Karoo food

Karoo Meat of Origin

Now you can guarantee that your Karoo lamb really does come from the Karoo.

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Karoo education

A Karoo Farm School with a Difference

How do you go about breaking the bonds of poverty? A tiny Karoo farm school near Colesberg shows the way.

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The Water Doctor of the Karoo

Meet a man who knows his way around a wind pump…

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The Taste of Cranemere

Of all the farms in all the Karoo, Cranemere is among the best known. It is the central character in Eve Palmer’s classic book, The Plains of Camdeboo.

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Nieu-Bethesda: Snowy Mountain Village

Nieu-Bethesda is the Karoo’s most romantic snow destination.

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Junkyard Blues of Calvinia

Sonja and Dirk van Rensburg of Calvinia have the Junkyard Blues – in a good way. They also run the Republic of RusticA, aka Rustic Art, aka Blikskottel B+B.

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Layer-Cake Karoo

The unique geology and flat-topped mountains of the Karoo have their origin in ancient inland seas, giant mountains and fiery lava.

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Karoo farming

Progressive Farmers of Graaff-Reinet

Being a Karoo farmer is one of the toughest jobs in the world. Forward-thinking veld management ways have taken root here, notably around Graaff-Reinet.

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Our Books: Shorelines – A Journey along the South African Coast

An hilarious armchair-travel read about a long journey around the coastline of South Africa.

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Our Books: Coast to Coast – Life Along South Africa’s Shores

A lavishly photographed coffee table book on the coastline of South Africa.

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