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  • Free State

    Gariep

    The picturesque Gariep Dam is located in the Free State, between the cities of Colesberg and Bloemfontein. Travelers often use the Gariep Dam as a stop over on their way to and from Cape Town and Johannesburg, but many return for a longer stay after they have discovered the beauty and attractions that it offers. The peaceful waters of the dam are a great attraction for family holidays, ...

  • Free State

    Parys

    The weeping willows that line the Vaal River give the town of Parys a tranquil atmosphere. The bustling farmland, on which cattle, tobacco and corn are farmed, blankets the surrounding area in green fields and picturesque landscapes. As this beautiful farming town is only an hour from Johannesburg, many city dwellers escape to Parys to get away from their daily lives and enjoy the numerous ...

  • North West

    Hartebeespoort

    Nestled between the Hartebeespoort Dam and the scenic Magaliesberg Mountains, lies the charming little town of Hartebeespoort. Located in the North West Province of South Africa, Hartebeespoort is within a pleasant hour’s drive of both Johannesburg and Pretoria, and with its many activities and attractions, it is a very popular day-trip for city dwellers.

  • Activities

    Water Sports

    South Africa is truly a water lover’s paradise. Filled with lakes, rivers, dams and kilometers of pristine coastline, the opportunities truly are endless. This is a fact which has not only invited water sport enthusiasts to bring their favorite sport to the country, but has also inspired several new sports or made for the very best sporting conditions in the world for a number of water ...