In the 'hood, McCarthys Rest as a destination

McCarthy’s Rest lies snug up against the border with Botswana, just outside the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - its name something of a misnomer, for, whilst it is a border post, there is no town here called McCarthy’s Rest. Instead there is a group of game farms in the most isolated corner of the Northern Cape. But perhaps it is this very isolation in the northern perimeter of the Kalahari ... cont.

McCarthys Rest, Kuruman District, Kalahari, Northern Cape, South Africa

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