Cowards’ Bush

Legend has it that King Shaka tested the bravery of his soldiers who had been accused of cowardice by ordering them to fling themselves at the thorny Kei Apple bush which still grows there. Any warrior found lacking the courage required by a Zulu military regiment was executed.

Continue about 300m past KwaBulawayo on the P230.

  • Ematsheni, KwaZulu-Natal
  • -28.7758911559727, 31.631430494890082