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WWho needs snow boarding, when you can go sand-boarding instead?! In Episode 7 of Bakkie Stories, we take in the surreal landscape of Sunday’s River sand dunes in Port Elizabeth.

Watch Maya, Saunders and Alice try their hand at sand-boarding for the first time; riding down some of the biggest dunes in the Eastern Cape! One of South Africa’s lesser-known attractions the Sunday's River sand dunes, within the Alexandria Dune Fields, are part of the largest coastal dune field in the southern hemisphere, stretching for 50km long and 2.2km wide!

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 13

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 13

Surf's up! Warm waters, empty beaches, world-class breaks and over 2,600km of coastline make South Africa the perfect spot for a surf trip!

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 12

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 12

Good morning Cape Town! In episode 12 we experience the iconic 260 million year old Table Mountain in more ways than one.

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 11

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 11

It's the last stop on our road-trip and we have arrived at the Cape Town, or as it's commonly known, the Mother City. We're off to V&A's Food Market - a mecca for foodies and home to traders passionate about the fresh, local, organic, artisan and homemade produce they sell

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 10

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 10

Our road-trip through South Africa continues and we’re in the wilderness. No, literally, we’re in ‘Wilderness’, a small town in South Africa’s Western Cape Province, part of the popular Garden Route and the perfect base for us to explore the magical underground world of Cango Caves near Oudtshoorn.

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Bakkies Stories - Trailer

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Bakkies Stories - Trailer

We're sending a trio of UK celebrities on an epic South African road trip. Join us as we take TV presenter Maya Jama, Instagram sensation Alice Liveing and travel blogger Saunders Carmichael-Brown , aka Saunders Says on an unbelievable 10 day road trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town.

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 9

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 9

In episode 9, we give Maya, Alice and Saunders a true South African bushveld experience.

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 8

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 8

In episode 8 we explore the exquisite scenes of the Tsitsikamma and paddle in an inflated rubber tube down the river rapids!

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 6

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 6

Episode 6 - our team take a cruise along Sunday's River, before visiting Addo Elephant Park

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 5

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 5

In episode 5 we step into another world and get spicy visiting Durban’s buzzing Victoria Street Market.

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 4

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 4

Episode 4 of our epic road-trip through South Africa sees the team cage-diving with sharks!

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 3

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 3

In Episode 3 our intrepid travellers experience the Big Rush Swing in Durban

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 2

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 2

Episode 2 sees the team sampling the delights of the Johannesburg nightlife.

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 1

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Bakkie Stories - Episode 1

Explore Maboneng with our intrepid crew in the first episode of Bakkie Stories.

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