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Welcome to Cape Town

Cape Town

Cape Town, the Mother City of Africa, is the second most populous urban area in South Africa. The coastal city is the Legislative capital of the country and provincial capital of the Western Cape. It is famous for its harbour and well known landmarks such as the Table Mountain and Cape Point.

Located on the shore of Table Bay, Cape Town is a multicultural city resulting from the cohabitation of Indonesian, French Dutch, British and German settlers as well as local Bushman and Hottentot tribes, and the Bantu tribes. It is often likened to South Carlifornia because of its extensive coastline, rugged mountain ranges, inland valleys and coastal plains.

Information & Facts


There are various activities organised in Cape Town throughout every calender year. One of them is the annual Cape Town Jazz Festival which takes place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre and also, the City Harvest Festival which see the exhibition of the local food, wine and entertainment.


Cape Town has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate with mild, moderately wet winters and dry, warm summers. Winter (from June to August) may see large cold fronts entering for limited periods from the Atlantic Ocean with significant precipitation and strong north-westerly winds.

Summer (from December to March) is warm and dry; the region can get uncomfortably hot for a couple of weeks in February or early March. Also, ‎Late spring and early summer may sometimes feature a strong wind from the south