Choses a faire au cap – 6 nouvelles attractions

Summer 2014 is about to kick off with these six new things to do in Cape Town. Boomslang Treetop Canopy Walk The long-awaited ‘Boomslang’ treetop canopy walk at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens opened to much acclaim this year. The Boomslang is 130m long and starts at ground level using the natural slope to rise to 11.5m…

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Kirstenbosch Conservatory

After our visit to the new Kirstenbosch canopy walkway we popped in to the Kirstenbosch Conservatory – a favourite part of this magnificent botanical garden. The Kirstenbosch Conservatory is a desert house that displays the succulent treasures of southern Africa.  It consists of a central area and four corner ‘houses’. Each bed represents an ecological region or biome of…

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Kirstenbosch Canopy Walkway

The Kirstenbosch Canopy Walkway at the Botanical Gardens, also known as the Boomslang since it resembles a snake, is the newest and most exciting attraction in Cape Town. We’ve been monitoring the progress and waiting for it to be completed so we wasted no time going there as soon as it opened. The Kirstenbosch Canopy Walkway,…

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La nature en ville au Cap

In addition to our beautiful Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, which we showcase on our Flowers and Wine tour, and the various surrounding mountains, the city of Cape Town has a surprisingly large network of small reserves that showcase the amazing biodiversity of this unique floral kingdom. The floral region of the Cape is a Natural World…

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