Barbaric Warrior Dances The Great Diamond and Gold Mines Quaint Kaffir Kraals The Mighty Drakensberg Mountains Wonderful Victoria Falls Speedy, Preening Ostriches Kruger Big Game Park and Glorious Cape Peninsula As for travel, the South African Government Rail ways are internationally famous for comfort, speed, safety, convenience, dining and sleeping car service. The several de luxe cruises to South Africa this coming winter have already booked over 2,000 Americans. Write for free booklet, "Sun Coun try," or send 12 cents (to cover postage) for fully illustrated travel books. SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT OFFICE 0. 657 Bowling Green Offices, Broadway, New York City TRAVELERS The International Wagons-Lit. Company operates sleeping and dining-cars throughout Europe SSAFER THAN CURRENCY" Says Wagons-Lits "We recommend A-'BA Certified Cheques as travel funds to our clients because we know they are rec ognized and cashed in all parts of the countries our service reaches. They are, in our opinion, just as good as currency but far safer." This is the statement of Mr. Leon Danley, General Agent of the famous Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits, which operates the sleeping and dining car service on the railways of Europe. A'B-A Cheques are the official travel cheques of the American Bankers Association-the only cer tified travel cheques enjoying world-wide acceptance. They are issued by your local bank and are certified by Bankers Trust Company, New York. You will find them better than gold for travel. Buy Them at Your Bank AND If going abroad, ask for your complimentary copy of Harry Franck's invaluable book, "All About Going Abroad," sold in bookstores for $1. AMERICAN BANKERS ASSOCIATION ABA 'CHEQUES TRAVEL MONEY BANKERS TRUST COMPANY, NEW YORK Agents for the issuing banks "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."