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Pubs & Padstalle of Route 62

The pub crawl possibilities and retail delights along Route 62, Western Cape, South Africa

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Do I Emigrate or Do I Semigrate?

South African emigrants are often looking for an escape from crime, crumbling infrastructure and a better future for their kids. Some of that can be found right here, at a fraction of the price, in their own platteland.

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Where Stories Roam

Where do ideas for books and magazine articles come from? Photo-journalist and author Chris Marais reveals a couple of tricks of the freelance storytelling trade.

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Best Bakkie Stories – Plucked out of the Mud

When no other bakkie will do, an ancient KB Isuzu comes to the rescue.

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The Bakkie with the Best Stories

Travelling tales of the Isuzu KB bakkie owned by Karoo Space.

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Famous Footsteps of Fraserburg

Why is the little Northern Cape village of Fraserburg one of the most favoured destinations of the Karoo?

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Pelargoniums of the Karoo

Those gloriously colourful pelargoniums in the window boxes of Europe have their roots deep in the Little Karoo.

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Karoo Heartland Winter Ramble

Great winter holiday options in the Eastern Cape Karoo, also known as the Karoo Heartland.

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A Bedford Bash!

Family Fun Weekend at the Bedford Country School, Eastern Cape.

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The Magic of a Small Town

Small town South Africa decoded by author Julienne du Toit.

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