Karoo Life

Life in the Land of Inspiration. What Karoo people do – and how they do it.
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Six Offgrid Karoo Farmstays

In the spirit of a true unplugged adventure, Karoo Space ferreted out half a dozen offgrid Karoo farmstays where you can re-discover yourself, your family and your frontier spirit.

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Networking in the Karoo

The Internet casts a wide web – with great promise – over the 101 towns and 1-million-plus residents of the Karoo, South Africa’s semi-desert heartland

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The Schreiner 2016 After-Party

The rousing after-party at the 2016 Schreiner Karoo Writers’ Festival in Cradock, Eastern Cape.

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Corridor Through the Karoo

A Biodiversity Corridor is being created to protect the Karoo mountain lands and hidden valleys between Cradock and Graaff-Reinet for future generations.

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Angel Factory in the Karoo

At a little railway siding called Vondeling, not far from Willowmore, a dozen people create shining angels that appear on Christmas trees far away.

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The Great Karoo Book Safari

Looking for a Karoo book? Here’s where to go…

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Karoo Festivals Guide for 2016

An ongoing schedule of Festivals and Events in the Karoo during 2016.

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The Karoo is a Palaeontological Wonderland

To palaeontologists, the Karoo Supergroup’s rocks and fossils hold the key to understanding the early evolutionary history of many land vertebrates.

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12 Reasons to Holiday in the Karoo

Affordable, safe, fun and other great reasons to come on holiday to the Karoo – now!

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Rise, Fall & Rise of the Tankwa Padstal

The Tankwa Padstal between Ceres and Calvinia in the Northern Cape Karoo desert of South Africa has become a road tripping legend.

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