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Passionate about the bean – Strictly Coffee in Robertson
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Passionate about the bean – Strictly Coffee in Robertson

Passionate about the bean - Branded freshly roasted coffee: The really sad thing about coffee is the amount of stale, bitter coffee being served to guest's daily. Most people just don’t realize the difference in the taste of fresh roasted coffee. It is importa...
Kuruma Farm Cottages, a welcome respite in Worcester
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Kuruma Farm Cottages, a welcome respite in Worcester

We arrived in the late afternoon on Kuruma Farm, just outside Worcester via the Hex River Valley and Du Toitskloof tunnel. The wind, Celeste our hostess explained whilst our hair whipped around our heads and I had to mentally beg my skirt to remain around m...
Worcester – the town that fell off the map
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Worcester – the town that fell off the map

I can understand why the recent edition of Time Out Cape Town Weekend Breaks chose to shun Worcester. The town, which is easily three to five times the size of other little towns in the valley, like Robertson and McGregor, fails horribly to excite the visitor ...
I Love Robertson because …
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I Love Robertson because …

Hi, I'm Balbina Hürttlen, owner and manager from GUBAS DE HOEK ****meet, eat, sleep in Robertson in the Breede River Valley. I ♥ Robertson because it’s a safe SMALL TOWN with a BIG HEART! ROBERTSON IS BEST KNOWN FOR ... in The Heart of Western Cape and Rout...
Why I’m telling no-one about McGregor
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Why I’m telling no-one about McGregor

It isn't easy to find somewhere to stay on a farm that is remote but still close enough to a small town to provide light entertainment when needed and supplies when necessary. I spent quite a bit of time on the internet before I found our little gem on a farm ...
Muscadel and potjiekos in Montagu
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Muscadel and potjiekos in Montagu

The small town of Montagu is located on the famous Route 62 within the Klein Karoo region of the Cape. With less than 10 000 permanent inhabitants it nonetheless has much to offer the visitor. Famed for its hot springs, the town in fact offers an abundance of ...