Cape Point: The Story Behind The Cape of Storms

Cape Point Cape Point is a famous coastal peak at the tip of the Cape Peninsula. The Cape Point Nature Reserve lies just outside of Cape Town and is often considered one of the most scenic areas in South Africa.… Continue Reading

Cycling the Cape Peninsula of South Africa

The Cape Peninsula The Cape Peninsula is a rocky peninsula that stretches out into the Atlantic Ocean at the south-western extremity of the African continent. When you look at a map, it kind of looks like a little thumb or… Continue Reading

On Top of Table Mountain

Table Mountain Table Mountain is probably the most iconic landmark of Cape Town. It is also one of the most famous natural sights in South Africa. The 1,084.6 m (3,558 ft) sandstone mountain perfectly overlooks Cape Town’s city centre, offering the most amazing and… Continue Reading

South Africa: Cape Town’s Colourful Bo-Kaap

Bo-Kaap (from ‘boven Kaap’ or ‘above the cape’) is a famous neighbourhood in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Located above the city on the slopes of Signal Hill and formerly known as the Malay Quarter, it is well-known for… Continue Reading