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Say it with flowers!

Say it with flowers!

October 19, 2013

The Floral Kingdom of the Maloti Drakensberg

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Fouriesburg, Kyknet Kwêla Town of the Year celebrates a successful Maloti Makiti

Fouriesburg, Kyknet Kwêla Town of the Year celebrates a successful Maloti Makiti

October 3, 2013

The Eastern Free State town of Fouriesburg celebrated its 120th birthday over the weekend of the 20 – 22 September 2013.

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The special place that is the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park

The special place that is the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park

September 23, 2013

“The uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, situated in KwaZulu-Natal and bordering the mountain kingdom of Lesotho, is renowned for its s…

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Maloti Makiti: Fouriesburg celebrations

Maloti Makiti: Fouriesburg celebrations

August 21, 2013

The month of September will prove to be an exciting one for the town of Fouriesburg in the Free State. Not only was the town vot…

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Dorp van die Jaar Winners

Dorp van die Jaar Winners

August 7, 2013

The Maloti Drakensberg Route (MDR) is proud to announce that two of their towns were placed in the top ten as finalists in the K…

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Two Maloti Drakensberg Route towns win provincial `Dorp van die Jaar’

Two Maloti Drakensberg Route towns win provincial `Dorp van die Jaar’

June 21, 2013

Winterton and Fouriesburg were voted the top towns in their respective provinces in the Kyknet Dorp van die Jaar competition.

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MDR wins the Silver Award for Stand Design and Presentation

MDR wins the Silver Award for Stand Design and Presentation

June 20, 2013

The Maloti Drakensberg Route won the Silver Award for Stand Design and Presentation at the Gauteng Outdoor Expo held on the 24 –…

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IT’S SNOWING on the Maloti Drakensberg Route

IT’S SNOWING on the Maloti Drakensberg Route

June 20, 2013

So what are you doing this winter? Dreams of alpine skiing and a white winter with snow falling gently down on the Alps? But the…

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Round the World cyclist visits Rhodes and Lesotho on the MDR

Round the World cyclist visits Rhodes and Lesotho on the MDR

June 20, 2013

Walkerbouts Country Inn in Rhodes, on the Maloti Drakensberg Route, recently hosted Hiromu Jimbo, a Japanese cyclist who, since …

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Rhodes Stoepsitfees set to become a hardy annual

Rhodes Stoepsitfees set to become a hardy annual

June 20, 2013

The idea of a "stoepsitfees", when it was first proposed to the residents of Rhodes in the north eastern Cape on the Maloti Drak…

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