Moving to the Platteland

Country Life Special Offer!

Special offer in the October 2018 edition of SA Country Life magazine.

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Barrydale, Route 62, Western Cape Karoo

There is artfulness in every pore of Barrydale and surrounds on Route 62 in the Western Cape.

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Churches of the Karoo

Karoo churches come with fascinating back-stories.

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10 Ways to Love the South African Platteland

Some of the many joys of visiting or moving to a small town in the SA platteland.

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Die Nuwe Platteland Trekkers

In hul nuwe boek, Moving to the Platteland – Life in Small Town South Africa, vertel Julienne du Toit en Chris Marais van die nuwe platteland trekkers.

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Readers Choose Their Top Karoo Town

In a recent social media pop poll, more than 200 respondents reveal which platteland dorp they like best.

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A Family Business in the Platteland

The sensational Diesel & Crème Vintage Diner in Barrydale on Route 62 in South Africa – a Little Karoo business.

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A New Life in the Platteland

Down-sizers finding their creative selves in the countryside.

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Moving to the Platteland – 10 Frequently Asked Questions

The ins and outs of semigrating to the South African Platteland.

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Moving to a Small South African Town

The big decision: to leave the city and move to a small town in the country.

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