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Cape Town

 

 

Cape Town Waterfront
Cape Town Waterfront

The capital city of South Africa, Cape Town lies in the far south west of the country bordering the Atlantic Ocean. Everyone is familiar with the image of Cape Town lying below the heights of Table Mountain.

A sprawling city, tourist activity tends to be centred on certain areas:
The Waterfront with its harbour, waterside restaurants, cafés and shops
Table Mountain
Kirstenbosch Botanical  Gardens
Robben Island and the infamous prison just off the coast
Stellenbosch Winelands - 30 miles east of Cape Town
Penguin Colonies
Camps Bay
Hout Bay
 

There is a multitude of excursions that can be booked from Cape Town for days trips

 

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