Worcester is in the Western Cape, South Africa. Just outside of Worcester is Brandvlei dam which is also a great place to visit.
Worcester is a well known stop on the way to Johannesburg.
Worcester is about 190 years old. It was founded in 1820 when two farms called Roodewal and Langerug merged. They named it after Marquis of Worcester who was the brother of the guy that started Somerset West, Lord Charles Somerset who also has a great part in Stellenbosch.
Worcester has many guest houses, hotels and accommodation.