Eastern Cape

The First Karoo Tourists

Being a Karoo traveller 200 years ago was a different kettle of fish.

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Graveyards of the Karoo

Cemetery Tourism and Tombstone Travel in the Karoo

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Cricketing Legend of The Midland Bat

Said to be the oldest active cricketing trophy in South Africa, The Midland Bat has been contested in the Eastern Cape Karoo since 1891.

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Line Dancing in Tarkastad

The faces and places around Tarkastad, Eastern Cape Karoo.

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Karoo Tech Hub in Somerset East

A successful tech start-up in the Eastern Cape Karoo town of Somerset East, South Africa

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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 of the Karoo

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

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La Carla Festival Masks in the Karoo!

The Karroo Theatrical Hotel outside Steytlerville sports a new array of festival masks made by La Carla Atelier near Plettenberg Bay on South Africa’s Garden Route.

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Classic Tarkastad Trading Store

C&D Stores in Tarkastad, Eastern Cape, where you can buy an astonishing array of stuff.

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