Only a two-hour’s drive from Cape Town, is the picturesque Robertson Valley, traditionally known for its wine and roses. Thanks to a generous range of tantalizing wine and food offerings, Robertson is emerging as an exciting destination for travellers. In every direction ridges of the various mountain stand proudly welcoming you to the valley. From my countless adventures to the area, here are my top suggestions on what to do, and where to stay.
Were to eat and drink
Boutique bubbly at Paul Rene
Life is too short to not celebrate with good bubbly, and thankfully Robertson is renowned for the excellent Methode Cap Classique (what Champagne is called in South Africa). It’s so good that both president Mandela and Obama celebrated their inaugurations with bubbly from Robertson. Paul Rene is the area’s boutique bubbly producer so make sure to include a visit and a tasting at the farm, the