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You don’t have to travel up north to see the Big 5 (Elephant, Lion, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard); we have local game farms on our doorstep

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That Cape Town boasts a Marine Big 5 (Whale, Shark, Dolphin, Penguin and Seal)?

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Cape Town’s green season (winter) is the perfect time to visit, rates are good and the entire region is beautifully carpeted with green, lush vegetation.Contact us to inquire about our Winter Deals

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That Cape Town has previously been rated in the New York Times’ Top 10 Hip cities that think about how they work

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The city of Cape Town was awarded World Design Capital for 2014 and the design committee hosted over 460 successful design projects that assisted in transforming the city. See the website www.wdccapetown2014.com

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Cape Town is not a 24-hour city – we are getting there – and public transport operates until 23h00, if you want to party the night away, be sure you have transport back to your hotel (if not, give us a call on 021 554 4965 and we will help!)

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The Cape Town National Museum holds the first known modern human footprint of man (actually, it’s a woman and it’s known as ‘The Footprint of Eve’), dated at 117,000 years old. The museum is holding the original for safekeeping and it unfortunately cannot be viewed at this stage

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CNN’s travel website CNN GO previously rated Cape Town’s Boulders Beach in the top 10 list of best beaches worldwide

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That Cape Town is the only city surrounded by a nature park and that you can swim in two oceans on the same day

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That the first vineyards were planted in South Africa in the 1650s, wine production is not a new industry in South Africa

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That Cape Town’s Table Mountain is one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature

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Trip Advisor readers previously voted Cape Town the no.1 world destination and our city consistently makes their top 20 list

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That there are only three places in Africa where African (Jackass) penguins breed on a mainland and two of these places are in the Cape region

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Our national botanical garden, Kirstenbosch, has won over 30 gold medals at the annual RHS Chelsea Flower Show over the years

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Cape Town was the first city outside of Europe to be awarded Blue Flag status on many of its beaches. Blue Flag is granted to beaches based on criteria such as cleanliness, water quality, public facilities and safety

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That the world’s first successful heart transplant took place in Cape Town’s Groote Schuur Hospital in 1967 by Professor Chris Barnard

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Cape Town’s International Airport has previously won Best Airport in Africa and Best Airport in Africa for Staff Service Excellence awards at the annual SKYTRAX World Airport Awards event

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Visitors from all over the world travel to Cape Town to view and experience up close encounters with the fearsome Great White Shark

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That Hermanus (a town +/- 110km from Cape Town) is only one of very few places worldwide where land-based whale watching is possible