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Knowing the Best Kinds of Wine in South Africa

People enjoy drinking wine because it's meal partner, and has healthy effects on the body. In South Africa you must try Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinotage, Shiraz, Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, ..
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Budget Travel in the Free Sate - Ever Present Windmill in the ..

The best time to visit this part of South Africa is in the months of April and May. This Province of South Africa is famouse for its `boerekos (traditional Afrikaner farm-style cuisine) and ..
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Historical Background of South Africa

Bantu-speaking populations began moving into southern Africa from the center of the continent around A. D. 500 (see Southern African Societies to ca. 1600, ch. 1). In the process, they encountered ..
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14 Day African Uganda Jungle Safari - The Best

DAY 1 Arrive at Entebbe international airport in Uganda. We where welcomed by our Staff of Real-Africa-Adventures who transferred us to the IMPERIAL RESORT BEACH HOTEL. If you are a early arrival you .
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The History of Wellington - 45 Minutes Drive from Cape Town

Wellington, steeped in history and tradition, has a magical atmosphere that will captivate you once you discover the town, its people and myriad of attractions. The first inhabitants of the Berg ..
(June 14, 2007)
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Camdeboo National Park - South Africa

Find Graaff-Reinet in the Eastern Cape of South Africa on a map and then look for Camdeboo National Park a place you have to visit. Formed hundreds of millions of years ago, the Karoo of South ..
(June 05, 2007)
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Karoo National Park - South Africa - 500 km North of Cape Town

The Great Karoo is a vast and unforgiving landscape of which the Karoo National Park is but a small portion. Being the largest ecosystem in South Africa, the Karoo is home to a fascinating diversity ..
(June 05, 2007)
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Families love to visit the Cape Winelands - South Africa

And you'll love the Cape Winelands too, if you - enjoy being out in the open, surrounded by beautiful scenery - have a family that will enjoy doing things together. There is so much more to the ..
(June 06, 2007)
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Ithala Game Reserve - KwaZulu Natal - South Africa

This magnificent reserve, tumbling from the heights of the Ngotshe Mountains a thousand meters down into a deep valley, carved over the eons by the Phongolo River revealing the world`s oldest rock ..
(June 01, 2007)
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Pilanesberg National Park - North West - South Africa

The crater of a long extinct volcano is the setting of Pilanesberg National Park - a fascinating alkaline complex produced by volcanic eruptions some 1300 million years ago. Pilanesberg is one of ..
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The Greater St Lucia Wetland Park - KwaZulu Natal - South ..

A very special slice of Africa, the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park offers ecotourists some of the most diverse wildlife and outdoor experiences imaginable. Besides Lake St Lucia - a unique, 38 000 ha .
(June 01, 2007)
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Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park - South Africa

The uKhahlamba – Drakensberg Park, a World Heritage Site, has exceptional natural beauty in its soaring basaltic buttresses, incisive dramatic cutbacks, and golden sandstone ramparts. Managed by ..
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Cultivating Of Succulent Plants In South Africa

The successful cultivation of succulents requires patience, knowledge and a little luck. To me, there is no guide that you are able to follow to cultivate succulents, you have to learn from your ..
(February 10, 2007)
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Perfect Climate in South Africa for the Wine Industry

In South Africa, viticulture originated and still mainly takes place at a latitude of 27°-34° south in an area with a Mediterranean climate. The Western Cape is cooler than its position might ..
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Africa Namibia Travel & Tips Information

In Namibia, upon the parched palate of a vast and contradictory land, the realities of thirst have created a plethora of idiosyncratic societies. The shifting dunes of the Namib Desert are ..
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Africa Mauritius Travel & Tips Information

The tropical island cocktail of Mauritius lulls you into a timeless zone where your simplest inclinations for pleasure, self-indulgence, easy comfort, gentle exploration, social ease and idle ..
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Africa Zambia Travel & Tips Information

When you really want to appreciate nature, solid structures are more of a hindrance than a blessing. When you arrive at a Zambian game viewing venue, you will find easy open structures fashioned of ..
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Africa Botswana Travel & Tips Information

Once upon a time a river took a journey and lost its way in the desert. Instead of drowning in despair, it luxuriated in its solitude, spread its liquid resource into a delta and created nature's ..
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South African Visas Required When Traveling Overseas

South African passport holders need a visa to enter the Schengen area of Europe. The countries of the Schengen territory are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, ..
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Scuba Dive Destination In South Africa - Protea Banks

Protea Banks is rated as one of the world's best shark diving spots, and lies about 8 kms offshore, its a deep dive suitable for experienced divers. One hours drive south of Umkomaas / Aliwal Shoal. ..
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Mozambique Scuba Diving Destinations

Vibrant coral reefs are scattered all over the sea bottom in the close vicinity of the very protected launching site and varies from only a few meters to over 40 meters deep and therefore cater for ..
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South African Scuba Dive - Great White Shark Cage Diving

There are two areas where Great White diving is done, Gansbaai and Mosselbaai. Both these destinations can be reached with a scenery drive from Cape Town International Airport. Below is some ..
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Cape Town in South Africa has Impressive Mountains and ..

The city is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and by idyllic landscapes with a unique fauna and flora, impressive mountains and marvellous beaches on the Cape Peninsula, the warm False Bay and the ..
(March 03, 2007)
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Stellenbosch in South Africa Has Warm Summers and Winter ..

With its temperate Mediterranean climate, beautiful surroundings, magnificent backdrop of mountain ranges, modern facilities and close proximity to all major places of interest in the Cape Peninsula, .
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Wilderness in South Africa has the Woodville Tree about 800 ..

There is 2500 ha National Park with five rivers, five lakes, two estuaries and 18 km of coastline. Wilderness sports many types of wildlife, in particular birds. Many types of water birds breed here ..
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