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What to do in Darling

For a small farming town about an hour's drive from Cape Town, South Africa, Darling has quite a reputation. Do you know anywhere else that is simultaneously known for craft beer, an eco-friendly music festival, a wildflower show and a social activist who is best known for his performances as an old lady named Evita Bezuidenhout? From wine farms to coffee shops, here's what to do in Darling (and why you should consider a roadtrip).

Wanderings: The stars and stillness of Sutherland

On the fringes of the Northern Cape, nestled in between mountains, sheep farms and seemingly endless plains of desert shrubs, lies a tiny town. It is home to one main road (one of the only streets that is actually tarred), a population of 2030 (according to the sign), and the largest single optical telescope in the Southern hemisphere. Hello, Sutherland!