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12 Reasons to Holiday in the Karoo

Affordable, safe, fun and other great reasons to come on holiday to the Karoo – now!

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Auntie Evelyne’s Lamb Bredie Recipe

In Nieu Bethesda you’ll find Auntie Evelyne’s Eating Place. Evelyne is an instinctive cook, and here is one of her favourite recipes.

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Cradock’s Karoo Food Festival 2015

In March 2015, Cradock celebrated its third Karoo Food Festival with characteristic warm-hearted hospitality and great cooking.

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Karoo on Show in Pretoria

Educator, artist and social motivator Katie du Toit curates a special exhibition on the Karoo at the Pretoria Art Museum.

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Karoo Central – Frequently Asked Questions

Karoo Space now has a digital marketplace section. Find out more about Karoo Central here.

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Justin Bonello's Cooked in the Karoo

Justin Bonello: Cooked in the Karoo

Justin Bonello’s new Cooked in the Karoo is a fascinating mix of roadtrip encounters and recipes.

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Karoo Kitchens and Peach Pip Floors

A century ago, people in the Karoo had elegant little devices to peel peaches, grind coffee and sieve their flour. And weren’t those peach pip floors something?

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Memories of a Cradock Kitchen

Ray Hattingh has fond childhood memories of the fabulous food, warmth and life in his grandmother’s Cradock kitchen.

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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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