Quick trip from Perth

Margaret River Travel Blog

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The only shock on the drive came when we stopped for coffee at Mac Donalds. My friend insisted and after checking that I had heard her correctly I agreed, how was I to know that they had lattes and cakes at Mac Donalds, it was lovely and the coffee as good as any Starbucks or big chain coffee house ! then back in the car to finish the drive.
Margaret River is a compact town with lots of bars and restaurants , quite funky really and you can see the bones of the sleepy town it once was. But this is now wine central and there must be more than 60 wineries around the area. Get on a good tour and they will take you to some of the big guns but more fun still the little operations where you get to meet the owner and share his passion if just for a moment. Luckily the beaches are very close and there are some lovely paths to take advantage of.
Cappuccino says:
Good to know!
Posted on: Aug 14, 2007
leblanc says:
Sorry Gene did not make it to the Chocolate Factory but there is always next time :-)
Posted on: Aug 14, 2007
genetravelling says:
margaret river has some of the best coffee and cakes shops on the planet. please dont ever go to MacDonalds in this area ever again! what about the Chocolate Factory? not a mention?!!
Posted on: Aug 14, 2007
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