Travel 25.7.2017 09:00 am

Here are some of the best places in southern Africa to see stars in winter

Winter evenings in SA can be chilly, but if you spend all your time inside, you’ll miss out on one of winter’s attractions, namely the night sky.

The clear, cold winter nights of the Southern Hemisphere often offer perfect conditions for stargazing.

Here are some of the best places in southern Africa to see stars in winter
Here are some of the best places in southern Africa to see stars in winter

Here are some of the best places in southern Africa to see stars in winter

Winter evenings in SA can be chilly, but if you spend all your time inside, you’ll miss out on one of winter’s attractions, namely the night sky.

Stay warm in the Waterberg
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Stay warm in the Waterberg

After a thrilling yet bumpy game drive (and a stop for sundowners), all you want to do is sink into a warm bubble bath and allow your muscles to relax.
At long last, now here is a longer neck for better beer
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At long last, now here is a longer neck for better beer

If you’ve been kneeling in front of the altar of craft beer, there’s a new gospel you need to consider before receiving the next loving embracing of your deity. Striped Horse has launched a giraffe bottle.
What a time for Pinot Noir
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What a time for Pinot Noir

Hemel-enAarde Valley boutique winery Bouchard recently ranked as the top red wine producer in SA at the 2017 South African Wine Index awards.
Blackberries are beneficial for weight loss
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Blackberries are beneficial for weight loss

Including blackberries in your diet can be an advantageous way to support your weight-loss efforts as this amazing fruit offers great health benefits!
Eat foods with a high water content to keep the weight down
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Eat foods with a high water content to keep the weight down

Foods that have a high water content tend to fill up more space in your stomach
How to make hazelnut-studded white chocolate and cinnamon blondies
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How to make hazelnut-studded white chocolate and cinnamon blondies

These blondies are comfortingly chewy, nutty and cinnamon-laced.
Why men need mushrooms
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Why men need mushrooms

Mushrooms are virtually fat-free and low in calories and carbs.
15 of the best travel apps to take your holiday to the next level
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15 of the best travel apps to take your holiday to the next level

Going on holiday and travelling to new places (whether they’re in South Africa or not) is always incredible.
Lock, stock and wine barrel
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Lock, stock and wine barrel

There’s nothing wrong with being single.
48 hours in Mpumalanga’s most charming town
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48 hours in Mpumalanga’s most charming town

City dwellers won’t admit it, but they like to escape the grind once in a while.
The wine route you really should know about
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The wine route you really should know about

When you think ‘wine route’, Stellensbosch is probably one of the first places that comes to mind.

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