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Naries Namakwa Retreat | Flower Season

Posted on Thu August 8, 2019.

The explosion of colour during the Spring time “flower season” in the Western parts of South Africa, have for many decades been one of the most popular tourist options in the country. Thousands of local and international visitors plan their trips to the Western and Northern Cape around the months of August-October, in the hope to experience this natural phenomenon.

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Adventure Shop Stellenbosch

Posted on Thu August 8, 2019.

Stellenbosch Adventure Shop believes that one should experience South Africa and not just see it. Their carefully designed private tours and itineraries are build around adventures and experiences at destinations they love to visit.

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Agulhas Country Lodge

Posted on Thu August 8, 2019 in CRC Members.

Cape Agulhas is the southernmost town in Africa and is the place where the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet. Its main attraction is of course the southernmost tip of Africa and the second oldest working light house.

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A New Activity Spreads Its Wings At De Hoop: Vulture Experience

Posted on Fri August 2, 2019.

The only surviving colony of Cape Vultures in the Western cape call the steep cliffs of the Potberg Mountains home, and now guests to De Hoop Nature Reserve can experience these magnificent and endangered creatures up close.

With its year-round offerings, CCRs portfolio of top tier Western and Eastern Cape hotels, guesthouse, lodges, nature reserves and activities ensures guests memorable experiences against the backdrop of South Africa’s scenic qualities.

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Cascade Country Manor Gets Another Thumbs-up For Western Cape Eco-tourism

Posted on Fri August 2, 2019.

Cascade Country Manor, an owner-managed hotel and spa in the heart of the Paarl Winelands, is one of the latest additions to South Africa’s list of Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) certified companies. According to FTT, Africa’s leading sustainable, responsible tourism practitioner, Cascade Country Manor is now part of the continent’s growing portfolio of almost 200 FTT-accredited establishments.

The Mediterranean-style 15-room villa, and one of the Cape Country Routes’ (CCR) grandeur four-star boutique hotels and spas, is in a class of its own. Surrounded by twenty-three hectares of 100-year-old olive orchards and 900 olive trees, Cascade Country Manor is set in the largest olive-producing valley in the southern hemisphere.

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