Northern Cape among the top 10 regions in the world

The South Africa's largest province has made it to the 2016 Rough Guides, being the only African region selected in this globally referenced tourism guide.

The Northern Cape, which is well-known for its desert landscapes, wildlife and gemstones, is among nine other worldwide regions; Alaska- USA, Gujarat- India, Tasmania- Australia, Quebec- Canada, Tohoku- Japan, Lombok- Indonesia, Calabria- Italy and Castilla Y Leon- Spain.

Take the time to visit the lands of the San Bushmen, the oldest population of humans on Earth, or indulge your inner adrenaline junkie with kayak tours into Richtersveld National Park via the Orange River’s white-water rapids.

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