Compelling reasons why you should visit Cape Town

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Cape Town is an excellent travel destination and this is why it is one of the most visited cities in Africa. Visiting Cape Town is going to open you to a lot of exciting outdoor activities and inspiring natural beauty. You are also going to enjoy the local cuisine and have the opportunity of seeing a lot of wonderful design and artwork.

In this article, we are going to be looking at some reasons why you should consider visiting Cape Town.

Art scene

If you are into art and design, then you should consider visiting Cape Town as soon as you can. Not too long ago, a major museum was open in Cape Town. The museum showcases artworks from the African continent. The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art is presently the largest art museum in Africa.

The streets of Cape Town are like a massive art gallery. There are a lot of striking graffiti that was made by local artists. There are numerous art galleries scattered over Cape Town. Visiting these galleries will create a window for you to see amazing painting and photography of international and local artist.

Design hub

Cape Town was selected to be the world design capital a few years ago, and the reason is obvious. Over the last couple of years, there has been a lot of design startup that has sprung up. These design startups offer wonderful style in architecture, interior design, fashion and so on.

Natural wonder

Cape Town is endowed with natural beauty.  The table mountain national park is an attention grabber and the crown jewel of the city. There are other natural landscapes you can explore while you are in Cape Town.


There are a lot of luxurious and gourmet restaurant in the city. You can get burgers, beer, French fries and many more at La Colombe. Ensure that you book a table at the test kitchen which is the 22nd best restaurant in the world and the best restaurant in South Africa.

Outside the city

There are a couple of small towns outside the city. You can also choose to visit some of the wine Estates, which have wine testing centers and dining.

 Extreme sports

Cape Town is also an excellent destination for adventure lovers. There are a good number of extreme sports that is carried out there.

Final note

These are just a handful of things you are going to enjoy in Cape down.