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What to do on a weekend break in charming Montagu

This Western Cape village, close to Cape Town, boasts a delightful art-deco hotel, delicious eateries and fascinating museums

06 October 2019 - 12:00 By Ilse Zietsman

Published in 1970, TV Bulpin's seminal Discovering Southern Africa described Montagu as "graced with several Cape-Dutch style buildings, a museum and the hot springs".

It goes on to say that "Lovers' Walk between Montagu and the hot springs ... is a pleasant, easy stroll, especially at sunset when the birds are tucking themselves into bed with a last twitter as some hen nags her mate for coming in a trifle late."..

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