Great Karoo

Steel Flowers – Windpumps of the Karoo

Celebrating the iconic windpumps of the South African Karoo veld.

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The Great Karoo Book Safari

Looking for a Karoo book? Here’s where to go…

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The Royal Karoo

A lovely doggerel dedicated to the British Royals after whom many Karoo towns are named.

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A Blessing for Karoo Keepsakes

A little book that travels a long way – Karoo Keepsakes.

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Karoo Blacksmith Striking Metal

They say a good anvil sings in a busy smithy. And so it is with Kashief Booley, a true Karoo Blacksmith.

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Leeu-Gamka, Western Cape

Leeu-Gamka – which means “Lion-Lion”.

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Karoo Keepsakes: Dance of the Blue Cranes

The exquisite dance of the blue cranes – one of the great Karoo birds.

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Karoo Keepsakes II for Franschhoek Literary Festival 2014

Come and visit the Karoo – at the Franschhoek Literary Festival 2014

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Bicycle Heaven in Beaufort West

A fine old bike shop in the Great Karoo.

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Beaufort West

Beaufort West, Western Cape

Beaufort West is a Karoo oasis for travellers and truckers, a sort of halfway stop between Bloemfontein and Cape Town.

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