Passes-and-PoortsPasses & Poorts: Getaway’s Top 30 Scenic Mountain Routes in the Western Cape is a detailed guide packed with information to enrich readers' driving experience of this rugged terrain, from the Cederberg in the northwest to the Tsitsikamma Mountains in the east.

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Passes-and-Poorts-Top-Scenic-RoutesPasses & Poorts South Africa: Getaway’s Top Scenic Mountain Routes provides a detailed guide to the most scenic and is packed with information to enrich both the driving and the armchair travelling experience, from fauna and flora to the personalities behind the passes. Many of the modern passes in South Africa still follow ancient animal migration routes; others are engineering masterpieces that challenge gravity.

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Country Life



Flower Route Guide

Visitor’s Guide Flower Route by Marion Whitehead (MapStudio)

Welcome to the greatest wild flower show on earth! This informative travel guide explores the coast north of Cape Town when 3,500 species burst into bloom in the veld during the sexiest part of their reproduction cycle.

Find out more about this guide which includes great maps and trip planning tips. Visiting the flowers will lighten the heart, lift the spirit and pique the curiosity.

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Radio Helderberg Interview

Passes & Poorts South Africa interview on Radio Helderberg:
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SAfm's Time to Travel

Visitors Flower Route Guide interview with Karen Key on SAfm's Time to Travel:
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Marion Whitehead

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