Hout Bay is a seaside village (although formally a neighbourhood of Cape Town) that is as diverse as it is picturesque. It is situated in a valley that requires you to travel over the Constantia nek Pass or via Chapman’s Peak. As such, it is surrounded by the beautiful mountains of the Western Cape and is bordered on the north by the Table Mountain National Park and by Oranjekloof to the north-west.
Chapman’s Peak has become a world-famous drive, taking one along the very edge of the mountain and showcasing uninterrupted, breath-taking views of the vast Atlantic Ocean. (more…)
Durban is the curry capital of South Africa, and is known for its humid weather conditions and gorgeous warm ocean waters. Having the highest population density of Indian folk outside of the country of India, there is also a distinctive vibe and a fascinating history to this coastal holiday town with a multifaceted cultural buzz. Getting the most out of this town and its spirit means exploring Durban with an adventurous spirit and being open-minded about new experiences.
Here are five attractions that first-time visitors to Durban are encouraged to try … (more…)