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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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Hiking the Hennops Trails – just 40 minutes from Joburg

Hiking the Hennops Trails – just 40 minutes from Joburg

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Green lungs, gold heart: a guide to Southbroom

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Tesla battery - power for your home

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Suzie Templeton blowing soul into her animations

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Day Trip from Oudtshoorn via Prince Albert and De Rust

Day Trip from Oudtshoorn via 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

Pulling your hair out trying to think of something to do with the children? The Wilgewandel Holiday Farm is just the place for ... TBI Adventures, Oudtshoorn

TBI Adventures, Oudtshoorn

TBI Adventures is a locally based outdoor adventure company operated by mountain man Johan Uys, a veteran of local exploration. More Tourism Articles

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Klein Karoo National Arts Festival

Klein Karoo National Arts Festival

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Klein Karoo Klassique

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Wesbank Leopard Crawl MTB

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