Winter rainfalls in the province of extremes are a promise. The raindrops mean the flowers will bloom in spring. The Northern Capes’ flower season, as it’s known, is no ordinary springtime blossom.
The Riemvasmaak Hot Springs is one of the many natural wonders in the province of extremes. Located between the Orange and Molopo rivers in Riemvasmaak, the hot springs are surrounded by granite cliffs, and offer spectacular views of the mountain desert and wilderness.
There’s another long weekend coming up, at the end of this month. Why not make the most of it and explore the Northern Cape’s Kokerboom Food and Wine Route? Whether you’re looking for a family getaway, a leisurely day trip or thrilling desert adventures, you’ll find it all here.
Artists of all ages are invited to take part in the Riverine Rabbit Thinking Path and Artist Residency from 10 to 17 April 2017, at the Aart Huis in Loxton.
The Cape Getaway Show will return to the Lourensford wine estate, Somerset West, from 31 March to 2 April 2017. Northern Cape Tourism will be at Stand B64 – be sure to visit the stand for a chance to win a tour of the South African Astronomical Observatory, home of the Southern African Large Telescope near Sutherland.
You'd be forgiven for having a puzzled look when you hear the name “Loxton” but did you know that this small town, dubbed the most beautiful town in the Karoo, is home to a thriving wool industry and is one of the biggest producers of garlic in the country?