Cape Town has plenty to offer on its own, it is, however, also a perfect starting point for exploring the southern part of the African continent.
Cape Town was founded in 1652 by the Dutch settlers led by Jan van Riebeeck. Table Mountain is the backdrop of Cape Town while this most beautiful city displays the mighty Atlantic Ocean as its foreground.
Cape Town Holiday Homes
Cape Town is worth a vacation on its own, however it is also a perfect base from which to explore the Western Cape.
We have handpicked a few holiday homes in Cape Town from the Waterfront to Muizenberg, a beach-side suburb of Cape Town, situated by the shore of the Cape Peninsula.
Cape Town Attractions
Top Cape Town attractions include: the cable-car up Table Mountain, the ferry to historic Robben Island, the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve and a tour through Stellenbosch; (wine lovers take note)!
Take a trip out to Robben Island, the infamous prison island, where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison.
Nightlife is for dining and dancing. It is at its absolute best in Long Street.
Cape Town Beaches
Magnificent beaches to choose from include Clifton, Camps Bay and Llandudno and Muizenberg, Fish Hoek and Strand.
Cape Town Shopping
Shopping is enjoyed at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cavendish Square and Canal Walk and for fleamarkets go to Greenmarket Square, Green Point and Hout Bay.
Cape Town Resources
Cape Town Airport
Cape Town International Airport
Airport code: CPT
The airport is 22 kilometres from the city centre, with a range of transport options to get you where you need to go. Besides car rental services, these include metered taxis and shuttle services.
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