I Love You: The South African Way

South Africa is known for its diversity of cultures and we are lovingly named the rainbow nation.  There are at least 35 indigenous languages and 11 are official languages! English is the primary language used in parliament.  However, it is not the
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A Day Trip From Swellendam – The Tradouw Pass, The Little Karoo and more

An exploration day trip from Swellendam, making a full circle through the majestic Langeberg Mountains via the Tradouw Pass. What makes this trip unique is being able to experience the lush landscapes of the Overberg, to the contrasting and equally jaw-dropping, thirsty
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Marloth Nature Reserve

Marloth Nature Reserve Mountain The beautiful Marloth Nature Reserve is situated in the majestic Langeberg mountains bordering Swellendam. The mountainous reserve is 14 123 hectares in size and is a World Heritage Site. As the De Hoop Nature Reserve, it is one
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Wine On The Veranda: The Coffee Edition

Hilian Soldaat and Bert Pienaar joined me on this special episode of Wine On The Veranda at Impangele Guesthouse in Swellendam, South Africa. Remember to subscribe to be the first to get updates about new posts.  Follow us on Instagram @wineontheverandasa and @xploresawithme or Facebook Xplore South
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Wine On The Veranda: A Loo, A Bomb and Pinotage

Alvi’s Drift Pinotage 2017 vs Boland Cellar Cappupino Ccinotage In this weeks episode of Wine On The Veranda, I invited the previous owners of Impangele Guesthouse in Swellendam, Dave and Amanda Shackley to taste two pinotages with me. Amanda and Dave are
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