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Inside Background
In general Cape Town is a relatively safe city to visit. However, in common...
Last edited: 06 June 2009
Bellville was once known as 12 myl or 12 mile and referred to the 12 miles...
Last edited: 18 July 2015
Cape Town has a wide range of suburbs from mill... coastal resorts, ... lined...
Last edited: 18 July 2015
Travel Guide(s) - Country, Region or City Always glance through any Travel...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Tourism information is available as soon as you step off the airplane, at the...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
By European standards the weather in Cape Town is extremely moderate...
Last edited: 22 March 2014
Under the new law, all minors under the age of 18 years are required to...
Last edited: 21 July 2015
Inside Transportation
Cape Town International Airport ( CPT ) The airport in Cape Town services both...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Cape Towns public transport is not really extensive and is somewhat expensive...
Last edited: 04 October 2011
Public transportation in Cape Town seems to be a bit better than in neighboring...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
The Cape Flats Nature reserve is managed by the University of the Western Cape...
Last edited: 18 July 2015
Inside Things to Do
Cape Town is a vibrant city, with many things to do in the city and surrounding...
Last edited: 01 February 2013
  January The Cape Minstrel Carnival Also known as "The kaapse klopse" takes...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
There’s plenty here for the kids to do. At the Two Oceans Aquarium, fantastic...
Last edited: 24 December 2006
Long Street: Long Street is the place to be for most of the "touristy" club...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Most visitors to Cape Town visit the Waterfront, Camps Bay, Robben Island, Cape...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
There is something for every shopper in Cape Town. You can browse through...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Try abseiling off Table Mountain. Yes, seriously. Take the cable car up the...
Last edited: 19 January 2006
Don’t miss this little gem!  Seeing the penguin in its natural environment is...
Last edited: 25 September 2013
Cape point is the south western tip of Africa and is part of the Cape...
Last edited: 20 January 2012
The annual Clivia show hosted by the Cape Clivia club will be taking place on...
Last edited: 20 July 2015
Edward Street is Bellville's answer to Cape Town's Long Street.  Situated off...
Last edited: 28 November 2008
Shopping & Activities - Long street A very interesting ... with antique...
Last edited: 05 May 2011
Most if not all the known caves that are found in the fynbos rich Table...
Last edited: 19 July 2015
While Table Mountain National park boasts some of the most unique fynbos in the...
Last edited: 19 July 2015
Wolfgat Nature Reserve is a nature reserve on the False Bay coast in Cape Town...
Last edited: 19 July 2015
Patrick Cardwell of Avian Leisure is the ideal expert and companion to take you...
Last edited: 11 December 2009
AWOL Tours offers nature experiences, genuine cultural exchange and adventures...
Last edited: 20 January 2012
There is just no way you can drive  through an area and say that you have...
Last edited: 05 May 2009
Clifton has 4 beaches, each of which is a little beach on its own, separated by...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
The gardens are well laid out but  visited in January when very few plants are...
Last edited: 20 January 2007
Merchants on Long is for the discerning shopper. Go here to find avant-guard...
Last edited: 01 October 2012
Visit http://www.muizen... Great place to have a surf, but watch out for the...
Last edited: 21 August 2008
The Rhodes Memorial is wonderful for the view, the pine trees, and the...
Last edited: 15 August 2008
If interested in prisons this is a "must do" trip when in Cape Town, however...
Last edited: 21 November 2009
The South African Jewish Museum narrates the story of South African Jewry from...
Last edited: 15 October 2013
Cape Town is one of the world's best  cities and Table Mountain helps put it...
Last edited: 21 April 2014
It is preferable that you should walk along Table Mountain with someone who...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Inside Dining Scene
Cape Town has a variety of great restaurants and some of them are: Mama Africa...
Last edited: 27 November 2012
It pays to shop around in Cape Town because there are a lot of restaurants that...
Last edited: 11 August 2009
Cape Town really is one of the best places in South Africa for outdoor...
Last edited: 02 December 2008
While most of Central Cape Town is dominated by the Malay culture it is just...
Last edited: 20 July 2015
...it's an experience Often the most time that travellers spend talking to the...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Red espresso is a caffeine-free espresso made from South African Rooibos tea...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
In the Cape the culture of wine, first introduced by Van Riebeek and actively...
Last edited: 26 April 2015
Inside South Africa: For Foreign Visitors
The Currency of South Africa is the South African Rand (ZAR). The Rand replaced...
Last edited: 16 April 2013
Passport and Visa Requirements for entry into South Africa Visit the Department...
Last edited: 27 August 2013
If you have an emergency while traveling in South Africa, it is useful to know...
Last edited: 06 May 2012
South Africa has 11 official languages: English, Afrikaans (similar to Dutch...
Last edited: 06 September 2014
00 is the International Direct Dialing Code to call overseas from within South...
Last edited: 03 February 2015
Currency Tips in South Africa are normally done in Rand, though US dollars are...
Last edited: 30 December 2013
South Africa is one of the best birding destinations in the world, with about...
Last edited: 26 March 2012
The boom in tourism to Southern Africa has led to increasing numbers of...
Last edited: 26 March 2012
This is a page to acknowledge that it IS possible for a foreign visitor to...
Last edited: 27 February 2012
Some tips and points for driving in S.A. For the most part, it’s safe and...
Last edited: 15 February 2015
Tips on Driving in South Africa * Always drive with windows closed, doors...
Last edited: 01 April 2010
This page is intended to dispel any concerns travellers might have on visiting...
Last edited: 14 November 2012
Glenwood is one of Durban’s oldest suburbs with tree-lined streets and...
Last edited: 09 October 2013
Here are some useful observations when playing golf courses in the Cape Town...
Last edited: 26 March 2012
Many overseas visitors are unaware of the differences between the...
Last edited: 17 July 2015
The Panorama Route  The Panorama Route offers stunning views into the Blyde...
Last edited: 22 May 2014
In most major shops and outlets credit cards and debit cards are widely...
Last edited: 14 July 2010
  1 January          ... New Years Day 21 March            ... Human right's...
Last edited: 26 March 2012
Kruger National Park (KNP) and the Greater KNP offer some of the very best (and...
Last edited: 22 May 2014
LAND AREA:  1 223 201 km2 LENGTH OF COAST LINE: 2954km PROVINCES: Gauteng...
Last edited: 17 June 2006
South Africa consists of 9 provinces: Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Northern...
Last edited: 28 December 2013
Many TripAdvisor members ask about tipping on safari. Cash tips are normally...
Last edited: 02 July 2012
South Africa has been a hot destination in recent years with the Lions Rugby...
Last edited: 26 March 2012