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    Satellite internet in ZA?

    It won’t be here until 2022 though? I need something in the meantime! I see. Thanks for the input. So I take it streaming/IPTV in HD doesn’t work?
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    Satellite internet in ZA?

    Anyone have experience using satellite internet? I was looking at Vox’s offering of 20mbps uncapped for 1399/month. Do you truly get speeds of 20mbps? 24/7 uptime?
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    Buying a farm?

    You think Namibia will be a safe alternative?
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    Buying a farm?

    What's the closest city though? It looks to be too far off the beaten track for my taste.
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    Buying a farm?

    I want to live secluded with good air quality (because of health issues and wanting a more quiet lifestyle). Want to have dogs, maybe some horses, sheep etc. Within 30-40 min drive from a bigger town or city for all the amenities, grocery stores etc. I'm not going to become a full-time farmer...
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    Buying a farm?

    Of course. But mostly for drinking etc. A bore hole or two should suffice. I do not intend to grow a lot of crops (if any).
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    Buying a farm?

    It's a good suggestion. I've been thinking about that too. It's just a complicated Visa process involved. But I may end up going with that option in the end. Climate aside, what do you think is better in Namibia compared to ZA?
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    Buying a farm?

    I'm looking for an area where I can buy either a farm or a piece of rural land. Requirements: - Dry climate (desert is preferred) - Clean air - Within 30-40 km from a nice town or city (50k+ population and up) - Relatively safe Been looking a bit around the Upington area in NC. What do you...
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    To live: Joburg vs. CPT?

    I have lived in Johannesburg for almost 4 years. I like a lot of things about it. The people are very open and friendly and I have had no issues making friends with locals even though I'm an outsider who wasn't born here. But the city has a few down sides, mainly high pollution and the fact that...
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