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Cape Town Food Tasting Tour
"As you travel learn how South Africa’s heritage stems from all over the world including the Middle and Far East and Europe. Hear about some of the traditional dishes created by the indigenous people of Africa and discover how colonization slavery and immigration influenced the food of the Mother City. Throughout the course of your tour stop at three or more eateries to get a feel for the country’s distinctively varied cuisine. Perhaps stop first at a street-side cafe or restaurant in Bo-Kaap below Signal Hill. Also known as the Malay Quarter
From ZAR1,500.00
Township Tour of Cape Town
"South Africa’s townships were created as segregated places for blacks only until the end of the Apartheid era. Usually located on city outskirts the townships still exist today and while still facing undeniable problems they hold the highest level of savings in the country and are acknowledged by government as the economic future of the country. After meeting your guide in Cape Town you’ll head out by minivan to discover some of Cape Town’s most interesting townships like Langa and Khayelitsha. Meet the local leaders who are making things happen for this vibrant community
From ZAR1,200.00
Cape Town City and Constantia Wine Route Private Day Tour
"You will be collected at the agreed time and begin the full day private walking and riding Cape Town City tour. Explore Adderley Street in the heart of the city. See some exciting historical buildings which are stalwarts of the city’s culture and history including Batholomew Dias Monument Jan Van Riebeek Monument the Zacharias Waganaer Water Reservoir which can be found in South Africa’s oldest shopping centre the Cape Castle the City Hall where the former president and the Father of the nation Nelson Mandela delivered his first speech on 11-02-1990
From ZAR3,500.00

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Clock Tower Plaza

This old clock is part of the V&A waterfront and is its most famous landmark. it was built as the port captains office in 1882 and has sat on various location along the waterfront ever since. ...
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Jul 06, 2016

Many bargains but "Buyer Beware"

I was there late November and there are many, many wonderful shops in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront Mall. Give yourself at least a full day to explore and roam through the various sections. I...
Mar 06, 2011

Old biscuit Mill Market

This is a great place ( have an unique shopping experience in Cape Town! You'll meet lots of locals who love to go there every Saturdays from 10.00 to 13.00. There is a...
Jul 02, 2009

Flea Markets

There are many flea markets scattered around Cape Town and the peninsula. The best known one is probably Green Market Square. A lovely place to browse around for souvernirs and gifts. Just be careful...
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Apr 13, 2008

Stroll along LONG Street

There's an endless line of shops and street hawkers along the street. Where you can find all kinds of handicraft, consumer products, cosmetics,......more than you can expect. Long Street leads you to...
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Dec 21, 2006

Kalk Bay Fishing Village

Kalk Bay has lots of little alley ways and cobbled streets, is considered very arty and avantgarde. It has lovely art galleries, art and craft shops, antique shops and collectibles. It has undergone a...
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May 23, 2006

Meandering through the Company´s Gardens

The Company´s Gardens are located in the heart of the City Bowl and offer a good opportunity to go for an afternoon stroll or have a picknick. We used this location to let Youri have his afternoon...
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Aug 06, 2003


In cape town are many things to see and do.What you have to see is Table Mountain and Robben Island. At the time we were there, we could not go to the island due to the bad weather.Also visit the...
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Dec 08, 2002

The Fleemarket at Green Point...

The Fleemarket at Green Point Stadium.It´s huge and you can find any kind of craft work there, like statues, masks, paintings.It´s wonderful, though definitely a lot of things are not from South...
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Aug 26, 2002

Shopping at craft markets

Shopping at craft markets. The best one is the Green Square Market in front of Inter-Continental Hotel. We didn't take a picture there as we thought it's better not to take out our camera in such a...
Aug 24, 2002

Shop at the local flea...

Shop at the local flea markets!! I like the flea market located here (see photo below)... It's just next to the landmark Castle of Good Hope... You can find loads of cheap bargains here too. Do...
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Aug 24, 2002


A place with many shops, restaurants and fun.You will always find a Jazz band or some other concert that you can see in case you feel like tasting some African music or dances.
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Oct 25, 2004
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Robben Island

Whether you are interested in history or not a trip to Robben Island is rewarding and eye opening. After you get off the boat, you take a 45 minute guided bus tour of the island with some very...
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Lion's Head

Lion’s Head is one of the most distinctive natural monuments in and around Cape Town. It is part of the Table Mountain National Park and visible from many parts of the city. Together with Signal Hill...
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Clifton Beach

Clifton Beach is made up of 4 coves and the beaches are called 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th. When the summer south-easter blows, the Clifton beaches are usually well sheltered from the wind. All of the...
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Long Street

Long Street is a major street located in the City Bowl section of Cape Town. It is famous as a bohemian hang out and the street is lined with many book stores, various ethnic restaurants and bars....
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Signal Hill

Signal Hill has some of the most stunning view of the city. On the view point there is a beautiful picnic spot where you can relax and wait for the sun to go down and then you will see some of the...
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Table Mountain

Hi, Any one who visits South Africa should not miss going to Cape town. In fact I wanted to visit Johannesburg & return home. One member in VT strongly adviced me to visit Cape Town and I thank...
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