Salmonsdam Waterfall Hiking Trail

The Salmonsdam Nature Reserve in the Western Cape offers those who love the outdoors a number of walking and hiking trails through the reserve itself. The Waterfall Trail is a very manageable two kilometre trail that takes only around an hour to complete. It is an out-and-return trail that takes hikers through the magnificent fynbos, endemic to South Africa, as well as Cape ...
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Perlemoen Hiking Trail

The Perlemoen Green Flag slackpacking trail, centred around South Africa’s famous Great White shark cage diving and whale watching capital of Gansbaai, basically consists of three days’ hiking (with alternative shorter as well as self-catering options). The trail provides fascinating insight into the area – famous for its shipwrecks and infamous for its Perlemoen (abalone) poac...
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Showtime in Bettys Bay

Delightful two bedroom home:  This compact 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home offers more than meets the eye. Loads of built in cupboards, laundry, scullery off large modern kitchen. Built in braai/TV room and sliding doors to yard. Alarm, burglar bars. Direct access to house from garage. Approved plans and voila, full 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house in a jiffy. Neat finishes! Read more...
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Why Buy in Hermanus

Hermanus, well-known for its whale watching season and breath-taking scenery. Situated only 90 minutes drive from Cape Town along theWhale Coast Route. This seaside village promises to charm visitors and locals all year round. Hermanus offers accommodation to suite any persons budget. Establishments range from hotels and guest houses, to back packers and camping, to five-sta...
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2015 Rugby World Cup Fixtures

The Overberg Property blog and Chas Everitt bring you the key information for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, including dates and kick-off times for every fixture in England! The 2015 Rugby World Cup is scheduled to be the eighth Rugby World Cup, the quadrennial rugby union world championship. The tournament will be hosted by England from 18 September to 31 October 2015. Twicken...
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Happy Youth Day

The Overberg Property blog and Chas Everitt wish you a Happy Youth Day. 16 June is a public holiday in South Africa. It commemorates the Soweto Riots of 1976 that began after a government edict declared that all instruction in black schools would be in Afrikaans. Youth Day reminds South Africans of the importance of its youth, and bring the message that the country never ...
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Featured Property in Bettys Bay

This is the lifestyle:  Over fifty years old, this is a true Grande Dame of Bettys Bay. Lovingly resuscitated over the last thirteen years by current owners who are rather sad to be giving up the lifestyle which this property offers. Home, garden, beach & sea flow all into one and offer an ever changing vista as well as the constant rush of the ocean is ever present. Livi...
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