A panoramic view, framed by eucalyptus trees, of spring farmland in the Swartland region of South Africa. Picture taken from an elevated position.

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West Coast & Swartland

The windswept coastline and desolate mountains on the western side of Western Cape are a peaceful, largely undeveloped paradise. You’ll find whitewashed fishing villages, fascinating country towns, unspoilt beaches, a lagoon and wetlands teeming with birds, plus one of the best hiking regions in the country.

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