About Paarl, South Africa
Sipping your way across the Paarl Wine Route is one of the most enjoyable ways to experience this South African town. Besides being part of the Cape Winelands region, Paarl is the place where the Afrikaans language was developed, a linguistic feat that’s commemorated by a dramatic monument. Cheer on your favorite pony at the Polo Club or hit the links at one of the area’s many beautiful golf courses.
Guide:Stellenbosch, both as a wine region and town, straddles the Old World and New World. Though grapes were planted shortly after Simon van der Stel founded the “City of Oaks” in 1679, wines taste rooted in modernity. Trav...
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Four New World wine regions worthy of your next adventure, including where to wine, dine and stay.
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Visitors to South Africa’s wine regions will too often find themselves hitting the same wineries and bumping into the same travelers during their visit. Here’s a better idea: Spend time at the lesser-known gems run by winemakers whose innovative and interesting wines are putting the Elgin and Swartland regions increasingly on the global map.
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