Situated between the sea and the iconic Table Mountain – a world heritage site and one of the seven wonders of the natural world – Cape Town is South Africa’s oldest city with a cultural heritage spanning more than 300 years. The beautiful city and outlying regions is one of the world’s most popular travel destinations because, in addition to its natural beauty, it offers things to do to suit every taste. Whether adventure thrills, a relaxing day in the winelands, an enlightening visit to the townships, or taking in the natural beauty of the beaches, Cape Point or Table Mountain National Park, few visit the city without firm plans to return. Some never leave. For more about Cape Town and its attractions visit the official Cape Town Tourism website, www.discoverctwc.co.za, the Table Mountain website or Lonely Planet – Cape Town.