Western Cape info

The capital is Cape Town. Prior to 1994, the region that now forms the Western Cape was part of the huge and now defunct Cape Province. Prior to the formation of the Union of South Africa in 1910, it was called the Cape Colony.

Bays in Western Cape, South Africa

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A few kilometres south-east of Bredasdorp, on the Overberg Coast lies the pretty fishing and holiday village of Arniston or Waenhuiskrans. Two centuries old, Arniston is named after one of the many ships which got wrecked along this stretch of South African coastline, having become victims of 'The Cape of Storms'....


Located in the cosmopolitan suburb of Green Point, Cape Town. V&A Waterfront , Sea Point Beach, Table mountain, Casino 20 min away, City centre, Convention centre, Winelands, Cape point Nature Reserve....


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Under the heights of the majestic Twelve Apostles mountain range and right on the Atlantic Ocean, lies Bakoven, a quaint cove that offers the most idyllic holiday destination in Cape Town. Bakoven has two small beaches with pure white sand and shallow turquoise bays sheltered between outcrops of rocks. The name Bakoven originates from a hole in one of the large granite boulders that lie just offshore the coastline, which reminded the original settlers of a bake oven....


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Bantry Bay, Cape Town is bordered by blue mountain ranges set in undulating hills in a kaleidoscope of gold, green and brown, with endless beaches and dunes....


The small town of Barrydale - established in 1880 retains its timeless country charm and supports a diverse, yet harmonious community. Barrydale is the perfect destination, or stopover, for visitors wishing to unwind and relax far removed from the stresses and strains of city life....


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This vibrant, fast developing, affluent area has a large variety of restaurants, cinemas, businesses, golf courses and other sports facilities. We are within easy reach of Cape Town International Airport; V&A Waterfront; Century City; Stellenbosch, Paarl, Franschhoek and Durbanville Wine Routes and central to both Oceans. This area has an excellent climate and is best situated to reach every attraction....


Bergvliet is within easy reach of the Constantia Valley Winelands, discerning restaurants, Cape Town City Centre, picturesque Hout Bay and the False Bay and Atlantic seaboards....


Betty's Bay is one of the four towns that make up the Hangklip-Kleinmond area. This unique area is also referred to as Where Whales Play & Wild Flowers Bloom Experience a place that offers something of interest for everyone!...


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Big Bay in Cape Town, South Africa offers superb views of Robben Island and table mountain and Big Bay Beach is the perfect spot for windsurfers and kitesurfers alike. Big Bay offers wonderful accommodation options, shopping opportunities, and is close to all the attractions of Cape Town including the wine routes....


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Blouberg is associated with pristine beaches and world famous views of the city of Cape Town, nestled at the foot of Table Mountain. Shopping centres, cinemas, restaurants, sporting facilities, internet cafes and a public library are all within easy walking distance....


Bloubergrant is an ideal spot for a sea-side holiday or for tourists and business persons wanting a base, close to the beach, from which to explore the peninsula. Close to Golf Courses, Shopping Malls, beaches, restaurants. Ratanga Junction and Canal Walk. 15 minutes to Cape Town Business Centre and V&A Waterfront. 25 minutes from Airport....


The Blouberg beach area has become a popular resort area due mainly to: Close proximity to the city of Cape Town (20kms), the Victoria Waterfront, and easy highway access to the entire peninsula including the wine route. Temperate climate with winter rainfall figures of half that of Newlands. Cooler summers thanks to the moderating effect of the Atlantic Ocean. Uncrowded vast stretches of unspoiled beach....


The Bo-Kaap is an area of Cape Town, South Africa formerly known as the Malay Quarter. It is quintessentially a Township, situated on the slopes of Signal Hill above the city centre and is an historical centre of Cape Malay culture in Cape Town....


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Brackenfell is one of the northern suburbs of Cape Town, South Africa. It comprises residential, commercial and industrial areas catering to all sectors of the market....


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Relax or be energetic! Britannia Bay commonly known as St. Helena Bay has magnificent pristine stretches of beach. Enjoy leisurely walks and watch dolphins playfully greet the new day. Soak up the sun and savour the panoramic view of the Bay....


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Camps Bay has long been a favourite destination for overseas visitors to Cape Town. Just behind Table Mountain, nestled beneath Lions Head and the majestic Twelve Apostles, and boasting a magnificent palm fringed sandy beach, Camps Bay is a real gem. The cosmopolitan beachfront is vibrant throughout the year and people throng the pavement cafes and restaurants enjoying the ambience....


Cape Point is a promontory at the south-east corner of the Cape Peninsula, which is a mountainous and very scenic landform that runs north-south for about thirty kilometres at the extreme southwestern tip of the African continent in the Republic of South Africa. Table Mountain and the city of Cape Town are close to the northern extremity of the same peninsula....


Cape Town's name originated from the term 'Cape of Good Hope' when Bartholomew Diaz and other seafarers looked forward to the sight of Table Mountain, like an inn that promised hospitality and prosperity. The presence of Table Mountain in all its splendour still invokes this kind of emotion. Cape Town is steeped in a rich history and is a cultural melting pot with its diverse and vibrant character being derived from Khoisan and other African tribes from the North, and Indonesian, French, Dutch, British and German settlers. Bustling and beautiful, the cosmopolitan nature of Cape Town means that one never tires of the multitude of experiences it has to offer....


Capri Village is a suburb in Cape Town, South Africa, situated between Kommetjie, Masiphumelele and Noordhoek....


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Clanwilliam is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. It is situated in the Cederberg municipality in the West coast region approximately 100km inland, close to Cederberg mountains. This is also the birth place of ZP Theart, lead vocalist of the British power metal band DragonForce. The region is known for rooibos tea and the Clanwilliam dam.  ...


Claremont is arguably Cape Town's quintessential southern suburb. Its name is derived from the French word for beautiful mountain....


The four small beaches of Clifton are inter-linked by giant granite boulders and the trendy 4th beach is the busiest with beautiful people playing volleyball, frisbee, strolling or sunbathing. It is wonderfully sheltered here from the summer south-east wind but not many people actually brave the icy water. Yachts, speed boats and jet skis come and play in the bay and it has the atmosphere, if not the warm water, of a Mediterranean resort....


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Situated in a quiet, leafy area on the side of the Kalk Bay Mountain, overlooking the Clovelly Golf Course and Fish Hoek Valley. Safe swimming on sandy Fish Hoek Beach, sailing, surfing and fishing. Whale watching August to November. Close to Cape Point and Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve....


Constantia is an affluent suburb of Cape Town, South Africa, situated about 15 kilometres south of the centre of Cape Town. The Constantia Valley lies to the east of and at the foot of the Constantiaberg mountain. Constantia Nek is a low pass linking to Hout Bay in the west....


Cravenby is a suburb situated situated in the northern suburbs of Cape Town next to Ravensmead 15 min drive from Parow....


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Convenient and diverse! Diep River offers a wide selection of popular restaurants, friendly pubs and very interesting antique shops. Home to a growing number of office parks, Diep River offers a large number of residents the convenience of work near home opportunities. The Chelsea area is known for its pretty cottages and older homes which reflect the historical character of the suburb. Modern townhouse developments compliment the diversity of accommodation to be found. The Diep River and Constantia area merge together offering a wide price range and variety....


District Six is the name of a former inner-city residential area in Cape Town, South Africa. It is best known for the forced removal of over 60,000 of its inhabitants during the 1970s by the apartheid regime....


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Durbanville arose round the best water-source for dozens of kilometres, which drew half of all travellers in the Cape; and when, around the turn of the eighteenth century, the important routes were laid down, they went by way of the Spring which, even at the height of summer, poured out thousands of gallons of sweet water a day and, in fact, served the village of Durbanville as its water supply until 1958....


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The second oldest town in South Africa, developed from a settlement of Dutch immigrants, to whom arable land was given on the banks of the Eerste Rivier....


Elands Bay is a small town on the West Coast of South Africa that still maintains the laid-back lifestyle for which the West Coast is known. More and more people discover that this gem is only 200 km's from Cape Town and offers peace and tranquility that is much needed in today's hectic lifestyle. Elands Bay is the perfect place to unwind with peacefull surroundings and an endless beach. It is also a great place to enjoy activities like rowing, sailing, surfing, rock climbing, mountain biking, bird watching, whale whatching and fishing to name a few....


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Good location and value for money heightens interest in Epping's industrial property sector. Fresh Produce Markets. Epping is not, of course, the only fresh produce market in South Africa....


Eversdal is situated adjacent to Everglen. It is a well established area and is extremely popular. It is also very central. The area is close to four schools....


Faerie Knowe is a suburb of Fish Hoek. As you travel further into the valley you will come across areas such as Sun Valley, Sunnydale, Milkwood Park, Faerie Knowe and Capri Village. All of these areas are basically linked to each other yet are considered to be small communities on their own. Milkwood Park for instance is a fairly newly developed area, with all of its houses emanating with cottage charm....


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Fish Eagle Park is an industrial area, with many factory shops. Overlooks the fantastic Noordhoek beach. Near Kommetjie, Chapmans Peak and Hout Bay....


Along the False Bay coast road from Simon's Town lies the placid town of Fish Hoek. Most of the residents are retired but it still has a busy main street with market stalls competing with shoppers on the pavements....


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Fresnaye lies between Sea Point and Bantry Bay, it offers a more elegant atmosphere than its more brash neighbours. Sandwiched between the lower slopes of Lions Head and the blue Atlantic Ocean this is indisputably part of Cape Town's millionaires mile....


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Gansbaai is a fishing village and popular tourist destination in the Overberg District Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa. It is known for its dense population of Great White Sharks and as a good whale-watching location....


You can easily walk to the many excellent restaurants just down the road, the city centre is about 8 minutes away on foot and the popular V. & A. Waterfront also about a 5 minute drive away. The Table Mountain Cableway and Clifton and Camps Bay beaches, which are 'breathtaking' as much for their natural beauty as for the temperature of the sea (!), are 4 minutes drive away....


Gatesville is a suburb in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


George is the sixth oldest town in South Africa, situated in the beautiful Western Cape Province and is the Capital of the Southern Cape. The town is very centrally situated: halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth and centre of the Garden Route - ideal from where to explore the areas many variant and diverse scenic wonders. Situated on a 10 kilometre plateau between the majestic Outeniqua Mountain to the north and the Indian ocean to the South. A round of golf on the world renowned Fancourt or George Golf Club might just be what the doctor ordered....


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Nestled between Fish Hoek and Simonstown, on the mountainside. Wonderful vistas across False Bay and the mountainside of Glencairn Heights....


Nestled between Fish Hoek and Simonstown, on the mountainside. Wonderful vistas across False Bay and the mountainside of Glencairn....


Glentana, a coastal resort in the Western Cape province, South Africa. If you are looking for a beach orientated family holiday or a quiet weekend getaway, you need look no further than Glentana....


Glosderry is a suburb in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. ...


Goodwood is a suburb situated between the northern and southern suburbs of Cape Town. It is 10 kilometres from the city centre and accessible from the N1, N7 and N2 highways. The suburb is probably best know for the fact that GrandWest Casino is right on its doorstep. This world-class facility has a traditional Cape design style and houses everything from a casino to an Olympic size ice rink. There are restaurants, a children's entertainment centre, clubs, pubs and shops. With a vast array of activities on offer, there is something for everybody, so if the weather is not particularly beach-friendly, pop into the GrandWest for a fun day and evening out....


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Gordon's Bay is a small, picturesque seaside town at the eastern end of False Bay. Expensive mansions and luxury apartment houses nestle high up on the slope. The beachfront promenade is lined with popular fish restaurants, pubs and coffeeshops and in the old harbour, one can book boat trips or deep sea fishing trips in the False Bay....


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Boasting what is unquestionably Cape Town's prime waterfront position, with unrivalled sea views. A stone's throw away from the popular Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and adjacent to top class golf facilities, Granger Bay is also within close proximity to the many other attractions of Cape Town...


Grassy Park is historical suburb of Cape Town; having been created in the bygone days of apartheid after forced removals saw many local people sent to settlements in the present day Cape Flats. With a sad past it has certainly become a home for many Capetonians and has thrived as the origin for many a jazz player. With a very rich musical background, this area is the birthplace of unique Cape Town forms of break-dance and jazz, beat boxing and choral singing....


Green Point is well situated in close proximity of the V&A Waterfront, The Cape Quater and the new Convention Centre and ideal for the business/ holiday/ health-vacation traveller. Offering an abundance of restuarants, cafes, shops, clubs, bars and open up to a beautiful view of Table Mountain....


Greyton is a small picturesque town in the Overberg area in the Western Cape, South Africa....


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Very near to the Garden Route between Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn and closely surrounded by the Outeniqua Mountains. You can go hiking there, riding on horseback, swimming in crystal clear rock pools or simply relaxing to your heart's content....


Hawston is a fishing village situated between a majestic mountain and an expansive beach in the Overberg district of the Western Cape. ...


Heidelberg lies on the banks of the Duivenhoks River and offers great natural beauty and real country hospitality....


Hermanus is built along the shores of Walker Bay near the Southern most tip of Africa. Magnificent mountains watch over the town which is home of the Southern Right Whale. Nature lovers from all over the world visit Hermanus to view these magnificent creatures from the best land based whale watching destination in the world....


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Higgovale is a prestigious suburb of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Higgovale has some of the most spectacular views from its situation on the slopes of Table Mountain....


Highbury is a suburb in the Cape Northern Suburbs, Western Cape, South Africa.  ...


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Hout Bay is one of the most beautiful and popular places on the Cape Peninsula and a highlight of any visit to Cape Town. The access road that runs from Camps Bay, offers a beautiful drive all along the sea. The town lies picturesquely in a wind-protected bay, surrounded in the west by the Karbonkel Mountain, the famous Mount Sentinel as the outpost in the sea and in the east, by the Constantia Mountains and Chapman's Peak....


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A delightful fishing village on the False Bay coast with a protected little harbour full of brightly painted wooden boats. Go at around 1pm to watch the fishermen offload their catch and you can buy your supper straight from the boat. The narrow main street is renowned for antique and art shops which make fascinating browsing and the well known Brass Bell restaurant and bar is as close as you can get to the breakers without going for a swim. Boyes Drive takes you up onto the hillside for wonderful views of the harbour and in these hills lurk deep caverns and caves with a labyrinth of passages and chambers that are said to be haunted....


Kayamandi - Pleasant Home in Xhoza is a black township where a large number of the citizens are unemployed and the majority is quite poor. However the people of Kayamandi are proud of their traditions, and visitors can be assured of a warm Xhosa welcome....


Kenilworth is a suburb in Cape Town, South Africa. An attraction which draws visitors to Kenilworth is the Kenilworth Racecourse. The oldest race course in the country, it is home to the J&B Met (held in late January each year), an event which draws more than 50,000 spectators. Numerous other national horse races are held at Kenilworth throughout the year....


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Killarney Gardens is a industrial business area of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


Kirstenhof is a suburb of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


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Kleinmond has grown from a holiday destination to little town. Many retired people have settled in this coastal town situated on a narrow strip between the sea and fynbos covered mountains. Kleinmond thrives during the holiday season and has a great beach and lagoon for the kids and lovely golf course for the Dads. The beach is not regarded as safe for swimming but is great for surf angling. The nearby Palmiet River offers swimming and kloofing. The town is situated less than an hours drive from Cape Town....


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Knysna nestles on the banks of a beautiful lagoon in the heart of the Garden Route of South Africa. It is surrounded by a natural paradise of lush indigenous forests, tranquil lakes and golden beaches, making it a real natural wonderland. A moderate climate and a fine selection of accommodation, restaurants and enjoyable activities make Knysna the perfect holiday destination....


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Isolated by majestic mountains, Kommetjie is delightfully rural and unspoiled. Although being conveniently close to Cape Town, the atmosphere of Kommetjie, even in peak season when holiday resorts are bustling, is one of peaceful isolation....


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Kuils River is situated in the northern suburbs, we like to refer to it as the gateway to Cape Towns wine routes....


L'Agulhas is the southernmost town in Africa. Being located at the very tip of the legendary foot of Africa, it is a prime tourist destination. The koppie behind the lighthouse offers a panoramic view of the point where the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet, and of ships passing by....


Known as 'the jewel of the Klein Karoo', Ladismith is located at the foot of the Klein Swartberg mountain range in the Klein Karoo. It's connected by tarred roads to all the major cities, including Cape Town, Oudtshoorn, George, Mossel Bay and Port Elizabeth....


A tranquil Lake District on the warmer False Bay coastline. Golfers paradise with several world-class golf courses within convenient access. A special microclimate ensures that our weather is very pleasant all year round. With lesser rainfalls, Lakeside is usually warmer in winter and cooler in summer than surrounding areas....


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Lambert's Bay is situated on the West Coast of South Africa, 290 kilometers from Cape Town. Through the years the town has developed from a small fishing village into a very popular holiday destination. The area enjoys a mild Mediterranean climate with moderate days and cool nights....


Langa is a township found in Cape Town, South Africa. Similar to Khayelitsha, Langa is one of the areas that were designated for black Africans before the apartheid era. It is the oldest of such townships in Cape Town and was the location of much resistance to apartheid....


Langebaan is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa on the eastern shore of Langebaan Lagoon.  ...


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Llandudno is a small bay situated on the Atlantic coastline near Cape Town. Accessible only from Victoria Road, one of the world's most spectacular coastal drives under the Twelve Apostle peaks of Table Mountain, Llandudno is an exclusive suburb and home to the wealthy and famous. The bay is surrounded by untouched cape fynbos and mountain slopes on all sides. The white sand beach is a popular venue for watching the sun set over the Atlantic ocean....


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Maitland: an industrial suburb of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


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Manenberg is a suburb of Cape Town South Africa that was created by the apartheid government for low income colored families in the Cape Flats. The area consists of rows of semi-detached houses and project like flats and was established by the municipal council between 1966 and 1970....


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The marina is a series of waterways, which lead into Sandvlei, and then into the sea at Muizenburg. The area offers an abundance of fish and birdlife. A pair of fish eagles nest at the south end of Sandvlei - a 15 minute paddle by canoe will get you there....


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Meadowridge in Cape Town, is a part of the well known Constantia Valley, overlooked by aspects of Table Mountain and the Constantiaberg....


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Melkbosstrand village is located 30km north from Cape Town. Melkbosstrand has a bay with a park and boardwalk along the beach passing cozy restaurants and a supermarket on the beachfront. Refresh body and soul with long walks on our safe beaches. Recharge in our unpolluted air with only the sounds of nature. From Melkbosstrand you can reach all the of the best attractions in the Western Cape using open safe roads that are easy to negotiate....


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This vibrant, fast developing, affluent area has a large variety of restaurants, cinemas, businesses, golf courses and other sports facilities. Within easy reach of Cape Town International Airport; V&A Waterfront; Century City; Stellenbosch, Paarl, Franschhoek and Durbanville Wine Routes and central to both Oceans. This area has an excellent climate and is best situated to reach every attraction....


Mitchell's Plain is a largely coloured township about 20 km from the city of Cape Town. It is located on the Cape Flats on the False Bay coast between Strandfontein and Khayelitsha....


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Montagu is the western gateway to the Little Karoo as well as the scenic heart of Route 62, the historic link between Cape Town, the Garden Route and Eastern Cape. There are a number of hiking trails in the area as well as opportunities for rock climbers. The hot springs just outside of town are very popular. Horse riding, golf, tennis, bowls and other sports can also be exercised....


Monte Vista is a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa, whose name meaning 'Mountain View' is derived from the fact that Table Mountain is clearly visible from it. Bordered by Edgemead, Welgelegen, Plattekloof Glen, and Goodwood. Monte Vista Primary School was built in the 1960s....


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Mossel Bay is a town with 82,332 inhabitants in the Western Cape province of South Africa. It lies on the southern coast of South Africa, east of the Cape of Good Hope and west of Knysna. It lies on the Indian Ocean coast and is part of the Garden Route....


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Mouille Point Village is ideally situated between the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and the historic Mouille Point Light House....


Mowbray is one of the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, South Africa. Its original name was Driekoppen (In Dutch, "Three heads")....


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Beach, Cycling, Fishing, Golf, Hiking, Kayaking, Movie Theatre, National Parks, Restaurants, Sailing, Shopping, Sightseeing, Snorkeling, Swimming, Theatres, Walking, Water Skiing, Wildlife viewing, Windsurfing, Wine tasting, well known beach for surfing and whalewatching birdwatching flora. Muizenberg Beach is a popular venue for less experienced windsurfers and more often than not a paradise for experienced riders....


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Napier is bursting at the seams with pride, and so it should be: It is the prettiest little city in New Zealand. It has an unbeatable combination of fabulous climate, elegant Art Deco architecture, as much award-winning wine as anyone could want, plus sea, surf, and pretty vineyards....


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Newlands is an upmarket suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It is located at the foot of Table Mountain in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, and reputed to be the wettest urban area of South Africa due to its high winter rainfall....


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Noordhoek has undoubtedly one of the longest, widest and most beautiful stretch of beach in the Cape. The Long Beach extends over 8 kilometres to Kommetjie. It is too vast to ever be crowded and is ideally suited for long walks. In Winter, when the waves are higher, a lagoon forms in front of the dunes....


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Terminus Road, running from the KTC camp to Nyangas taxi rank, is a dynamic, vibrating hive of informal business where anything from dresses to live sheep are on offer. Crossroads, established in 1975 as an informal settlement, epitomised resistance to the old order....


The lifestyle in the suburbs of Rosebank, Rondebosch, Mowbray and Observatory, with the University being situated here, is shaped by the students and intellectuals. Here one can still live and dine for little money. Many student pubs and restaurants can be found here, especially in the lively Main Street of Observatory. This part of town is named after the Observatory which is unfortunately, only open once a week to visitors....


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Oranjezicht, nestled at the foot of the majestic landmark of Table Mountain, on a peninsula at the southern tip of Africa where two oceans meet....


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An industrial an residential southern suburb in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Boasting the Royal Cape Golf Club, a championship course with bent grass greens....


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Oudeweshof is a suburb in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


Oudtshoorn has been called South Africa's tourism capitol, and with good reason. The town has been blessed with the greatest variety of tourist attractions imaginable. The peculiar ostrich, the breathtaking Cango Caves, majestic mountain ranges, the unspoilt natural environment, culinary adventure, wine tasting and the town's rich history....


A high density industrial / commercial area of Cape Town. 10 minutes from the ultra modern Health and Racquet Club, while facilities for horse riding, golf and tennis are all located nearby. Only a few kilometres from South Africa's vibrant playground, the Rotanga Junction Theme Park, The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, word renowned Table Mountain, the Cape Town CBD and the Cape Town Northern Suburbs....


Paarl (derived from Parel, meaning Pearl in Dutch) is a town with 191,013 inhabitants in the Western Cape province of South Africa. Its the third oldest European settlement in the Republic of South Africa (after Cape Town and Stellenbosch) and the largest town in the Cape Winelands. It is situated about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of Cape Town in the Western Cape Province and is renowned for its illustrious past and haunting scenic beauty....


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Parklands is a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa....


Parow is a northern suburb of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. Parow was founded by Johann Heinrich Ferdinand Parow....


There are kilometres of deserted sandy beaches and rocky coves waiting to be explored. Delight in the beauty of dune fynbos and the annual riot of spring flowers. Be awed by sightings of dolphins and whales. Enjoy the rich diversity of bird life. Get up close to the whales. Hike, kayak on the ocean or just sit back and enjoy the beautiful African sunsets. Explore this fascinating region from the central point of Paternoster, a historic fishing village....


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The "garden city" suburb of Pinelands is located on the edge of the southern suburbs of Cape Town in South Africa and is known for its large thatched houses. The suburb is primarily residential and is often praised for its peacefulness and abundance of trees. Pinelands is one of the few areas in Cape Town in which sale of alcohol is prohibited and is a popular place for senior citizens to retire to. While there are several retirement homes in the suburb, younger people are increasingly moving in....


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Plattekloof Glen is a residential suburb in the northern suburbs of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


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Plettenberg Bay is the jewel of The Garden Route. It's more than a village, less than a town. Plettenberg Bay is tranquil and charming, hospitable and rather special. Plettenberg Bay is characterised by sweeping, unspoilt golden beaches, a dramatic rocky peninsula, intriguing lagoons and estuaries, towering indigenous forests and unpolluted rivers and sea. With its exceptional climate, and beautiful view sites over the Indian Ocean, Plettenberg Bay is perfect for tourists interested in exploring, watching or just lazing....


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Plumstead is a suburb in the Western Cape Province of South Africa, situated on the western margin of the Cape Flats, within the municipality of the City of Cape Town. This is a quiet - peaceful and safe residential area in cape Town's southern suburbs....


Orchards, vineyards and mountains surround Pniel, with the Dwars River running through it. Originally Pniel was an agricultural village, but today fruit and vegetable production has grown into a large industry, which has become the major source of income for the town. Peace and quiet are hallmarks of Pniel's hospitality with a nearby inn and charming guests houses in the surrounding areas. Visitors can leisurely enjoy a meal in one of the restaurants close by or else have a snack on the move with a bottle of wine from one of the specialty shops in the village....


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Pringle Bay is a quiet coastal village in the heart of a UNESCO World Nature Reserve. The area is renowned for its Indigenous Fynbos Flora and houses more plant species per square meter than anywhere else on the planet. On route to the world famous Whale-watching town of Hermanus, Pringle Bay is an ideal place to view whales during the Whale Season from June to December every year....


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Part of Cape Town's Northern suburbs, trhis region has a lot to offer. Durbanville wine route. Tygervballey and Canal walk shopping Centres. Ratanga Junction theme park, Grand West Casino and much more....


Retreat is a residential area in the Southern suburbs of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


Rheenendal is a settlement in Eden District Municipality in the Western Cape province of South Africa....


Ridgeworth is a residential area in the Northern suburbs of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


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Rocklands is a suburb of Mitchell's Plain in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


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Rondebosch is one of the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town, South Africa. It is primarily a residential suburb, with a medium-size shopping area and a small business district....


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This area boasts several small towns and coastal villages in close proximity to each other in a rugged and beautiful landscape. Fascinating day trips to historic fishing villages, nature and game reserves, fossil parks as well as numerous wine estates and majestic mountain ranges are within easy reach and Cape Town International Airport is just over a one hour drive to the South. The tranquil waters of the bay are ideal for water sports, fishing, sailing or swimming. Whale and dolphin watching charters as well as island cruises are easily arranged and the area is a hiking and bird watchers delight. 4x4 trails and safaris as well as Saldanha airport with facilities for light aircraft all close by....


Salt River is a mainly industrial suburb of Cape Town located near Table Bay to the east of the city. It is named after a river of the same name, this being a continuation of the Black River. The name Salt River is a corruption of the Dutch for sweet or fresh river. Salt River is served by a railway station of the same name....


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Sandvlei is a freshwater spot near Lakeside in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa ideal for kitesurfing and windsurfing and picnics.  ...


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Scarborough is a small village out on the Cape Peninsula. Go to Kommetjie and keep going south. In the village turn down towards the beach - there is only one road and a parking at the end....


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Sea Point is Cape Town's most densely populated suburb, situated between Signal Hill and the Atlantic Ocean a few kilometres to the west of Cape Town's Central Business District (CBD)....


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Sedgefield is situated in the heart of the Garden Route of South Africa, nestled between forest-covered hills, beautiful beaches and magnificent lakes. This picturesque town is a nature lover's paradise offering the visitor rich and varied bird-life with over 250 listed species to be viewed along many hiking trails and boat trip. The town is situated 25 kilometres west of Knysna and the closest National airport is just south of George, merely 45 km away....


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Shelley Point is a peninsula, which gives the illusion of being on an island, as it is surrounded by 3 private beaches. Because it is a peninsula, bird and sea life remains unspoilt, and provides a safe haven for whales, dolphins and seals....


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Simon's Town is a lovely village with a short walk to the beach and a few minutes away is the famous Jackass penguin colony, Scratch Patch and Cape Point. Simon's Town (also widely but incorrectly referred to as Simonstown, is a village and a naval base in South Africa, near Cape Town. It is located on the shores of False Bay, on the eastern side of the Cape Peninsula....


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This lovely relaxing area is close to four reputable schools and the picturesque Sonstraal dams with their recreational activities. It is 3 km from the Tygervalley center and centrally situated to Stellenbosch, Paarl & Cape Town....


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White rocks, a cobalt sea. This perfect setting greets you when touring this stunning part of the West Coast. A bustling fishing harbour, in a tranquil country village. This beautiful bay is a birdwatchers' paradise and home to whales and dolphins all year round, with magnificent lowers iin late winter and spring....


St James is a small village situated between Muizenberg and Kalk Bay on the False Bay coast. The beach area is characterised by colourful Victorian bathing boxes and a tidal pool....


Stanford is a village in the Cape Overberg, Western Cape, South Africa.  ...


Steenberg is located in the heart of the Constantia valley in the Western Cape, on the foothills of the magnificent Stone Mountains, at the southern tip of South Africa....


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Stellenberg is a residentail area in the Cape Northern Suburb of Durbanville, Western Cape, South Africa....


The heart of South Africa's wine industry, Stellenbosch is a place of great beauty and culture that's steeped in South African tradition. The Stellenbosch Wine Route is arguably the country's most famous, and the Stellenbosch Wine of Origin area includes 106 cellars - most of which are open to the public. Enjoy a long day's wine tasting, and wine buying and you'll sip more than our great South African wines - you'll taste our South African way of life....


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Stilbaai, also known as the Bay of Sleeping Beauty, is a town along the southern coast of South Africa about four hours by car from Cape Town. It is part of the Hessequa Local Municipality in the Western Cape province. Alternate spellings of the town's name include Stillbay, Stilbay, Stillbaai and Stilbaai....


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A popular seaside town famous for its golden beaches and panoramic views. 30 minutes drive from Cape Town and 20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport. The well known Stellenbosch Wine route is 10 minutes away....


Strandfontein is a lovely town with long white beaches situated on the West Coast in the Western Cape, South Africa....


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Struisbaai is a coastal settlement in the Overberg region of South Africa's Western Cape province. The town is two hours from Cape Town in the Cape Agulhas Local Municipality within the Overberg District, and four kilometers from the southernmost point of the African continent at Cape Agulhas....


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The Cape Town suburb of Sun Valley lies on the slopes of the Silvermine Nature Reserve, in the beautiful Fish Hoek valley....


Sunnydale is a residential suburb of Fish Hoek in the South Peninsula of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. A lovely holiday area to explore with many accommodation options....


Sunset Beach is a suburb on the stunning West Coast of Cape Town in the Westen Cape, South Africa....


Surrey Estate is a peaceful suburb in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


Nestling at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains, Swellendam has much to offer visitors who have an interest in history, nature and outdoor activities. Situated on the N2, approximately 240km from both Cape Town and George, Swellendam is the perfect choice for a halfway stopover or as a base from which to explore the area. Swellendam offers a variety of accommodation to suit every taste. There is little wind and temperatures are moderate. There is no shortage of water and gardens are lush and luxuriant. The cost of living is reasonable and the town is clean and efficiently and well run. The people are friendly and there is no political strife with a virtual absence of serious crime....


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Miles of sandy beaches on the Atlantic coast, with views stretching across Table Bay to Table Mountain, Robben Island and beyond. Table View boasts two shopping centres, cinemas, banks, many coffee shops, pubs, bars and restaurants. By car, you are only 20 minutes from Cape Town city centre and Waterfront, and 40 minutes from the winelands....


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Nestled at the foot of the majestic landmark of Table Mountain, on a peninsula at the southern tip of Africa where two oceans meet, lies the vibrant and colourful city of Tamboerskloof, Cape Town. Cape Town is a city where breathtaking scenery, winding coastline and luxury sea-side retreats are a mere stone's throw away from the bohemian beat of the city centre....


At the foot of Signal Hill - providing convenient access to Cape Town's beautiful beaches, shopping venues, the central city area and The Victoria and Alfred Waterfront....


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Tokai is in the heart of the Constantia Valley. Within close proximity to shops and restaurants and beaches at Muizenberg and about half hours drive into the CBD. Steenberg Estate is there and comprises a luxury five-star hotel, an 18 hole championship golf course and state of the art winery, producing award winning wines....


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Victoria Bay is a small cove in the Western Cape, South Africa. It is situated on the Garden Route between George and Wilderness. It is a popular beach for surfers, which consists of a right hand reef like wave which rolls over small boulder-like rocks for about 200m....


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Vredehoek is a suburb of Cape Town, South Africa located in the City Bowl, on the slopes of Table Mountain, between Devil's Peak and Oranjezicht....


A leafy suburb in the Northern suburbs of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


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Welgemoed is a suburb to the North of cape Town near Tygervaley. Cape Town is 20km away....


Wellington is a town in the Western Cape Winelands 45 minutes from Cape Town, in South Africa. Wellington's economy is centered around agriculture such as wine, table grapes, citrus fruit and a brandy industry. The town is located 75 km north-east of Cape Town, reached by the N1 motorway and R44 highway. Due to the growth of the Mbekweni township south of town, it now forms a de facto urban unit with Paarl, just 10km to the south....


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Westridge is a suburb of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa....


The climate is wonderful all year round. The average rainfall is around 700mm, spread all year round, meaning that the winters are as warm and sunny as the summertime. Wilderness is set between the Kaaimans River and the Goukama Nature Reserve, whilst being bordered by the Outeniqua Mountains. Renowned for it tranquil sea and beaches which stretch on forever, Wilderness has become a Internationally sought after holiday resort. Wilderness is also surrounded by many rivers and natural lakes and lagoons. This makes it a great spot for water sport enthusiasts, who flock there regularly. There is 2500 ha National Park with five rivers, five lakes, two estuaries and 18km of coastline....


Witelsbos is a well placed stopover along the Garden Route in the heart of the Tsitsikamma, halfway between Jeffrey's Bay and Knysna....


Welcome to Witsand : the home of the Southern Right Whale in Southern Africa. This peaceful coastal town is surrounded by the Breede River estuary and the Indian Ocean....


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Vibrant metropoiltan residentail district, which borders on the Cape Town CBD. Wonderful shopping experiences....


Worcester is a town in the Western Cape South Africa, with a population of 76,894; it is the largest town in the Breede River Valley. Located 120 km north-east of Cape Town on the N1 highway north to Johannesburg, it is the administrative capital of the Breede Valley Local Municipality and the hub of the Western Cape's interior commercial, distribution and retail activity....


Wynberg is a southern suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. It is situated between Plumstead and Kenilworth. It is a main transport hub for the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town....


This tranquil seaside village lies 85km north of Cape Town on the R27. Yzerfontein is renowned for its unspoilt beaches, including the pristine 16-Mile Beach wich stretches all the way to Postberg Nature Reserve within the West Coast National Park....


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