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Gifting experiences this festive season

Posted on Wed December 2, 2020.

It’s time for #ExperiencesNotThings this festive season, enjoyed in a safe and responsible manner. The beautiful sights of South Africa await, #SouthAfricaIsTravelReady! By gifting experiences, we support industries that have been affected the most by the pandemic and its economic consequences. Not to forget the many conservation-, education- and research projects that are indirectly supported as well.

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From the perfect proposal to a romantic honeymoon

Posted on Thu October 22, 2020.

Once you have found the courage to propose, you really want every element to be absolutely magical so that the answer to your question can only be a “yes”! This dilemma of perfection includes the venue, setting and general atmosphere. Finding the right location for a proposal can be a tough task. This does not have to be the case!

Cape Country Routes properties have been chosen by guests for their “character, charm and romance” – so what could be a better fit? Wedding couples can be ensured that all Cape Country Routes members will go the extra mile to make this special moment even more memorable.

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5 of the Best Game Reserves on the Garden Route

Posted on Wed September 2, 2020.

Written by Ariadne van Zandbergen

The Garden Route is one of South Africa’s most popular tourist destinations. Its 200km coastline, stretching roughly between Mossel Bay and Tsitsikamma, features endless white sandy beaches, indigenous fairy-tale forests, wetlands brimming with birdlife, majestic mountain ranges, and rivers meandering through deep gorges. And although the province of Mpumalanga is traditionally the country’s foremost place to go for a safari, the Garden Route boasts several very good game reserves that complete it as an all-round African destination. Here are 5 of the best Game Reserves on the Garden Route.

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Let’s get behind that wheel

Posted on Sun July 12, 2020.

As the members of the group regularly exchange online, sharing their best practices with regards to protocols and travel preparations, the group has created inspiring packages to kick-start travel ideas and travel bookings. #BackToTheRoutes and #bestroadtrip is the motto of these packages suggesting different itinerary options. Some are packaged according to themes and niche interests, others packaged according to more traditional routings:

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Back to the “Routes“

Posted on Sat June 20, 2020.

As the travel world we used to know is undergoing severe changes and the so called #VUCA world (a world marked by volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity) becomes the new reality, travel experts predict that we will soon be witnessing a #BackToTheRoutes movement, a movement towards travel along the quiet, off the beaten track and crowd-free roads. People long for freedom, personal freedom but also the desire to move around freely, spend time outdoors, witness fauna and flora unfold – enjoy nature at its best!

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