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Touring around Cape Town and the Cape Winelands

I Shall be touring around Cape Town and the Cape Winelands for a week starting 28Feb 2002. Any suggestions on roads to travel; scenic stops; places to stay etc. greatly appreciated.
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Hi Chris

I am from there, so not only am I very jealous, but can give you loads of advice.

Instead of my advice, rather take the advice of a good website:
http://iafrica.com/highlife/goodlife/wine/

Don't get too drunk while driving!

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Hi

I spent a bit of time in the area last year - let me dig around my papers, maps etc and will send you some info.
If you have any specific questions then don,t hesitate to send me an e-mail.

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Sorry I am a bit late. If you come again I can help.
I live in Cape Town (Durbanville) an can give you a lot of advice of were to go and what to see.
I do a lot of mountain biking and know of some not so familiar places (camp sights) to visit.
I have done some hikes in and around the Western Cape and can recommend some of them.
There is a lot of 4x4 driving routs in the area for the 4 wheel enthusiasts.
Happy wheeling

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