Spring has finally sprung and we are more excited than ever! September is known for the month when all those vast brown fields, turn into rainbows of bright, vivid colors. So, what is better to do on a beautiful, summery day than go visit these stunning blankets of bloom? We have put together a colorful list for you of the top flower hotspots this Season around the Cape Town/Western Cape region:
1. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
Labeled as one of the world’s most beautiful gardens, the Kirstenbosch National Gardens are situated on the eastern slopes of Table Mountain. Established in 1913, this was the first botanic garden (again, in the WORLD) devoted completely to a country’s indigenous flora. Visit Kirstenbosch and see over 7 000 different plant species, or you could even take a virtual tour online! Make sure to take a walk on the famous ‘Boomslang’ whilst on your stroll.