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We make use of PayFast for secure processing card payments. Like most South African payment processors, they require a 3D Secure code to complete a card transaction.
3D Secure is a security feature where a shopper has to enter a password or a one-time pin (or OTP), sent to their email or mobile device to complete the payment.
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Read more about the history of 3D Secure
PayFast explains the process, and also includes links to the banks' registration sites.
South African Campsites via Google Maps
Click on the Google map image below, and then select the provinces.
Complied by Glen Purdon
This map is the official Camp map of SleepSaam.
We will hold your audience spellbound as we take you through the project showing its evolution from simple blog to world class website.
You can book Trygve Roberts in person to talk at your function or special occasion. Ideal for clubs, private functions and organisations.
We do public talks for free on the proviso that they are within 20 km of Cape Town. Venues further afield will attract an small travel charge, depending on the distance. Talks include a video presentation as well as a comprehensive Q&A session.
Bookings are done on an ad-hoc basis. Please call or email. We will tailor design a talk for you.
Mountain Passes South Africa is a website dedicated to the research, documentation, photographing and filming of the mountain passes of South Africa.
Passes are classified according to provinces and feature a text description, Fact File including GPS data, a fully interactive dual-view map and a narrated YouTube video.
We are as passionate about maps as we are about mountain passes. A good map is a thing of beauty that can transport you into the mists of time or get your sense of adventure churning. It is a place to make discoveries about deserts and seas, mountains and lakes; of roads leading into places you have not been before; a place to pore over holiday destinations or weekend camping trips. A map is your window to the world.