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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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Full-blown and fabulous - decorate with overscaled florals

Full-blown and fabulous - decorate with overscaled florals

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To Noakes or not to Noakes

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Triple distilled - Oyster Catcher Trail Run

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Kenya’s magical forest – the Arabuko Sokoke

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Tandem Skydive - Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Tandem Skydive - Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Experience a breathtaking 25 minute scenic flight with the most beautiful views of the Swartberg & Outeniqua Mountains. Arbeitsgenot - Home of CJ Langenhoven in Oudtshoorn

Arbeitsgenot - Home of CJ Langenhoven in Oudtshoorn

This Museum, Arts and Culture Centre is where, in 1918, co-author of the South African Anthem, CJ Langenhoven, wrote "Die Stem". Swartberg Hiking trails, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Swartberg Hiking trails, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

The Swartberg hiking trails boast spectacular rock formations, endless vistas of the Klein Karoo, deep kloofs, the typical fynbos More Tourism Articles

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2015 Springbok Motorcycle Rally

2015 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

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