Willowmore

A New Karoo Book Hits the Road

With the release of Road Tripper Eastern Cape Karoo, authors Chris Marais and Julienne du Toit take their new book on a launch journey around the Karoo Heartland.

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The Great Karoo Treasure Hunt

Now put your treasure hunting hat on – we’re off to the Karoo on an unforgettable retail holiday.

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Angel Factory in the Karoo

At a little railway siding called Vondeling, not far from Willowmore, a dozen people create shining angels that appear on Christmas trees far away.

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21 Pubs of the Karoo

As with most lively travel stories, this piece should come with some kind of health warning. Do not operate heavy machinery while following this route.

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Karoo Heartland Road Trip Part III

Part III of our road trip through the Karoo Heartland.

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Bundu, Falcon and Karoo Shale Gas

Register and comment now on the plans of would-be frackers Bundu and Falcon to explore for shale gas in the Karoo.

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The Zen of Karoo Motorcycling

A motorcycle, an open Karoo road and an endless horizon…

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Rietbron, Eastern Cape

Welcome to one of the quietest villages in the Karoo: Rietbron.

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Willowmore, Eastern Cape

Modern-day Willowmore still has the pace and the look of yesterday, of a slower tempo of life.

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Sophie’s Choice, Willowmore

One of Willowmore’s most endearing characters – the owner of Sophie’s Choice.

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