Karoo Road Trip on Route 63

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

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Rust Never Sleeps in Calvinia

Part 2 of a Karoo Road Trip that leads a trio of senior fellows across the Northern Cape.

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Daisy Day Drives from Calvinia, Northern Cape

Visiting the Namaqualand daisies on day drives from Calvinia, Northern Cape is the springtime thing to do.

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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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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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Karoo Life III – AfrikaBurn!

AfrikaBurn – in the Tankwa Desert.

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Calvinia, Northern Cape

Calvinia is like a fine single-malt whisky. Once you let it settle on your palate, you are entirely charmed

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Leliefontein, Northern Cape

Leliefontein, the Namaqua village in the Kamiesberge.

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Middelpos, Northern Cape

The privately-owned Middelpos village is a great Sutherland – Calvinia stop-over.

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Creative Calvinia

Calvinia is a-bustle with eccentric surprises – if you know where to look…

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