Richtersveld

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Diamond Legends of Alexander Bay

Coast to Coast – Life along South African Shores by Chris Marais & Julienne du Toit – exploring the lore of Alexander Bay in the Northern Cape.

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Alexander Bay to Hondeklip Bay – The Diamond Coast Route

The Diamond Coast Route explored between Alexander Bay and Hondeklip Bay.

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Knapsak vol Karoo: Die Richtersveld Riel

Vir solank as wat enigeen kan onthou, het die mense van die Richtersveld die Namastap gedans.

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Alexander Bay, Northern Cape

People working in the Richtersveld diamond town of Alexander Bay used to be divided into Binnekampers and Buitekampers – those who lived inside the restricted area and those who were outside the fence.

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Eksteenfontein, Northern Cape

The Richtersveld village of Eksteenfontein is where you want to bring your travelling soul.

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Kamieskroon, Northern Cape

As you approach the Namaqualand village of Kamieskroon on the N7, it presents a picture of rural tranquillity that makes one dream about living here some day in the future.

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Khuboes, Northern Cape

Khuboes is a small settlement in the eastern reaches of the Richtersveld, near the Ai Ais – Richtersveld Transfrontier Park.

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Lekkersing, Northern Cape

Lekkersing – where the Richtersveld people have the sweetest voices.

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McDougall’s Bay, Northern Cape

McDougall’s Bay is a holiday haven for Namaqualanders, Capetonians and the odd long-distance Gautenger.

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Port Nolloth, Northern Cape

Port Nolloth, near the mouth of the Gariep River, built its fame on the once-fabulous store of diamonds that came out of the Gariep and settled in the off-shore shelf formation.

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