Part of The Sun International Group, and one of the leading hotels of the world, The Table Bay Hotel is royalty right in the heart of the V&A Waterfront.
Opened by the late President of South Africa, and Father to the Rainbow Nation, Nelson Mandela in 1997, this hotel offers an atmosphere of excellence unparalleled. Continue reading “The Table Bay Hotel”
Whether going on holiday or simply visiting another town within South Africa, or Zimbabweâ€™s Harare and Bulawayo, and Mozambiques Maputo, the most comfortable choice, including the most experienced drivers and excellent customer service would be none other that Greyhound. Continue reading “Greyhound Bus Service”
Safe, reliable and cost effective transport that provides a fleet of modern, clean and well kept busses, driven only by the highest experienced drivers and ensuring your satisfaction is something the golden-arrow-bus-service achieves, and has achieved for the last 150 years.
With an exceptionally long and intricately interesting history, Golden Arrow Bus Service has shown steadfast commitment and unwavering dedication to the people and their needs. With over 700 MAN busses in the fleet, Golden Arrowâ€™s bulk being MAN lion explorer brand, which are designed for the South African climate and road conditions yet they are manufactured to exact European standards of perfection.
Golden Arrow serves 1300 routes which covers an approximate area of 2460KmÂ² within the metropolitan of Cape Town. The approximation of passengers transported daily during the week is 220 000 passengers to date, annually Golden Arrow Bus Service fleet travels 59.4 million kilometres and transports approximately 51.8 million passengers.
The busses used by Golden Arrow Bus Service are modern and immaculate, the drivers are always friendly and ready to assist with a smile. For timetables and ticket tariffs go to their easy to navigate website.
Step into an exquisitely unique 1950â€™s revamped vintage train coach and spend a night or two with exhilarating views of Table Mountain. The dÃ©cor is simplistic yet immaculate. The feeling is somewhat surreal, as you seat yourself on black leather couches between two coaches.
Cape Town Train lodge is in fact a backpackers, and offers dormitory space as well, suitable for large groups. Situated in the City Centre of Cape Town, this one of a kind dream like lodge is close to all amenities and the rates are definitely affordable. With a lovely train coach style Rail Bistro Restaurant and fully equipped Cocktail Bar, even an evening dinner here is an experience that should be on your bucket list. Other facilities that they offer are:
- Swimming Pool
- Braai/BBQ facilities, spacious enough for outside functions
- Cigar lounge, bar area with two large flat screen televisions
- Laundry service
- Public telephones, this keeps with the style of the atmosphere as well
- 24hr security
- Safe and secure parking
It is only in Cape Town where all these little secret gem experiences hide; Cape Town Train Lodge is one of those gems. Their website http://train-lodge.co.za has an exquisite gallery and more information regarding bookings or general information and history.
Healthcare is something that we cannot escape; it is necessary to know about the options that you have when entering a country. South Africaâ€™s private hospitals are extremely well kept and are of a first class standard. Cape Townâ€™s most popular hospital being the Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital, Western Capes first private hospital to start a cardiacal surgical programme.
There are three main hospital groups in South Africa, Life Healthcare, Netcare and MediClinic. Each has their own set of hospitals, which they cover. Life Healthcareâ€™s expertise lie in acute hospital care, stretching across nine of South Africas provinces the Life Healthcare hospitals are pristinely kept. Netcare has an extensive network of hospitals across South Africa as well as the United Kingdom. Netcare ensures that patient care is of utmost importance and that their staff are of the highest qualified, offering in house training and educational programmes, their staff are always kept up to date, well informed and fully trained. MediClinic Southern Africa are the third largest listed acute hospital operator outside of the USA. With over 7900 beds in 52 multidisciplinary hospitals, MediClinics staff and service are outstanding.
From the highest peaks of green and gold, overlooking the turquoise melting royal blue seas, with waves crashing on pristine white beaches, home to the hearts of surfers, tourists and Capetonians alike. Cape Town is the richest city in beauty unparalleled and magnificence in being. Nicknamed the Mother City, with her winding mountain passes and exotic fauna and flora, She exhibits Pandoraâ€™s box open wide to the world.
Continue reading “You have to see this!!! – The Most Beautiful City on Earth”