Karoo Road Trip on Route 63

A Grand Karoo road trip on Route 63, the quiet heart of South Africa.

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Lesser Kestrels of the Karoo

Every year in November, tens of thousands of compact raptors fly from breeding grounds in Russia and Kazakhstan to small Karoo dorps. Why?

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Road Tripping in the Eastern Cape Karoo

High praise for Road Tripper Eastern Cape Karoo from the Weekend Post newspaper in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

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Tales from Die Tuishuise, Cradock

Die Tuishuise and Victoria Manor Hotel feature in Road Tripper – Eastern Cape Karoo.

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Giant Earthworms

Giant Earthworms of the Karoo

Startled motorists sometimes spot giant earthworms crossing Karoo roads after heavy rains.

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Who Wants to be a Travel Writer?

Karoo Space team joins the SA Writing College as travel writing tutors.

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Ode to the Karoo

How two Jo’burgers downsized and moved to the Karoo Heartland of South Africa

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A Gentle Guide to Karoo Roadtripping

The Karoo is all about slow travel. Here are a dozen handy tips to extract maximum enjoyment from your journey through this semi-desert.

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Stoep Stories from Victoria West, Karoo

The little Northern Cape town of Victoria West has a stylish history, a buzzing present and the promise of a bright future.

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Journey Man II – Old London Town

London travels with Chris Marais, author of The Journey Man.

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