Cape Town

Cape Town

Cape Town[a] is the legislative capital of South Africa. It is the country's oldest city and the seat of the Parliament of South Africa.[11] It is the country's second-largest city, after Johannesburg, and the largest in the Western Cape.[12] The city is part of the City of Cape Town metropolitan municipality. The city is known for its harbour, its natural setting in the Cape Floristic Region, and for landmarks such as Table Mountain and Cape Point. In 2014, Cape Town was named the best place in the world to visit by The New York Times[13] and similarly by The Daily Telegraph in 2016.[14] The city was named the best city in the world to visit in 2023.