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Winter travels to warmer weather in Hartebeespoort dam.

Winter travels to warmer weather in Hartebeespoort dam.

Facts about Hartebeespoort Dam Hartbeespoort means "pass of the hartebeest", a species of antelope in Afrikaans. Hartebeespoort Dam is a small holiday town, is also known as Harties. The town is situated close to the Hartbeespoort dam wall, and the villages of Kosmos, Melodie, Ifafi and Meerhof can be found alongside its banks. Hartbeespoort was previously known as Schoemansville, named after General Hendrik Schoeman. Hartbeespoort dam is located in the North East of the North West Province on the route to Sun City and is within an hours travel from the greater Gauteng area. The Dam is only 15kms from Lanseria International Airport...

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Red wine and a delicious cheese platter in Harties at Mr C

Red wine and a delicious cheese platter in Harties at Mr C

The autumn leaves are falling across South Africa. The temperatures are cooling, making it perfect for enjoying red wine. At Mr C Harties, the wine list offers various options to pair with a delicious cheese and meat platter in the wine cellar. After a day on the deck enjoying the view, you can slowly make your way down the wine cellar steps to your cheese and meat platter and pop a bottle of red wine. Ribshack Red at Mr C Harties One of the recommended wines is the Ribshack red smooth vintage to sip on while you eat cheese and cold...

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Fun and strange facts about Hartebeespoort Dam

Fun and strange facts about Hartebeespoort Dam

Fun things to do in Harties Aerial Cable Way with spectacular views Elephant Sanctuary to walk with these beautiful animals. Bushbabies Monkey sanctuary to visit and feed the beautiful naughty monkeys Visit the Snake and Animal Park in Harties Visit Hartebbespoort dam and walk across the iconic dam wall and arch. Visit the Incendo Distillery for a Gin and chocolate pairing. Visit the Upside down house a short drive outside Harties. Visit the Aloe farm to buy and view all the aloe varieties. Visit the Pretvill Film set. The Welwitschia Country Market offers African arts and crafts to buy. Book...

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Wine and cheese board tasty cellar experience in Harties.

Wine and cheese board tasty cellar experience in Harties.

The wine cellar at Mr C is ready for you to book a wine tasting with a cheese and meat platter. Let us start by looking at the different cheese sorts you can pair with wine. Which types of Cheese pairs best with which wine? Hard Cheeses: Parmigiano Reggiano Pecorino Aged Manchego   Pairs well with: Cabernet Savignon Malbec Pinot Noir Semi-Hard Cheeses: Cheddar Gouda Baby Swiss Pairs well with: Pinot Noir White Blends Sauvignon Blanc Semi-Soft Cheeses: Havarti Fresh Mozzarella Jarlsberg Pairs well with: Cabernet Sauvignon Chardonnay Pinot Noir Malbec Soft Cheeses: Brie Boursin Pairs well with: Champagne Riesling...

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