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The Rest Farm, Nieu Bethesda, Karoo

The Rest Farm, one of the most extraordinary hideaways in the Eastern Cape Karoo,

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Cradock Prep School Veggie Project

The amazing vegetable gardens – and people – of the Cradock Prep School.

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Train Journeys Through the Karoo

Extract from Antony Osler’s latest book, Mzansi Zen – Karoo train journeys.

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Rust Never Sleeps in Calvinia

Part 2 of a Karoo Road Trip that leads a trio of senior fellows across the Northern Cape.

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Obie’s Karoo

Celebrated South African photographer Obie Oberholzer’s book Karoo – Long Time Passing.

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The Alchemy of Karoo Boerseep

Nothing removes organic stains as well as boerseep. And as we found out in Murraysburg, this traditional laundry soap is still made the same old way.

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The Karoo Road Tripper Stamp

The South African road trip route where, if you ask the right question, you may get a surprise gift – that’s the magic of the Eastern Cape Karoo.

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A Karoo Sense of Style

The magic of a house built in Karoo style.

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An Artist in Steytlerville

Johan Trollip, artist from Steytlerville, appears in Road Tripper – Eastern Cape Karoo.

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