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14 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa
Updated August 25, 2023
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In South Africa, a Seed Librarian Seeks Ancestral Knowledge
Zayaan Khan runs a "Seed Biblioteek" out of her home.
by Mary Fawzy
Podcast: Boulders Beach Penguin Sanctuary
Join us for a daily celebration of the world’s most wondrous, unexpected, even strange places.
by The Podcast Team
Tapi Tapi Ice Cream Is a Sweet Education on African Liberation
Tapiwa Guzha's desserts stir up conversation about culture, history, and identity.
by Mary Fawzy
A Parade of 2,000 Ducks Keeps a South African Vineyard Running
For pest control, this South African farm enlisted a fowl army.
by Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey
The World's Most Famous Ghost Ship Is an Enduring Symbol of Empire
The Flying Dutchman's long afterlife began with a British power trip.
by Isaac Schultz