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- n. Plural form of Vaalie.
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I know that Capetonians call upcountry tourists "Vaalies" - the name deriving from the old Transvaal.
The tourist industry in KwaZulu/Natal is gearing itself up for a good season this Christmas, with accommodation bookings soaring in advance of the expected December 16 influx of visitors, mostly "Vaalies".