Please take care while visiting the Little Karoo

We are still experiencing drought conditions in the Little Karoo. Please be on the lookout for tortoises along the road if you are visiting Oudtshoorn and surrounding areas. If you decide to help them cross the road, please move them in the same direction they were headed. Please remember: safety first! Thank you for caring!

A fresh new look

Though Berluda Farmhouse & Cottages has been in the Schoeman family’s care for many generations, it has never stopped our current generation, Piet & Laura Schoeman, from being innovative creative in their agri- & eco-tourism philosophy. Apart from introducing 8 self-catering units to Berluda Farmhouse from 2007 onwards and starting the ever popular Ostrich Farm…

5 Best Things to Do in Oudtshoorn

You probably want to visit Oudtshoorn for the ostriches but did you know there is a lot more to do here than just feeding and hugging ostriches? Whether you are traveling as a couple, with family or in a group there is something exciting for everyone.  Here are the top things to do in Oudtshoorn.…

How to Find the Best Restaurants in Oudtshoorn

When you travel, be it for the day, in your own town or country or overseas, eating is a big part of your experience. Eating at a great place, with good quality food in a relaxing atmosphere will contribute to the enjoyment of your holiday. A bad experience in a restaurant will always be part…

Why You Should Stay in a Farmhouse in Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn Accommodations There is no shortage of activities and sights to visit in Oudtshoorn. This is the ostrich capital of the world located between the Swartberg Mountains and the Outeniqua Mountains. If you are planning a visit to see the largest ostrich population in the world, you will be torn between hotels in Oudtshoorn and…

Vrouedag, 2018

HANDMADE……….   Since forever, us women think that we have to become like someone else, or be someone else in order to be accepted or approved. Sometimes we don’t like ourselves very much, especially if we have been criticised about not being good enough, pretty enough, talented enough. So which traits are we most regularly…