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Must-Visit in the Mountains of Eastern Cape
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Must-Visit in the Mountains of Eastern Cape

Much has been written about the Eastern Cape’s incredible coastline and beaches and the lush rolling hills and deep gorges of the region’s trail-rich Wild Coast. But the Eastern Cape’s interior, and the mountains of the Eastern Cape, remain an anomaly - a d...
Escape To these Quiet Places in South Africa
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Escape To these Quiet Places in South Africa

Escape To these 8 Quiet Places in South Africa ~ Travelling can be exhilarating, eye-opening and, more often than not, transforming. The bustle and rush of seeing, doing and experiencing the abundance of what South Africa has to offer its visitors can sometime...
6 Off The Beaten Track Towns In The Eastern Cape
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6 Off The Beaten Track Towns In The Eastern Cape

South Africa is one of the best holiday destinations in Africa enjoying an ever-increasing number of tourists every year, who head to the glamorous coastal cities of Cape Town and Durban, and the cosmopolitan city of Johannesburg. Away from these cities Sou...
Stitching The Dragon’s Tail – South Africas Great 8 Passes Challenge
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Stitching The Dragon’s Tail – South Africas Great 8 Passes Challenge

Imagine driving the highest navigable mountain pass in the country, enjoying wild and unspoilt countryside with views to match, skiing the slopes of Ben Macdhui and then passing down the other side of the mountain into one of the country's prettiest and most h...
10 Reasons Rhodes Should Be On Your Bucket List Of Towns To Visit In South Africa
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10 Reasons Rhodes Should Be On Your Bucket List Of Towns To Visit In South Africa

Rhodes is a fairytale type village perched in amongst the mountains where time seems, literally, to stand still. Fringed by mountains, fresh air and the calls of swallows and red-chested cuckoos, the unique Victorian-style tin roofed homes, hotel and shops rem...
Take a walk on “The Wild Side of the Drakensberg” – Wartrail Skywalk
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Take a walk on “The Wild Side of the Drakensberg” – Wartrail Skywalk

Since 1996 top athletes from South Africa and beyond have ventured to the little-known Eastern Cape Highlands to participate in what is probably one of the toughest adventure races in the country – The Salomon Skyrun. Starting in the picturesque town of Lad...
I Love Barkly East because …
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I Love Barkly East because …

Hi, I’m Kate Nelson from Barkly East in the Eastern Cape. BARKLY EAST IS BEST KNOW FOR tranquil guest farms, spectacular mountain scenery, snow in the winter and fly-fishing in the summer. GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN having a snowball fight during winter, or ...