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green gold The Turbine is ecofriendly and luxurious PHOTOS: kate turkington
green gold The Turbine is ecofriendly and luxurious PHOTOS: kate turkington

The Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa on Thesen Island is the perfect base to explore Knysna, its history and its nearby attractions on the Garden Route, writes Kate Turkington
 
I’ve slept in some weird places in my time – a Peruvian cave, an Irish gypsy caravan, a haunted Scottish castle and a leakyTibetan yurt – but never before in a boiler room.

But let’s go back a bit in history first.

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