Robben Island

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Boundaries.”

I just returned from South Africa. This was the cell on Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was held for eighteen years.



About Susan Gutterman

I am an amateur photographer and occasional blogger, living in northern California. I also enjoy reading, walking, traveling, volunteering and spending time with my family and my yellow lab, Gabby.
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3 Responses to Robben Island

  1. whereshappy says:

    Amazing. What is the first thing that went through your mind when you saw it?


    • I cannot fathom how he kept his will and determination during all of those years in prison and came out to lead the people and become President of the country. He was jailed for a total of twenty-three years.


  2. jules says:

    I was amazed at how small it actually was when I saw it some years ago now.


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