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With your car hire Cape Town to the cycle tour South Africa

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Are you an avid cyclist and know the Cape Town Cycle Tour, formerly known as the Argus Cycle Race? Or do you prefer to step on the accelerator in your vehicle rather than using muscle power and have therefore booked your car hire Cape Town for your trip across South Africa? Even then, it is worth paying a visit to the Mother City on October 10th and soaking up the atmosphere that normally wafts through the streets of Cape Town …

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Follow the trail of stones with your car hire

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Time almost turned back to what it was 150 years ago – as it is just a few months that passed since an alleged diamond find in Ladysmith triggered a new excavation hype. While looking after his animals, glittering stones fell into the hands of a shepherd, which prompted hundreds of fortune seekers to dig for treasure. Unfortunately, the disillusionment followed immediately: conventional quartz crystals instead of valuable gemstones caused the hopeful to leave the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal …

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Steer your car hire Johannesburg to the executive capital city

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Did you know that there are exactly 15 countries in the world that officially have more than one capital? 14 of them cannot decide between two, for example Malaysia with Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya, Bolivia with La Paz and Sucre or Montenegro with Cetinje and Podgorica. However, only one nation around the globe has decided to grant the judiciary, legislative and executive branches their own capital each – and this is South Africa: the country of your holiday-choice, the country …

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Cape Town Car Hire during COVID-19

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  South Africa was closed for nearly half a year to International travel due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. From 26st March 2020 and will resume from the 1st October 2020. Finally, our president announced the dates when our borders will open again to International countries (Excluding High-Risk Countries such as the UK, US and India) from the 1st of October onwards – as long as they had a COVID-19 test within 72 hours before the flight.  How has Cape Town …

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Where to Go Wine Tasting in Stellenbosch?

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Waterford Wine Estate We have many wine farms in the Cape but there are a few offering pairings with a twist. Book a Rental Car through us and visit one or more of these interesting estates. These estates are all situated in close proximity on the beautiful Stellenbosch Wine Route: 1. CHOCOLATE AND WINE AT WATERFORD ESTATE Photo Source: Night Jar Travel Famous winemaker Kevin Arnold has worked closely with Belgian Chocolatier Richard van Geusau to create a series of …

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How Did Around About Cars (Est. 1995) Become The First BBE Accredited Car Rental Company in South Africa? An Interview With Co-Owner Raymond Selokela

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Raymond Selokela is Co-Owner of Around About Cars Car Hire since 2006. However, in this interview, he shows us, that his journey first led him in a different direction. Raymond, please introduce yourself. Tell us where you were born, about your family background and where you grew up. Raymond: I was born over 40 years ago in Mogwase, North West, which is in the backdrop of the majestic Pilanesberg Mountains, South Africa. A wonderful home to the tourist attractions of …