Cape Town is a port city on the southwest coast of South Africa. The city is home to a variety of natural and cultural attractions. Add these places to your list on your visit to Cape Town.
The fort was built in the 17th century. Today, visitors can learn more about the military history of Cape Town. Open daily, admission costs about $3.
Located off the coast of Cape Town, Robben Island is known for housing the jail where Nelson Mandela spent the majority of his jail time. Today, visitors can go on a tour to learn more of the history of the island.
The flat-topped mountain offers panoramic views of Cape Town. There are thousands of species of flora and fauna on the mountain, including some endemic to the region. The popular tourist spot can be reached by hiking or cable car.
Situated in Table Bay Harbour, the mixed-use complex features commercial and residential properties, hotels, shops, restaurants and other entertainment venues. The space attracts millions of visitors annually.
Opened in 2017, the museum is the largest museum dedicated to contemporary African art in the world. The museum is open daily. Admission costs about $14.
Hotel Chicago West Loop is Chicago’s first hotel to bring street art inside, and to every guestroom. The dual-purpose property doubles as an art gallery, and launched its “Annex Murals” exhibit in 2018 with 15 hand-painted rooms boasting the work of some of Chicago’s most celebrated urban artists, including Asend, JC Rivera and Eloo. Today, all 116 rooms at the hotel have been painted with street murals, becoming some of the most distinctive lodging spaces in the city.
Prepare your taste buds for the trip of a lifetime in Greece. About 100 Greek products — from wines, cheese and fruits to honey and oils — earned a Protected Designation of Origin from the European Union, and the country’s most beloved dishes include Greek Choriatiki salad, tzatziki, souvlaki and moussaka, with its layers of eggplant, potato, minced meat and bechamel. And those are only a few of the many highlights.
Recently, Grenada Underwater Sculpture Park, located off the West Coast of Grenada, underwent a renovation project to make the Protected Area even better for travelers to explore.
Get ahead of the game and start collecting holiday gifts for your loved ones. With the mayhem of store sales and busy parking lots, check out these gift ideas for the traveler in your family; these can all be purchased from the comfort of your home.
The Greek tradition of health and wellness runs deep; travelers can find a multitude of therapies to meet their wellbeing needs, from healing spas, herbal therapies, hypnotherapy, massages and more. In Greece, the approach to wellness focuses on the “whole” and the ways in which the mind, body and soul interact. A state of balance is achieved through a good relationship between the emotional and natural state, which can be found throughout Greece at its more than 800 medicinal spas.
Soneva Fushi in the Maldives unveils its latest offering for adventurous guests. Flying Sauces is the world’s first fine-dining zip line experience.