|This island is situated in Table Bay where political prisoners were
incarcerated, the most famous being Nelson Mandela. A boat leaves Cape
Town harbour at predetermined times and takes visitors to the island.
A previous inmate of the prison takes tourisits on a guided tour and
gives insight into the daily life in the prison. The Nelson
cell is one of the stopping places and one cannot but help to feel a
twinge of sympathy for the greatest leader of Africa.
and Alfred waterfront
along the water's edge in the fully operational harbour is the most
visited destination in South Africa with magnificent Table
the perfect backdrop.
Experience international and local designer boutiques,
jewellery showrooms, art galleries, craft and lifestyle stores and find
restaurants, take-aways and coffee shops to suit your preferences.
You will find a true cosmopolitan atmosphere spiced up with
African and Cape Town influences. A quaint setting with Victorian style
buildings interspersed with modern architecture.