Karoo

It seems hard to define what constitutes “the Karoo” exactly. It’s a rather loose concept, and many people seem to have their own idea of what defines “the Karoo”. The Karoo is a collection of ideas, cultural and artistic expressions, an meditative experience, a spiritual connection with the Earth, cold and hot weather extremes, spectacular night skies, smells, a way of life, unique natural vegetation, the occasional fossil, wind pumps and sheep, a road trip and a common heritage. For me, it’s mainly Prince Albert …