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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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DERBY'S COUNTY: Spare the rand a thought

DERBY'S COUNTY: Spare the rand a thought

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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. Day Trip including Oudtshoorn, Prince Albert and De Rust

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. Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Oudtshoorn

Wilgewandel Holiday Farm, Oudtshoorn

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Klein Karoo Klassique

Klein Karoo Klassique

Enjoy music, art and food programmes and workshops in the tranquil environment of Oudsthooren.......2015 Springbok Motorcycle Rally

2015 Springbok Motorcycle Rally

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