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Improve your chances of seeing whales this season

If you’re interested in whale watching, you probably know that there are many whale hotspots from Strand all the way past Hermanus. But whales come and go as they please. How can you increase your chances of seeing them this whale season? Why not try a whale watching day trip? Wake up after a fantastic […]

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Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking Cape Winelands Mountain biking in the Cape Winelands is something of an epidemic.  Huge amounts of single track, jeep track and farm roads are available and in top condition on the surrounding mountain ranges of the Helderberg, the Hottentots Hollands mountains, as well as the Stellenbosch mountain ranges. Tourists and locals alike cannot keep themselves [...]
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Shop

Shopping Cape Winelands Shopping in the Cape Winelands can be a holiday in itself.  With a vast array of shopping malls, side walk cafes, luxury stores and outdoor markets, you needn't go far to find a world class shopping experience. Whether you prefer the oak lined streets of Stellenbosch midtown, the smell of the sea at the [...]
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Walking and trail running

Hiking and trail running Cape Winelands Hiking and trail running Cape Winelands:  The Stellenbosch and Helderberg mountain ranges are any hiker and trail runner's dream.  With miles and miles of single track and breathtaking scenery, the mountain will keep calling to you until you go to them! For those not so skilled on the trails, [...]
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Golf

Golf Cape Winelands Golf Cape Winelands:  The Cape Winelands offers exceptional opportunities for golf enthusiasts.  Strand Beach Lodge is situated inside the Greenways Golf Estate in Strand, where guests can simply walk out the front door for a round of golf.  A bit further a field lies the well-known Somerset West and Stellenbosch golf courses, [...]
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