• Icamagu Institute, Eastern Cape

    Icamagu Institute, Eastern Cape

    9 September 2013

    The Icamagu Institute near Dutywa in the Eastern Cape embraces the African system of ancestor worship and teaches the culture of the Xhosa people.

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  • Karroo Theatrical Hotel, Steytlerville, Eastern Cape

    Karroo Theatrical Hotel, Steytlerville, Eastern Cape

    9 September 2013

    It could be the setting of South Africa’s own The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert in the Karoo, where camp and cabaret meet over a grand piano.

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  • James Kitching: fossil hunter of the Karoo

    James Kitching: fossil hunter of the Karoo

    8 September 2013

    James Kitching led a full life, most of it in the wide open spaces of the Karoo, looking for fossil remains of the pre-dinosaur Permian Period.

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  • Nahoon Point Nature Reserve, East London

    Nahoon Point Nature Reserve, East London

    19 August 2013

    The East London coastline is a fascinating area for those interested in natural history; it is home to the oldest human footprints in the world.

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  • Morgan's Bay, Eastern Cape

    Morgan's Bay, Eastern Cape

    14 August 2013

    There are not many places in the world that are able to preserve an air of time having passed them by, but Morgan's Bay, or Morgs as it is known to the locals, is right up there.

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  • Route 56 Matatiele, KwaZulu-Natal

    Route 56 Matatiele, KwaZulu-Natal

    4 July 2013

    Matatiele, on Route 56, practically straddles the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. It’s a historic little mountain town with a colourful background.

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  • Art Versatile, East London

    Art Versatile, East London

    15 June 2013

    This young Xhosa artist has a game plan, good art education grounding, a style of his own and ambitions to sell his work around the world.

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  • Uniondale to Patensie – below the Baviaans

    Uniondale to Patensie – below the Baviaans

    8 June 2013

    When driving Route 62 in the Eastern Cape province from the town of Uniondale eastwards, you are never very far from the spirit and the culture of the ancient Khoikhoi people who lived here.

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