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Winter the Dullstroom way

The Highveld town of Dullstroom is not exempt from the blue skies and mild weather that blesses much of Mpumalanga province in the winter months. But from time to time, a cold front rolls in.

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It’s time for international bloggers to #MeetSouthAfrica!

In only a few days, 15 international bloggers will head to our beautiful land to #MeetSouthAfrica.

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OmmiBerg Round the Rock wine festival

The annual Paarl Ommiberg Round the Rock Wine Festival is one of the many harvesting fairs in the Western Cape. It takes place in the Paarl Winelands on 9 March 2013, with 12 participating vineyards hosting a range of events in honour of their vines, which, by early March, are full and heavy with fruit.

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Popping your cherry in the Free State

Once a year, this small town comes alive with visitors and locals from all over the province who make their into the town centre for the Ficksburg Cherry Festival

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Styling Africa

Lights, cameras ... print! That’s what stole my attention at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Africa, the much-anticipated fashion extravaganza that took place from 24 to 28 October at the ever-glamorous Melrose Arch in Johannesburg.

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David Tlale’s South Africa

  • October 26, 2012 by Mildred Thabane

It’s a balmy Friday afternoon as I manoeuvre through the downtown Johannesburg traffic on our way talk to fashion designer David Tlale about fashion, South Africa and what inspires him.

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The Karoo conference – a meeting of the minds

The last time we visited the central Karoo town of Beaufort West, it was in the middle of a desperate drought. There was a nationwide call for in-transit motorists to bring bottles of water to Beaufort West, and to drop them off at the municipal offices and local filling stations.

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Maloof Money Cup 2012: The action returns to Kimberley

The world’s biggest skateboarding event is once again bringing the Northern Cape town of Kimberley to life.

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Take a break – you deserve it

It’s national Tourism Month – a time to travel the back roads and backyards of sunny South Africa.

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Kickin’ up some dust

The little Upper Karoo town of Williston is holding a festival this weekend to say a fond goodbye to winter and big hello to spring.

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