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Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo Kannaland, Western CapeOudtshoorn is set in a picturesque farming valley, surrounded by the majestic Outeniqua mountains. This valley has the ideal climate for ostriches and established Oudtshoorn as the world ostrich feather capital from the mid 1800′s to 1914 when the fashion faded. The ostrich kings made a bundle of “feather” money during this period, and the beautiful sandstone buildings and houses in the town reflect this. Ostrich business is still very much part of the town with the ostrich lea...

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X addition - BMW X4 launch

X addition - BMW X4 launch

The BMW X6 is an impractical SUV with coupe delusions, but sales success has bred another: the smaller X4. BMW launched the X4... New home for the Honey - ingenious SA hive design

New home for the Honey - ingenious SA hive design

Locally developed composite beehive propels beekeeping into the 21st Century. In Bloom - contemporary flower arranging

In Bloom - contemporary flower arranging

Now's the perfect time to create vibrant displays with striking seasonal flowers. We asked events specialist Stefan Norval of ... How to do Kruger right

How to do Kruger right

So many people I know have visited South Africa’s Kruger National Park only to go home somehow feeling cheated and disappointed. More Lifestyle Articles

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South Africans slip down Forbes rich list

South Africans slip down Forbes rich list

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Nene juggles financing, growth and expectations in first act

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Sanral does a U-turn on Gauteng e-toll panel

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Cango Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Cango Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

What you will experience: the eggs, incubators and chicks (in season); to hug and kiss the super friendly female - Betsie; to ... Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Oudtshoorn

Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Oudtshoorn

Pulling your hair out trying to think of something to do with the children? The Wilgewandel Holiday Farm is just the place for ... Mountain Bike Trail, Oudsthoorn, Western Cape

Mountain Bike Trail, Oudsthoorn, Western Cape

Exceptional single track mountain biking trails are carved out of the Karoo koppies, making for exceptional erosion-free... More Tourism Articles

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2014 Springbok Motorcycle Rally

2014 Springbok Motorcycle Rally

A family rally offering fellow motorcyclists and their children a weekend of enjoyment without exhibitionist behaviour......Klein Karoo Klassique

Klein Karoo Klassique

Enjoy music, art and food programmes and workshops in the tranquil environment of Oudsthooren....... More Events & Entertainment

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