Going to Cape Town? Get answers from our friendly locals
Western Cape, South Africa
A primate city of the Western Cape Province, Cape Town is a stone's throw away from the South African World famous Cape Winelands around Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek. Also known as the 'Mother City', Cape Town is the second most populous city in the country. Famous for its harbor and the natural setting of the Cape Floral Kingdom which includes landmarks like the Table Mountain and Cape Point, Cape Town City is perhaps the most popular tourist destination on the African continent. This city is also noted for its architectural heritage, with the highest density of Cape Dutch style buildings in the world.
Extremely multicultural, Cape Town is often chosen as a favorite destination for immigrants and expatriates to South Africa. Many tourists also visit Cape Town's beaches, which are popular with local residents.Inhabited for thousands of years, Surfing is popular and the city hosts the Red Bull Big Wave Africa surfing competition every year.Cape Town offers a whole lot of tourist attractions. Some of these which are very popular with the visitors include Bo-Kaap, the Castle of Good Hope, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Robben Island, the South African Parliament, Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and the Two Oceans Aquarium.