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Local is lekker! 16 destinations for your post-lockdown dream list

Dusk falls on the Blesbok Loop in Golden Gate Highlands National Park. Photo: Willem van der Berg
Dusk falls on the Blesbok Loop in Golden Gate Highlands National Park. Photo: Willem van der Berg

Yes, you can hit the road again and travel through the entire country! During lockdown, did you also catch yourself staring out the window, longing for a little freedom? Yeah, us too. These are the places that the go! editorial team will be travelling to now that lockdown regulations have been lifted. Which destination are you dreaming about? 

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Picture this: fields of fynbos full of everlastings, red heath and pink Bot River proteas, interspersed with the odd pocket of indigenous forest; hiking trails winding up to craggy mountain peaks that offer sea views, and down to river pools where dragonflies hover over the water and a grey heron waits silently for a fish to swim past.

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