The more I visit small towns, the more I learn to appreciate them and their charms. The people are always friendly, the air seems fresher and the atmosphere is always peaceful and relaxing. Getting away from the bustle of a busy city always does me a wonder of good. On my most recent foray out of the busyness of Cape Town life, I stayed in the Langeberg Valley.
The further we drove from the city the more relaxed I became. But the Langeberg Valley is not just home to five great towns (Montagu, Robertson, Ashton, Bonnievale and McGregor), the valley is also well known for its wine route. Although not spoken about as often as Stellenbosch and Franschoek, the farms in the area produce magnificent wines. If you haven’t yet headed out in that direction, consider this article a sign that you should make your way there. And with the December holidays fast approaching what better way to celebrate the year by raising a glass in the valley situated one and a half hours out of Cape Town.
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Photographer: Jarred Ruttenberg