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Witness Hilton Arts Festival

KZN’s foremost arts and culture festival - the annual Witness Hilton Arts Festival comes to the Hilton College from 18 to 20 September with a glittering line-up of cutting-edge drama, comedy, music and cabaret, as well as an impressive array of arts and crafts in a bumper programme that features an enticing mix of hot South African performers and artists gleaned from the most prestigious stages around the country including the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown in July.

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The Jane Goodall Institute's Chimpanzee Eden

Just outside the city of Nelspruit is a unique sanctuary and attraction in South Africa that protects and conserves through educating the public and offering a safe environment for chimpanzees. It is the only chimpanzee sanctuary in South Africa. The institute takes in chimpanzees from around world, that have been taken from their natural environments at a young age and now find themselves lost and without refuge. The Jane Goodall Institute’s Chimpanzee Eden rescues and takes care of these chimpanzees, and through their efforts they save countless lives each year.

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Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape

Nature lovers bound for South Africa’s Northern Cape Province will likely find themselves being drawn to the Richtersveld. This mountainous desert landscape is unlike anything most people have ever seen – some even choose to describe it as ‘martian’. It is a place where craggy, sharp mountains rise steeply from flat, sandy plains and where the dryness of these places is contrasted sharply with the lush vegetation growing on the banks of the Orange River. This all comes together to form the Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape.

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Vodacom Tour de Soweto Cycle Challenge

Vodacom Tour de Soweto Experiencing Soweto on a Bicycle Both local residents and tourists alike are invited to enter the Vodacom Tour de Soweto, a unique cycling event that will allow people of all ages to experience the vibe of this colourful Johannesburg township up close.

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Bombyx Mori Silk Farm

A rather unique treat in an otherwise tradition-laden tourist market, the Bombyx Mori Silk Farm is both educational and inspiring. You’ll find this great attraction near the Swadinin turn off on the R531 near Kampersrus.

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R62 Brandy Route

Combining the beauty of the South African landscape with the legacy of the country’s rich brandy making tradition, the R62 Brandy Route is a wonderful alternative to more traditional tourist routes. The well-chosen path takes travellers past romantic settlements such as Worcester, Montagu, Calitzdorp, Oudtshoorn, De Rust and Barrydale, and creates a memorable journey for the connoisseur.

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Tantalize Your Tastebuds at Gauteng’s Oyster, Wine & Food Festival

Oysters have long been considered an exotic and luxury food, with some claiming that they have powerful aphrodisiac properties, although this has not been proven. What has been scientifically established is that oysters are one of nature’s most nutritionally well balanced foods and highly beneficial for heart health when included in a low-cholesterol diet. Oysters tend to be an acquired taste, and those who have eaten them either disliked the experience, or loved it and keep coming back for more. It is this latter group that you will find at the many oyster festivals held around the world, where oyster aficionados gather to enjoy each other’s company and feast on these little shell-encased sea creatures.

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Greyton – A Western Cape Treasure

The picturesque village of Greyton, located at the foot of the Riviersonderend Mountains around an hours drive from Cape Town in the Overberg region of the Western Cape, offers city-dwellers the perfect place to step out of the hustle and bustle of everyday life and into an atmosphere of peace and tranquility. Greyton was established about 150 years ago and the original little cottages, many built by semi-skilled laborers, still line the roads of the village, enhancing its old world charm.

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