Cape Town is the third most populous
city in South
Cape Town is famous for its harbor as well as landmarks Table
Mountain and Cape Point. Table Mountain (3,051-feet) is accessible
via cable car.
Cape Town has one of the best displays of gold: Gold
of Africa Museum, 96 Strand Street.
Local history dates back thousands of years.
Jan van Riebeeck's arrival in 1652 established the first permanent
European settlement in sub-Saharan Africa. Cape Town grew quickly
and became the largest city in South Africa until the growth of
Across the cape peninsula lies Boulders
Coastal Park. The park is home to hundreds of African penguins.
Boulders Beach has one of only two land-based African penguin colonies.
An hour away from Cape Town is Darling,
home of the Darling Festival, one of the world''s most innovative