Lonely Planet Cape Town & the Garden Route (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet Cape Town & the Garden Route

Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher* Lonely Planet’s Cape Town & the Garden Route is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Soak in the view from the summit of Table Mountain, take a boat to Robben Island for an insight into the country’s history, and explore the beaches, forests and verdant mountains along the majestic Garden Route – all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Cape Town and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet’s Cape Town & the Garden Route: Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics Covers City Bowl, Foreshore, Bo-Kaap & De Waterkant, East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory...

  • ASIN: 1786571676

Cape Town and Peninsula [South Africa] (National Geographic Adventure Map)

Cape Town and Peninsula [South Africa] (National Geographic

• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Travel MapRecreation activities abound in South Africa's Cape Peninsula. National Geographic's Cape Town and Peninsula Adventure Map is an invaluable tool for exploring this exciting destination. The front side of the print map covers both Cape Town and Table Mountain in two separate maps. The street map of Cape Town includes a variety of helpful resources for travelers from lodging, food services, and markets to places of worship, embassies, and information centers. The recreation map of Table Mountain focuses on hiking, equestrian, and mountain bike trails, and paragliding and climbing areas. Parking areas, restaurants, and picnic areas are also clearly indicated.The reverse side details the whole Cape Peninsula and is loaded with helpful information to assist travelers in making the most of the many recreation activities available. These include an adventure activity contacts list as well as safety hints for sea activities. Areas for Hobie sailing, surfskiing, wind surfing, kite surfing, swimming, and surfing are noted. For those who like to recreate on land, paragliding and climbing areas, hiking trails, scenic viewpoints, visitor centers, and many cultural points of interest are indicated. Information on dive sites, nature watching, day ...

  • Brand: National Geographic Maps
  • ASIN: 1566951658
  • UPC: 749717032002

Top 10 Cape Town and the Winelands (DK Eyewitness Travel Guide)

Top 10 Cape Town and the Winelands (DK

Discover the best of everything this beautiful region of South Africa has to offer. Top 10 lists showcase the best places to visit, from Cape Town's Table Mountain to the Stellenbosch vineyards. Seven easy-to-follow itineraries explore the region's most interesting areas—from Robben Island to the dramatic Cape Peninsula—while reviews of the best hotels, shops, and restaurants in the region will help you plan your perfect trip.True to its name, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Cape Town and the Winelands covers all the major sights and attractions in easy-to-use "top 10" lists that help you plan the vacation that's right for you.   • Itineraries help you plan your trip.    • Top 10 lists feature off-the-beaten-track ideas, along with standbys like the top attractions, shopping, dining options, and more.    • Comprehensive laminated pull-out map includes color-coded design, public transportation maps, and street indexes.    • Maps of walking routes show you the best ways to maximize your time.    • Additional maps marked with sights from the guidebook are shown on inside cover flaps, with selected street index and metro map. DK's famous full-color photography and museum floor plans, along with just the right amount of coverage of the city's histo...

  • ASIN: 1465460616

The Rough Guide to Cape Town, The Winelands and the Garden Route (Travel Guide) (Rough Guides)

The Rough Guide to Cape Town, The Winelands

"Discover Cape Town, the Winelands and the Garden Route with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to admire the panoramic views from the top of Table Mountain, indulge on a wine estate tour or spot the Big Five in a wildlife reserve, this new edition of The Rough Guide to Cape Town, the Winelands and the Garden Route will show you ideal places to sleep, eat, drink and shop along the way. Inside The Rough Guide to Cape Town, the Winelands and the Garden Route- Independent, trusted reviews written in Rough Guides' trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit, with options to suit every budget.- Full-colour maps throughout - navigate Cape Town's city centre or find your way around Stellenbosch without needing to get online.- Stunning, inspirational images- Itineraries - carefully planned routes to help you organize your trip.- Detailed coverage - whether off the beaten track or in more mainstream tourist destinations, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way. Areas covered include: the city centre; the V&A Waterfront; Robben Island; the Cape Flats; the Atlantic Seaboard; Stellenbosch; Paarl; Franschhoek; Somerset West; the Whale Coast; the Garden Route and Overberg ...

  • Brand: Rough Guides Ltd
  • ASIN: 0241306205

Fodor's Essential South Africa: with The Best Safari Destinations (Travel Guide)

Fodor's Essential South Africa: with The Best Safari

Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.Everything about Africa that stirs the imagination is concentrated in its southernmost country. Lions freely roam vast game reserves such as Kruger National Park; vineyards stretch across the Cape Winelands; and mountains cascade into the sea along miles of beaches. In addition to dream safaris and romantic honeymoons, South Africa offers modern cities with thriving arts and dining scenes. South Africans are welcoming, and the country’s emergence from a turbulent past provides a dramatic history lesson and the promise of something new every time you visit.This travel guide includes:•SAFARI PLANNING: Reviews of new safari camps, Safari-planning tips, and recommended tour companies•DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS:Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks•ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES GUIDE contains a brief introduction and spectacular color photos that capture the ultimate experiences and attractions throughout South Africa•MULTIPLE ITINERARIES to help make the most of your time exploring the top attractions•INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Each chapter opens with an orientat...

  • ASIN: 1640970142

Blakeway Worldwide Panoramas Cape Town, South Africa - Blakeway Panoramas Unframed Skyline Posters,

Blakeway Worldwide Panoramas Cape Town, South Africa -

ABOUT THIS IMAGE: This aerial panoramic photograph of Cape Town was taken by Christopher Gjevre. It features downtown Cape Town from over Table Bay. In the distance is Table Mountain with its top covered by clouds; often referred to as the tablecloth. Table Mountain is South Africa's premier tourist attraction and the top provides breathtaking views over the city and its beaches. From the far right is Signal Hill and Lion's Head. Left of Table Mountain is Devil's Peak. Together, these mountains overlook the city and the area known as the city bowl. Tourism remains the most important economic key to Cape Town. ABOUT BLAKEWAY WORLDWIDE PANORAMAS: We have been in business for over 25 years, photographing and selling the largest selection of high quality panoramic art prints in the U.S. and worldwide. Our panoramic portfolio includes city skylines, national parks and historic sites from around the world as well as officially licensed sporting events from the NFL, NHL, NASCAR and over 100 U.S. universities. Each image is available unframed or in 3 different frame styles and is printed and framed in Minneapolis, MN. We take great pride in our products and service and use high quality UV resistant inks to minimize fading, acid free mats to protect the photos, aluminum frame moulding to...

  • Color: Unframed
  • Brand: Blakeway Worldwide Panoramas, Inc.
  • UPC: 099341306605

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide South Africa

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide South

From the wilds of Kruger National Park, to cosmopolitan Cape Town, to the lush western cape winelands, to the stunning beaches along the Garden Route, this guide leads you straight to the greatest attractions this fascinating and varied country has to offer. Get insider tips on everything from the best shopping, restaurants, and hotels, to outdoor activities such as whale-watching, surfing, and hiking, as well as practical information on how to get around. As a bonus, a comprehensive field guide—which includes the birds of South Africa—helps you get the most out of your time on safari.Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: South Africa.   • Hotel and restaurant listings and recommendations.    • Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance.    • Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights.    • Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums.    • Free, color pull-out map (print edition) marked with sights, a selected site and street index, public transit map, practical information on getting around, and a distance chart for measuring walking distances.    • Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area.    • Are...

  • ASIN: 1465461310

TERRANCE TALKS TRAVEL: The Quirky Tourist Guide to Cape Town (Volume 6)

TERRANCE TALKS TRAVEL: The Quirky Tourist Guide to

Cape Town is one the best cities in the world because it has so much to offer, from underground tunnel tours to abseiling off Table Mountain. Did you know that Table Mountain is older than the Alps, Andes, Rockies, and Himalayas? Find out the best way to explore this fabled mountain and much more. In this handy reference, the author reveals... best foodie tour a five-star restaurant that offers a fourteen-course tourist menu so you can sample all kinds of yummy African cuisine best dance club best whale watching spot and where to meet the Whale Crier best place to have brunch best coffee bar best adventure tour best beach best hipster hostel best budget lodge best botanical garden in Africa...and much more!                                                                                           In addition to sharing everything you need to know about Cape Town (including the Cape Winelands, Cape Peninsula, Cape Point, and the Garden Route), the author offers advice on the best time of year to visit, how to pack, the best way to get to Cape Town, the best way to get around Cape Town, the best area beaches, and shares a bonus section, SAFARI SAMPLER. Other highlights include her TOP TEN LIST, ...

  • ASIN: 1942738447

A Hippopotamus At The Table: A true story of a journey to a new life in Cape Town, South Africa in 1975

A Hippopotamus At The Table: A true story

A young woman, with her actor husband and baby travel to South Africa in 1975 at a time when apartheid was at its height. They travelled from the UK to Johannesburg, and then on a thousand mile journey across the Karoo to Cape Town. They lived there for over two years at a time of growing social unrest against the rigid constraints of the apartheid system. The government of the time was clamping down, enforcing rigid censorship and the strict separation of peoples. The children of the townships fermented the riots of 1976, rebelling against the oppressive rules of a hateful system. This is a story of a young family living in those times in South Africa, their attempts to bypass the apartheid system and how its effects crept up on them forcing them to leave. Excerpt from the book: ‘Waiting at the reception desk to check in, I saw the toilet signs for the first time, in both Afrikaans and English – Blanke Dames (White Ladies), Nie Blanke Vrou (Non-White Females) … the first time I had to go, I stood outside, hesitating, feeling that by choosing one I was accepting their distinction.’

  • ASIN: 0957612249

Insight Guides Flexi Map Cape Town (Insight Flexi Maps)

Insight Guides Flexi Map Cape Town (Insight Flexi

Insight Flexi Map Cape Town:This easy to use, full-colour, water-proof map is all you need to navigate Cape Town. Italso includes handy destination detail on the Cape Peninsula and Cape Town Environs, and tips on top attractions and getting around.� Combines clear, up-to-date cartography with destination detail, stylish design and stunning photography � The main map is at a scale of 1: 17 000, with prominent public buildings, hotels and other places of interest highlighted in the extensive index� Secondary maps cover the Cape Peninsula and Cape Town Environs, with a separate Metro map located on the back cover for easy reference � But it's also much more than a map! - includes tips on top attractions, galleries, museums, heritage sites, travelling further afield, and getting around� Laminated finish is tough, waterproof and can be written on with a non-permanent marker pen - just write and wipe as requiredAbout Insight Guides: Insight Guides is a pioneer of full-colour guide books, with almost 50 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides with user-friendly, modern design. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps, as well as phrasebooks, picture-packed eBooks and apps to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique...

  • ASIN: 178671941X
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