7 useful maps to help you understand Cape Town

2014-04-02 08:59

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Cape Town – We all know that the best way to enjoy a city, is to understand what its about, and know pretty much everything it has to offer.

Take a look at these cool maps, compiled by travel bookings site Travelstart, to get a better understanding of Cape Town. If you want  check out the rest, go ahead and click here.

1. Cape Town communities

Haven’t found your clique yet? Well, this map is PERFECT for helping you out on a quest to find peeps you think you can best relate to.


2. Craft beer

What would Cape Town be without craft beer? Or is it, what would craft beer be without Cape Town? Either way, the top five essential things to like to be deemed as a Capetonian is definitely Craft beer, so get familiar with this map, and find your fave craft beer!


3. Popular cycling routes

Cycling is becoming increasingly popular in Cape Town, because it is a great way to get around the city (what with train delays and traffic in the CBD). What's great is that the World Design Capital has quite a few projects lined up to make cycling in Cape Town better and easier for everyone.


4. Internet and Caffeine

Internet and caffeine are very important things that determine ones survival in Cape Town. If you live in Cape Town, chances are you own a style or photography blog, and we know you need free WiFi to update that blog (because who wants to spend money on data bundles), and caffeine to let your creative juices flow, so this is a really helpful/epic map.


5. What’s what in the Mother city

Looking for an exercise area close to you? Or are you looking to avoid student hotspots because you’ve just joined the professional working world and need to hang out with the “working class” now? This map has got you sorted!


6. Wine routes

This is probably one of the most essential maps a person needs to survive in Cape Town, because wine is kind of like a huge deal here. Do you know the intricacies of wine tasting? Head over to food24 for great wine tasting tips.


7. Food markets (om nom nom)

If you’re not a lover of food (not your average KFC type food lover, but the market, gourmet, undiscovered foods type love), then you need to learn a thing or two about living in Cape Town, and this map is great for learning. One of our favourite markets is the Earthfair market that takes place every Thursday at St George's Mall.


To see the rest of the 15 maps , head onto Travelstart for more.

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