GPS: S 33° 28′ 59.99″ E 19° 39′ 59.99″ Province: Western Cape
Because when last did you stock up on brandy at an Engen One Stop or a Wimpy? It’s also got toasted ciabattas, jams, biltong and cheeses. Hell, it’s even got quail eggs. How often do you get to buy quail eggs?
MACBANANA, NEAR PORT EDWARD
GPS: S 28° 31′ 49.99″ E 30° 53′ 44.97″ Province: KwaZulu Natal
You probably haven’t thought about your ideal pit stop, but if you did it would more than likely involve pancakes and paintball. So make sure you stop in this pit where you get to shoot your travelling companions before stocking up on wine, cheeses, preserves, bread and fresh fruit and vegetables.
OMA MIEMIE’S FARMSTALL, KENHARDT
GPS: S 29° 20′ 53.31″ E 21° 9′ 17.14″ Province: Northern Cape
If there’s one reason to go to Kenhardt (we know you’re Googling it) it’s for Oma Miemie’s packed shelves of potbrood, roosterbrood, vetkoek, jams, jellies and chutneys – all made with the devoted hands of tannies, which guarantees at least 300% more love than anything that comes in a packet.