View of the beach and Twelve Apostles mountain in Camps Bay near Cape Town in South Africa.

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Cape Town

A coming-together of cultures, cuisines and landscapes, there's nowhere quite like Cape Town, a singularly beautiful city crowned by the magnificent Table Mountain National Park.

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Things to Know

It won't take you long to get your head around Cape Town but these hints, tips and tricks will make your trip as straightforward as possible.

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Best Neighborhoods

Cape Town's neighborhoods each have their own unique charm. Here are seven of the best and what you'll find there.

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Day Trips

Cape Town is hard to leave, but take a day trip outside the city, and you'll be glad you did.

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Money and Costs

Cape Town is home to some of the most spectacular attractions in the world and we want you to see them all without breaking the bank.

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Travel safely around Cape Town with this guide to the city’s transportation options.

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Free Things to Do

With mountaintop hiking trails and gorgeous sandy beaches, some of the best experiences in Cape Town are completely free.

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Traveling with Kids

The best places for family fun in the South African capital.

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