If you want to be at a colorful city alive with sounds and creativity, then head straight for Cape Town. You will love the vibrancy of the city as well as its natural beauty. The beautiful province of the Western radiates creative freedom and incredible spirit. This is the most urbane, civilized city in South Africa. The creative sector and design has transformed the city, making it a great place to visit as well as live.
There is plenty to and explore here in the World Design Capital 2014 – Cape Town. Get ready for a life time experience.
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
Take a cable car up the Table Mountain and enjoy a bird’s eye view after the quick ride up. Yyou can always take one of those exhausting trails for a longer experience and spend nights in tented camps.
Explore the Museums and Planetarium
If you are one of those tourists who simply can’t resist the museums, well, then Cape Town will simply amaze you with some of the best options, Adderley Street, National Gallery, Houses of Parliament, the Iziko Museum, Iziko Planetarium, Iziko Slave Lodge, etc. Look at South African art and a lot more.
Enjoy Beach Time with Penguins
Visit the penguin colony and watch the slippery sea life through the binoculars. Those endearing jackass penguins are sure to give you some entertaining time. This is a great way to spend some time in the beach.
Dive In With Those Sharks
South Africa boasts of an incredible shark population and is known to house about 100 shark species. About 40 of those species are found around Cape Town home. Make the journey to Gansbaii, known as the white shark capital of the world and go for Shark cage diving. Look for Great White Shark Tours, Marine Dynamics and enjoy Shark Diving Unlimited.
Explore the Authentic Taste of the Continent
Cape Town is well famous for its unique tastes and flavors and is a heaven for the adventurous eaters. Taste the African spinach or the crushed maize in porridge. You may also love the Cape Malay cuisine or those flatbreads known as spongy injeras. There are Malay curries, Xhosa spinach patties, Ethiopian lamb, Mozambican peri-peri prawns and a lot more to get your gastronomy juices flowing.
While in Cape Town, do not forget to visit the Winelands and the most premier wine estates in south Africa. Nearly every estate and farm will offer wine-tasting.
Enjoy Cape Town!