Platteklip Gorge Hiking Trail - Secret Cape Town
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Platteklip Gorge Hiking Trail

Platteklip Gorge is one of the most popular hiking trails in Cape Town. It is also considered one of the busiest Table Mountain hiking routes, which takes you all the way to the top of the mountain. Although this may seem like the fastest route…
Kasteelpoort Hiking Trail - Secret Cape Town
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Kasteelpoort Hiking Trail

In the Mother City, there are seemingly endless hiking trails options. We’re going to go out on a limb to say that Kasteelspoort is one of the best hiking trails you can use to reach the top of Table Mountain. Here are a few reasons why.  The…
chapman’s peak drive - Secret Cape Town
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Chapman’s Peak

Chapman’s Peak Drive is well known in the Mother City as one of the most picturesque routes. The road runs for approximately  8 km (5.5 miles) between Noordhoek and Hout Bay on Cape Town’s western coast. There’s a magnificent view…
Best Helicopter Tours in Cape Town - Secret Cape Town
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Best Helicopter Tours in Cape Town

Helicopter rides are considered an experience of a lifetime. Not only is it entertaining, but it will give you a chance to view the city from a different perspective.  Since Cape Town is one of those special places full of natural beauty,…
Is It Safe To Drink Tap Water In Cape TownPhoto by Daniel Kux from Pexels
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Is it Safe to Drink Tap Water in Cape Town?

Cape Town experienced its worst drought in a 100 years from 2017 till 2019. The city launched a Day Zero campaign to bring greater awareness to the severity of the situation. It was speculated that the Mother City would become the first city…
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Forge: The New Trail App for the Cape Peninsula

There are more than 1 300 kilometers of hiking trails in the Cape Peninsula. The hiking community of Cape Town loves exploring the natural beauty of the city. If you are part of the outdoor fanatics club, calling Table Mountain and Lion’s…
Top 10 Boutique Hotels in Cape TownPhoto by theluxurytravelexpert.com
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Top 10 Boutique Hotels in Cape Town

Cape Town has a wide array of accommodation options for visitors. Among the favourites are boutique hotels that offer a personal touch of comfort and luxury. Stylish interiors, swimming pools, relaxing spas, high-end restaurants, cozy bars and…
Top 10 Backpacking Hostels in Cape Town
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Top 10 Backpacking Hostels in Cape Town

Cape Town is a prime tourist destination in South Africa. Thousands of travelers visit every day to explore the wonders of the Mother City. Among them are backpackers wanting to make the most out of their stay. And because we aim to help make…
A Visitors Guide to Money and Currency in South AfricaPhoto by Travelstart
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A Visitors Guide to Money and Currency in South Africa

When travelling to a foreign country, it’s always tricky to wrap your head around the new money system. We’ve got all the information you need during your stay in South Africa. Whether you decide to use cash or cards – here’s all you…