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Bo-kaap, Cape Town

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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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  • I have already met areas like Bo-kaap in many cities around the world: in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Boca district in Buenos Aires, in Brazilian El Salvador. However, this bright area in gloomy Cape.....  more
    I have already met areas like Bo-kaap in many cities around the world: in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Boca district in Buenos Aires, in Brazilian El Salvador. However, this bright area in gloomy Cape.....  more »
  • Extraordinary things are always hiding in places people never think to look especially if it’s right on your doorstep. I always think of Koesisters (not Koeksisters) on a Sunday. Growing up as a... 
    Extraordinary things are always hiding in places people never think to look especially if it’s right on your doorstep. I always think of Koesisters (not Koeksisters) on a Sunday. Growing up as a...  more »

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