A walk through the ages, 350 years of history jam-packed into 8 hectares of ground, that’s the Company’s Garden!
“…there is a garden which the Company has had made; I should very much like to see it in a corner of Versailles. There are walks,... More»
Almost thirty years ago, genealogist Aubrey Springveldt started investigating his own family tree. His research led him on a pilgrimage into the earliest days of the Cape, and an ancestry shaped by slavery.
Join him on that pilgrimage by... More»
Sie möchten gern das Bo-Kaap kennenlernen? Zweifellos schweben Ihnen Bilder von hübschen, farbfrohen Häusern vor – aber der heutige Spaziergang wird Ihnen ein völlig anderes Bild vom Bo-Kaap verleihen, ein Bild, das nur wenig mit hübschen Farben... More»
So, you're off to see the Bo-Kaap? No doubt your mind conjures up pictures of quaint and brightly-coloured houses - but your walk today will reveal a Bo-Kaap that has little to do with its prettiness. To focus on that aspect alone would be an... More»
Zivele amabali athetha ngale ntaba ebizwa ngokuba yiTable Mountain kwaye uvhe ngama qhawe ayo xa usamile ulinde ukuncedwa kwi sitishi sangase zantsi, lonke olulwazi uzoliva kwa bahlali balapha eKapa abayaziyo lentaba, Abantu abafana ne haramiya... More»
Discover the stories and legends of Table Mountain while you're waiting in the queue at the Lower Cableway Station. You'll hear from Capetonians with a close connection to the mountain, including a Dutch pirate and champion pipe smoker. There are... More»
Imagine, just imagine the throngs of slaves that have walked this route, taken off the ships near the Castle and led in irons to the slave lodge; think of the settlers, adventurers, missionaries and soldiers disembarking near the Parade; imagine... More»
Können Sie sich wirklich die Scharen von Sklaven vorstellen, die auch diesen Weg, dem Sie heute folgen, gelaufen sind? Die Sklavenschiffe legten in der Nähe vom Kastell an, und von hier, in Ketten geschmiedet, schleppte man sie zur... More»
Cape Town is also known as the Mother City, and this half-hour walk will show you the city from a woman’s perspective! Your guide is Nancy Richards, the founder of Woman Zone: an organisation bringing women of all cultures together.
From the... More»
Experience the top of Table Mountain like never before on an audio walking tour filled with local insights. You'll meet the team behind the Cableway, share in the mountain's secrets, and find out why Capetonians have such a special relationship... More»
Bona umphezulu weTable Mountain nge ndlela engumangaliso kwi nge sandi kulo mhlaba siphila kuwo. Uzodibana neqela elisemva kwe Cableway, nabelane ngemfihlo zale ntaba niphinde nive ukuba kutheni abahlali base Kapa benobuhlobo obunje nale ntaba... More»
A comedic train ride by a corny character from Joburg. Jump on the train at Woodstock station and ride through the Southern Suburbs while learning - and laughing - all about South African boytjie culture. Experience the humdrum Cape Town... More»
Walmer Estate and Woodstock are changing. Christine Hogg – a curious local – set out to discover more about the area's hybrid architecture, colonial history and recent transformation.
She found residents, business owners and NGO workers who... More»
Woodstock and Salt River residents, who have called the suburbs home for generations, are facing ice-cold evictions. Sometimes tenants are forced out by high rents and intimidation, sometimes house owners are bought out by property developers,... More»