As Cape Town is one of the more developed cities found in South Africa, the medical facilities are state of the art and present it’s residence with top notch healthcare services. Some well known hospitals within the city include the Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital and the Groote Schuur Hospital, where the world’s first ever successful human to human heart transplant took place in 1967. When residing in Cape Town, you know you are in good hands.
For those traveling with kids or for those looking to start their university journey, Cape Town’s education system presents an ample amount of options and opportunities to further your educational journey. Cape Town offers many private, public and international schools, known for their mixture of top notch academics, cultural events and sports. Cape Town is also home to the University of Cape Town and the University of Stellenbosch, both of which are world renowned universities, known for their amazing academic programs and research facilities.
The Two-for-One Entertainer App
If you like dining out, exploring new locations and trying new and exciting delicacies, then the Entertainer App is just for you. The Entertainer App partners with various local eateries, cafes, restaurants, hotels and even some leisure centres such as beauty salons and gyms, to bring you great “buy one get one free” specials that will absolutely blow your mind (and save you some money along the way). The Entertainer App has a yearly subscription of R595.00, but you can also sign up for a free 15-day trial.
Cape Town is known for being one of the larger major cities in South Africa, which means public transportation is widely available, presenting various options to meet every local and international traveller’s needs. Some of the more popular modes of public transport include:
● Uber/Bolt: Uber has become the most recognisable form of public transport in South Africa, widely used by students, tourists and business people alike. Uber and Bolt is a reliable service, safe to use and only charges for the distances travelled at that time with no monthly or yearly subscriptions needed.
● Car Rentals: Car rental services are widely available throughout the city, providing different car options to those who are working and traveling on certain budgets.
● MyCity Buses: The MyCity Bus Rapid Transport System (BRT) is a traffic-beating means of transport that introduces an efficient and safe mode of transport to the public of Cape Town. The buses have designated “special” lanes where they can move freely between cars to avoid any unnecessary traffic, ensuring a speedy and safe mode of transport.
● Bicycles: When travelling in Cape Town, bicycles can be seen everywhere you go. People, especially those who live in the city centre, prefer to travel by bicycle, as it presents an efficient, reliable and affordable way to get around the city.