My street art tour in Salt River

With over 100 murals, Salt River is the place to be if you like street art. From gigantic to tiny, political to pretty - the variety here is huge. Home...

Vergelegen Garden (Camellias)

Vergelegen Lourensford Road, Somerset West I Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

With over 1 000 camellias, Vergelegen is an International Camellia Garden of Excellence, the only one in Africa. Alistair, our guide who lives close by, helped propagate some of them....


National Gallery Mahlangu Curator Tour

Hatfield St Company's Garden, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Last chance for a tour of the landmark exhibition, Then I Knew I Was Good at Painting: Esther Mahlangu. A Retrospective. It closes at the Iziko South African National Gallery on...


Erik Laubscher & Claude Bouscharain – waiting list

35 Rose Street Bo-Kaap, Western Cape, South Africa

This beautifully designed new, small space has the feel of both a contemporary art gallery and house museum. Dedicated to artists Erik Laubscher (1927 - 2013) and his wife Claude...


Salt River Street Art with blind guide

Winston Fani, Cape Town's (and Africa's?) first blind, qualified tourist guide, describes himself as "I'm not disabled. I’m differently abled." Born partially sighted, Winston lost his eye sight completely when...


Foodie Walk – Taste the Mother City

Artisanal, local and small, we visit a range of delicious foodie places. All of them started and run by people passionate and dedicated to producing the best possible. - Just...


City History, Art, Architecture and Stories

Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation

Cape Town landmarks are mixed with hidden gems in this walking tour, led by myself, Kate Crane Briggs. History comes alive. We visit briefly the flower sellers on Trafalgar Place,...


Muratie owner tour, wine and lunch

Authentic, working wine farm with a long and fascinating history come to life with our tour by Dr Rijk Melck, who with his family own Muratie. Each wine is named after...


Dr André van Graan’s Art Deco City Walk

Mullers Optometrist 104 Longmarket St, Cape Town

South Africa’s first skyscrapers to detailing in shop and office facades, our popular Art Deco walk is back. Our short route includes St Georges Mall, Greenmarket Square, Wale and Burg...


City walk – history, art and architecture

A good one for South Africa's Heritage Month. Classic must-sees are mixed with hidden gems. Repurposed historic buildings, architectural landmarks, hidden away art spaces, new developments...we'll see the good, bad,...

Company’s Garden design and trees

17 Queen Victoria Street Company's Garden, Cape Town, South Africa

Landscape architect, Clare Burgess' highly enjoyable and informative walk of Cape Town's central park. The variety of trees is astounding. Some date back hundreds of years, others have planted recently...