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Jul 13, 2011 - To Augrabies Falls via Calvinia

A long day travelling north towards the historic town of Calvinia – named after the protestant minister John Calvin , who fled to South Africa to escape religious persecution – South Africa must be full of these types! Passed through areas of diverse farming (sheep, cattle, vines). To all the rooibos tea drinkers out there, we drove through the rooibos capital of the world, a town called Clanwilliam, near where we saw some plantations. After lunch we passed through wild flower country which looked lovely even though it is still a while away...

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