Bloemfontein Guide – Tourism & Community Blog

Historic Buildings Bloemfontein

Historical Buildings

Free State Arts Network

Free State Arts Network

Romantic Places & activities in Bloem

Romantic Places & Activities

Famous People from/born in Bloem

Famous People from Bloem

Community Projects

Community Projects

Events & Happenings

Events & Happenings

Future Bloemfontein

Quick About The Bloem Guide:

Bloem Guide is a tourism blog & directory about Bloemfontein, the City of Roses.  Our main focus is tourism, arts, & community.

Our mission:
•  To show the world that Bloem is neither "platteland" nor boring
•  To support local arts and community upliftment projects

We offer you a unique local viewpoint with practical and interesting articles, such as top 20 Kids Entertainment, Romantic Places and Things to do.

Quick Facts About Bloemfontein:


  • Bloemfontein is the Capital City of the Free State Province and the Judicial Capital of South Africa
  • It has two universities, namely CUT & KOVSIES
  • Grey College in Bloem, is the third oldest school in South Africa
  • It is the only city in the world that has a wild reserve right in the middle of the city