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The communities in and around Cape Town are what gives the city its characteristically rich and vibrant heartbeat. It’s the people that make the city, and that’s why responsible tourism is so important to the Mother City. When you support an attraction or activity that gives back to the community, you not only help to grow and uplift the people…

From its work with rescued animals, upliftment of local communities and a drive towards lowering its carbon footprint, Aquila Private Game Reserve is a shining light in Responsible Tourism practices. Just over two hours outside Cape Town, Aquila Private Game Reserve is located 10 minutes from the small town of Touws River, a town which provides the reserve with the…

There is an awkward silence at first, followed almost immediately by an excited flurry of voices, all looking to make themselves heard in the dark. Some are nervous, others are delighted, while I am somewhere in between as I attempt to acclimatize myself to eating dinner in pitch darkness. Dinner in the dark may not sound very enjoyable and at…

Whether you’re looking to get up close and personal with nature, do a spot of shopping in the city or enjoy a live show, you can find and do it all in the Mother City. Enjoy wheelchair-friendly activities at the following establishments in Cape Town: CITY SIGHTSEEING BUS Offering day tours around the Peninsula, through the city centre and into…

Travelling is a great way to enrich your life by experiencing other cultures. When you’re in another country it’s important to respect the locals by being a responsible tourist. They say the only way to enrich your own culture is to lean over your borders and experience another. With people from a great number of different cultures and beliefs…

Let West Coast Way be your comprehensive guide to the trips, tours and things to do along the Cape’s pristine West Coast Biosphere. There are a number of recommended routes, each tailored to a specific interest such as the Foodie Route, Scenic Route and Culture Route. Each of these routes takes you on an exciting tour through this stretch ...

Birds of Eden is an avian sanctuary and protected piece of paradise that sits under a two hectare dome, the largest in the world. The uniquely tall and massive dome offers a safe oasis to over 3500 birds in a gorge of indigenous forest. While you’d be visiting Birds of Eden to see the birds, the sanctuary also offers other ...

Opulent Living Travel offers sustainable bespoke travel arrangements and itineraries to a number of countries around Southern and East Africa, as well as South America. Catering to discerning visitors, Opulent Living Travel’s portfolio includes Individual Travel, Corporate Travel, Cruises and Special Interest Tours.

The Tourism Community Development Trust (TCD Trust) is a registered non-profit organisation that helps the local community participate in the profits of South Africa’s tourism industry. They achieve this by connecting tourism industry leaders with relevant community- based projects, and offering both direct and indirect fundraising efforts.

The name Vezimvelo is derived from two of our national languages, isiZulu and isiXhosa words ‘Veza’ and ‘Imvelo’. Veza – meaning bring forth or bring into view and Imvelo – meaning nature, the natural beauty, which God created for us to inherit and enjoy.

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