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8 Best places for stargazing in South Africa

Looking to leave the city lights behind for the clear starry skies? Here are 8 of South Africa’s best night-sky destinations which will leave you star-struck.

Tankwa Karoo National Park

Northern Cape







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Western Cape





ǀAi-ǀAis/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park

Northern Cape


Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

Northern Cape - on the border between South Africa and Botswana






Kruger National Park




What would we do if the stars came out once in 100 years?

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Northern Cape



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When in the karoo one should at least take some sort of windmill shot ��☝

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Anysberg Nature Reserve

Western Cape


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