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Children in the Platteland

Growing up in the magical open spaces of the South African countryside

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Potlood the Karoo Wonder Dog

Life in Small Town South Africa.

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Country Life Special Offer!

Special offer in the October 2018 edition of SA Country Life magazine.

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Barrydale, Route 62, Western Cape Karoo

There is artfulness in every pore of Barrydale and surrounds on Route 62 in the Western Cape.

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Karoo Donkey Sanctuary, Prince Albert

A haven for neglected and abused donkeys in the heart of the Karoo region of South Africa.

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10 Ways to Love the South African Platteland

Some of the many joys of visiting or moving to a small town in the SA platteland.

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Moving to the Platteland Wins in Richmond

Moving to the Platteland – Life in Small Town South Africa by Julienne du Toit and Chris Marais wins big at the 2018 Richmond Boekbedonnerd literary festival.

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Readers Choose Their Top Karoo Town

In a recent social media pop poll, more than 200 respondents reveal which platteland dorp they like best.

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A New Life in the Platteland

Down-sizers finding their creative selves in the countryside.

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Moving to the Platteland – 10 Frequently Asked Questions

The ins and outs of semigrating to the South African Platteland.

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