Bo-kaap, Cape Town Central

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#1 of 13 in Neighborhoods in South Africa
A Cape Town neighborhood known for its vibrantly colored buildings, Bo-kaap remains mostly residential in nature, enchanting tourists with its narrow, cobblestone streets. The area houses a close-knit Cape Malay community, whose members are descendants of Asian slaves. Take a relaxing walk through the district or enjoy the scenery from a cafe--either way, don't forget to take some memorable photographs of the striking neighborhood. Make Bo-kaap a part of your Cape Town vacation plans using our Cape Town attractions app .
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  • Wonderful colourful houses and when we were there was not much going on, you can run without problems this way and make great pictures
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  • A great place to visit and experience the local food and laid back friendly people of Cape Town. Safe to explore the streets of the area and very picturesque for photographers, recommend for a visit i...  more »
  • For one time picture stop only.If you don’t stop by you won’t be missing anything..Just opposite to this place , there is an excellent pet friendly cafe where we had our breakfast..  more »
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