Opgeteld betekent dit een verspilling die wereldwijd kan oplopen tot wel 2 miljard ton voedsel.Steeped in stark, semi-desert beauty, the Northern Cape province is the largest of all the South African provinces and the most sparsely populated.Campsites and basic accommodation is available within the park.
In the spring, the arid landscapes erupt in an impossible blaze of colorful blooms that delight avid photographers.
Afterwards, a visit to the Mine Museum takes visitors on a journey back through the heady diamond rush days.
On the west side of the Big Hole is the open-air Kimberley Mine Museum, a village of almost 50 buildings, some original and some reproductions, representing Kimberley during the diamond rush days.
Other houses, shops, and workshops line a cobbled street.
The Mining Hall displays a collection of photographs and documents from diamond rush days.