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More info about Albertinia
The elegant and charming town of Albertinia is another of the scintillating Garden Route’s most wonderful destinations. Albertinia, which is home to the Aloe ferox or Cape Aloe plant, lies at the foot of the supreme Langeberg Mountain range and boasts some of the most incredible views found anywhere along the Garden Route. Though it is relatively small, Albertinia, which was named after the Revered JR Albertyn, is home to a few very important industries in South Africa. As expected, because of the aloe plant growing prolifically throughout the area, one of the key industries is a skin care manufacturer who extracts the gel from the plants for dermatological uses; this manufacturer has an on-site plant that is open to the general public. Another important industry here in Albertinia is red and yellow ochre, which is used in the manufacturing of paints, and the colouring of cements and linoleum in South Africa. Besides this, Albertinia also... Show more
About Guest Houses
For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.