Africa Silks, the company opened in 1999 but started many years before. Ronel Swart, the owner of Africa Silks started her journey with silk in the early 90's. She initially started working with silk worms together with the South African Government as a job creation initiative.
Buhle is a non-profit organisation that was established in the year 2000 to train and mentor new and developing farmers from across South Africa, enabling them to run their own profitable and sustainable farming businesses.
Bartholomeus Klip (BK) is a wonderfully restored Victorian homestead on an operational wheat and sheep farm amid the 10,000 acres Elandsberg Nature Reserve in the Cape Winelands, just outside Riebeek and a mere 15 minutes’ drive from Wellington.
The Rest farm can be found deep in the Sneeuberg mountains of the Karoo. At the top of the water catchment you will find a refuge from sound/light/air pollution. Taking a break from the endless buzz of information, cars and deadlines, you can find a place of deep rest.
The Path Out of Poverty or “POP” program seeks to transform rural communities, by offering the next generation of children the opportunity to become healthy, self-confident, educated young people able to take up servant leadership roles in their own communities.
Your hosts, Simon and Cheryl Blackburn (ex Singita Private Game Reserve and ex Kwando Safari Experience) are both experienced safari & mountain guides, South African-born, they have spent their time together exploring remote parts of Africa.
The little hamlet of Herold lies almost halfway between George and Oudtshoorn offering not only peaceful tranquillity and serene contemplation, but access to both the coastal and inland attractions of the Klein Karoo, Garden Route and Langkloof.
The revival of Riel dance in and around Wupperthal is a community initiative close to the heart of Bushmans Kloof and Floris Smith. 'Die Nuwe Graskoue Trappers' riel dance troupe was born in 2012 when Floris Smith made one of his frequent visits to the nearby village of Wupperthal, reaching out to the youth by starting a riel dance project supported by Bushmans Kloof.
Heilfontein Lodge & Log Cabin are a self-catering homestead and wooden cabin, located on a private farm that is situated in the Hemel & Aarde valley, 7 km from the small picturesque town of Tesselaarsdal in the Western Cape.
For accommodation in Tzaneen this is the place to be ... in the heart of the north eastern Lowveld of the magical Limpopo Province in South Africa - you will find the Tzaneen Country Lodge with its new Earth Spa.
The oldest guest farm in South Africa - since 1938. Melton Wold is our little piece of heaven in the heart of the Karoo, come enjoy Karoo hospitality at its best on an historic farm where time seems to stand still.
The Rooibos Route is an outflow of the Rooibos Teahouse, started in August 2012 by sisters Sanet and Marietjie. They found that tourists asked a lot of questions about this unique tea and realised that a route will add value to the tourists’ experience.
Numbi Valley permaculture Farm is nestled in a secluded Valley 12km from the small town of De Rust. We have been small scale Organic Farmers, producing Olive Oil, Honey, Fruit and Veggies for the past 12 years on this beautiful piece of Klein Karoo land.