A Little Teaser ~ 9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Cape Town, South Africa: Reason # 3

In a short 9 day series I’m going to show you all the best bits about Cape Town and all the reasons why you should visit the beautiful city I live in!

Reason # 3:

The V & A Waterfront

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Situated between Robben Island and Table Mountain in the heart of the Cape Town docks, the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront is one of South Africa’s most visited destinations, attracting millions of visitors and locals every year.

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The Waterfront provides a variety of entertainment for the whole family and the V & A is just minutes away from museums, art galleries, the Castle of Good Hope Castle and the delightful and colourful old Bo-Kaap buildings.

Much of the Waterfront’s charm lies in the fact that this busy working harbour is now set in the midst of a huge entertainment venue where you can find anything from craft markets, theatres, movies, an aquarium, specialty shops, restaurants and pubs. This is the place where you will find it all.

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If you are looking for something exciting to try while there, consider one of the follow:

  • Diving at the Two Oceans Aquarium.
  • Enjoy a harbour cruise or a sundowner cruise.
  • Go on a helicopter flip over Cape Town.
  • Take a trip to Robben Island.
  • Explore the Waterfront Craft Market & Wellness Centre.
  • Have your palm read.
  • Check out the many, many seals.
  • Take a ride on the Cape Wheel that offers spectacular 360 degree panoramic views of Cape Town.
  • Have a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants.
  • Live entertainment at the Waterfront Amphitheatre every Saturday and Sunday from 17:00 – 18:00
  • Watch the various street performers visible across until late.

No matter what excites you, one of the attractions is sure to catch your attention making the Waterfront an interesting and exciting place to visit.


Whether you go during the day or at night, it is always alive with visitors and with Table Mountain looking down on you and the fresh ocean breeze from Table Bay, it is sure to be a feast not only for your eyes but for all your senses too.

 ~ All Photos By Me ~

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