National Geographic : 1927 Jun
T HE land of thrills, mystery, beauty-where travel, sport, magnificent scenery and tour ing are enjoyed to the utmost because It is a land of mellow sunshine, pleasantly cool from April to September-the climate is invigorating. In South Africa you find modern civilization and colorful native village life; beautiful botanical gardens, game reserves and primeval forests Towering mountains, the spacious veld, up-to-date cities, mighty waterfalls, babbling brooks-Kaffir Kraals; the great modern gold and diamond mines-the barbaric warrior war dances. It is now so easy, convenient and comfortable to travel in South Africa-the land of Rhodes, Kruger, Botha, and Rider Haggard. The South African Government Railways are internationally famous for comfort, speed, safety, convenience; dining and sleeping car service. Write for free booklet," Vacations in Sunny South Africa," or send 12c (to cover postage) for illustrated travel literature. SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT BUREAU Bowling Green Offices Broadway New York City kLA A LAAAAA A AA w _ A AAA AAAAA A4 uisIng Great Lakes and Georgian Bay (30.000 Islands) -_ -50- TheGreat Oil-Burning White Liners ' p*sMeo and,& North American ncuded * d South American A trip of over 2200 miles with alluring scenery enroute-new experiences and thrills. Plenty of time These Great Cruising Ships allowed at all points of interest to see the sights. in comfort and luxur are equalto the finest Atlantic Liners. Semi-Weekly Sailings from Chicago, Promenade and Sun Decks of unusual width; Large Grand Buffalo, Salon and Lounge Rooms; Canopy Covered Palm Garden. All Buffalo, Detroit, Cleveland & Return Staterooms and Parlor Rooms are outside rooms with win- Tickets bearing rail routingbetween Chicago, dows or port holes. Bath and toilet in connection with Parlor Bufalo, Detroit and Cleveland will be hon Rooms and convenient to all Staterooms. Excellent meals of ored for transit upon additional payment. pleasing variety, daintily served. Plenty of restful nooks for ApDly for illustrated pamphlet any Railway those who seek quiet For those who enjoy gaiety there are Ticket Ofce or Tourit Ageny or write Deck Games, Entertainment,Music and Dancmg.with aSocial Chicago, Duluth & Georgian Bay Transit Co. Hostess to look after the Enjoyment of Guests. Open air play. W. H. BLACK, G. P. A. W.E. BROWN. CGal Ast ground screened in with attendant to amuse the children. 110 W. Adams St., Chicago, 1. 13 S. Division St., Bffalo.N. . "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."