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Chris Marais

Chris Marais

    Cradock: More than a frontier town
    Cradock: More than a frontier town
    The Eastern Cape river town of Cradock was once the Last Chance Saloon for wagon trains heading through the vast Karoo to the diamond and gold...
    Platteland party animals
    Platteland party animals
    My good friend Les Bush is, at 60-plus, the Eternal Party Animal. In the words of some T-shirt bard, Les "fears no beer". And he treats Jack...
    A walk down Sapphire
    A walk down Sapphire
    A week of road-tripping through the south of Madagascar is like visiting the rice paddies of Vietnam, the French Quarter of New Orleans, the...