Drakensberg


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Drakensberg

(ˈdrɑːkənzˌbɜːɡ)
n
(Placename) a mountain range in southern Africa, extending through Lesotho, E South Africa, and Swaziland. Highest peak: Thabana Ntlenyana, 3482 m (11 425 ft). Sotho name: Quathlamba

Dra•kens•berg

(ˈdrɑ kənzˌbɜrg)

n.
a mountain range in the E Republic of South Africa: highest peak, 10,988 ft. (3350 m). Also called Quathlamba.
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Speaking at the Tourism Month media launch held recently in Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, Kubayi-Ngubane urged keen travellers to scoop great deals during travel week, which runs from 23 and 29 September 2019.
Among the dangers are recent winners Drakensberg and Edification while local hope Construct, trained by John McConnell, comes into the race on the back of emphatic hurdles wins at Downpatrick and Sligo.
Royal Aide is one of four lasttime-out winners as Edification was successful at Tramore, Drakensberg won a hot handicap at Leopardstown and Construct won a novice hurdle at Sligo.
After a short recovery I spent two weeks at altitude in the Drakensberg area of South Africa where I won the Bushman's 30km trail race.
Don't miss Tony Martin's DRAKENSBERG (5:15) in what's a trappy running of the Chester Plate.
Iffland and Hunt have 10 championships between them and the two looked at Drakensberg encampment in eastern Mpumalanga in South Africa and particulary like Bourke's Luck Potholes as a potential diving spot.
TRY THIS ONE: Explore's nine-day Drakensberg Walks and Wildlife Safari is not all hard hiking.
These weekend excursions include visiting wildlife game parks, hiking in the Drakensberg Mountains, surfing and swimming on the Durban beaches, zip lining, and visiting sugarcane farms and processing plants.
Hence, the objective of this study is to analyze severe to extreme drought as well as severe and extreme wet conditions in mountain regions of southern Africa, with particular emphasis on the Drakensberg Mountains within the borders of the Free State Province of South Africa for the period between 1960 and 2013.
4 Drakensberg, South Africa Basalt buttresses grace the skyline.
I've returned to Africa a few times since, notably wingshooting rock pigeons in the Free State and hunting in the snow for gemsbok and Cape kudu high among the Drakensberg mountains.