Karoo Detour

I feel like a new person after a short roadtrip recently – a Karoo detour with my sister. Like everyone else on earth (well, everyone except New Zealanders and a few small islanders!) I’m beyond fedup with lockdown and have hardly moved from my own neighbourhood in over a year. This means I never have…

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Roadtripping through the Western Cape

Current Covid-19 lockdown regulations require South Africans to stay within our own provinces but after four months of the strictest lockdown on earth, we’re keen to get away from home. Luckily, our own province is large and varied so it’s a pleasure to go roadtripping through the Western Cape province. Two hours by road can…

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What to do in Oudtshoorn

The small town of Oudtshoorn in the beautiful Klein Karoo is almost always included in a Garden Route tour. Not because it’s on the Garden Route but because it’s close enough to it, provides a stark contrast to the lush coastal Garden Route, and because it’s well worth a visit for its own sake. But,…

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