western cape

A Family Business in the Platteland

The sensational Diesel & Crème Vintage Diner in Barrydale on Route 62 in South Africa – a Little Karoo business.

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Uniondale – More than a Ghost Story

Karoo Space visits Uniondale, deep in the Kammanassie Mountains of the Western Cape.

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10 Ways to Love the South African Platteland

Magical snatches of the platteland countryside of South Africa.

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Calitzdorp, Western Cape

The sweet port wines and brandies are what lure thousands of visitors to Calitzdorp each holiday season.

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The Town Champion of Murraysburg

Every town needs its champion, and the Western Cape Karoo settlement of Murraysburg has one in the cheerful form of Adri Smit.

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21 Reasons to Choose a Karoo Farmstay

You gotta love a Karoo Farmstay!

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Grandmother Goose of Murraysburg

Featuring the faces and the places of Murraysburg, a small rural town in the Western Cape Karoo region.

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Karoo Life I – Matjiesfontein

They say the ghost of a bloodied British soldier hitch-hikes outside the Karoo village of Matjiesfontein.

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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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