Miss this Cape Town District and You’ll Miss Out

SHARE

Butting right up against the City Bowl District and the popular tourist base Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Woodstock doesn’t draw in half the amount of tourists that its neighbours do.

Why? It’s not showy or modern, and parts of it are lined with rickety porticos and industrial businesses. But the closer you look, the more you tune into its charm.

It really doesn’t take much effort to unearth Woodstock’s pretty, leafy streets of traditional Victorian homes, characterful old buildings housing indie enterprises, refreshingly casual art galleries, cool furniture makers and kooky vintage shops.

Bleeding into fellow artsy, student-heavy areas Salt River and Observatory to the west, this ’hood has managed to embrace its ongoing regeneration while nonchalantly hanging onto its old-school Capetonian character.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Also read...

2023 Election: Ijesha Soccer Ambassadors Endorse Senator Fadahunsi for Second Term
04 February 2023
Debate: I Will Deliver More Dividends If Given The Opportunity To Return, Sen Fadahunsi Assures Constituents
18 January 2023
Between Gov Adeleke and Speaker Owoeye: Who is a better statesman
06 January 2023
Aina Felicitates with Olufaki On First Coronation Anniversary
27 December 2022
1 2 3 1,068