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Ultimate Cape Town Travel Guide: Everything First-Timers Need to Know!

Thinking about visiting Cape Town? You’re in for SUCH a treat. I truly believe that this is the best city in the world! But first, you need to work out what’s what. And trust me, I know how overwhelming it can feel having to research somewhere totally new. Having to sift through a million different …

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Hannah in Bo Kaap

Guide to Visiting Bo Kaap: Cape Town’s Most Colourful Neighbourhood!

If you’ve ever googled Cape Town, the chances are that you’ve seen photos of Bo Kaap’s brightly-coloured cottages. So if you’re thinking about checking out the area, well, I don’t blame you!  As well as being aesthetically pleasing, Bo Kaap is actually Cape Town’s oldest surviving neighbourhood and is steeped in tradition and culture, with …

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Where to Go Whale Watching in Cape Town in 2024

If you’re visiting Cape Town during the winter, then whale watching should be at the top of your list! Yup, as if the Mother City didn’t already have enough on offer, it boasts opportunities to see Southern Right whales, Humpback whales, and Bryde’s whales.  However, you’re not going to spot any whales wandering around the …

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The Best Wildlife Encounters in Cape Town for EVERY Season and Budget

If you’re planning a trip to Cape Town, the chances are that you’re keen to see some wildlife while you’re here. And while I can assure you that the city does have plenty of wildlife around, you do have to know where to find it!  I really didn’t see that much wildlife in my first …

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