Cape Town is a lovely city to visit. It has historical significance and natural beauty as well. Every year thousands of tourists flock around this city for their summer or winter breaks. The mountains and beaches are just awesome. It’s Table Mountain is one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is a must visit place if you travel to Cape Town. The view from this mountain is just spectacular.
You can spend lazy afternoons in beaches. There are a number of activities you can do in Cape Town. There are some awesome trails where you can go trekking. You can go surfing and swimming on the beaches also. Cape Town’s wineries are world famous. You can go on a day trip to a nearby vineyard and taste some great wines.
Cape Town has one of the bluest skies in the world. So, the weather here is good year round. So, you can visit Cape Town anytime. There are a number of world class hotels here where you can enjoy your stay. Besides the luxurious hotels, budget hotels are also available. If you do some research online and read some travel reviews, you can get some good hotels at a reasonable price.
Getting around Cape Town can be a bit tough if you are on tight budget. There is no good transportation system that links the parts of the city. There is metrorail, but they are infrequent. So, if time is precious for you, it’s advisable not to ride on those. Airport shuttle Cape Town is good for airport transfers and for tours as well. Some new buses were on the streets for the World Cup in 2010. This is supposed to be the future public transport of Cape Town. This mass transit bus network has dedicated lanes that offer similar reliability as that of a train network. People will be able to travel at a cheaper rate once these buses start operating. These buses are introduced to shift people’s attention from taxis. The Golden Arrow buses are a good option for travel as well. This bus network has been serving Cape Town for the last 150 years. The ride is good, but the buses are very infrequent. If you can afford then it is a good idea to hire taxi. You can also rent a car. It will be expensive, but it will save your time.