Bo Kaap

Known for its brightly coloured houses and situated at the foot of Signal Hill, Bo-Kaap is an area closely associated with Cape Town’s Muslim community.

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It may be one of the most photographed areas of the Mother City, but brightly painted houses and quaint cobbled streets aren’t the only reasons to visit the Bo Kaap. This part of Cape Town is packed full of history and culture. 1. THE BO KAAP HAS BEEN KNOWN BY MANY NAMES The earliest development in the Bo Kaap area…

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