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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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Top SA Wildlife Photographer launches amazing book

Top SA Wildlife Photographer launches amazing book

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SA blue diamond sold for R302m

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Self Drive Route from Calitzdorp on the R62 to Oudtshoorn

Self Drive Route from Calitzdorp on the R62 to Oudtshoorn

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Cango Wildlife Ranch and Cheetah Contact Centre, Oudtshoorn

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Day Trip including Oudtshoorn, Prince Albert and De Rust

This Klein Karoo day trip from Oudtshoorn is 182km, through a most amazing variety of landscapes and quaint rural villages. 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

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