Cape Town

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When it comes time to bring home a souvenir from your vacation, ShermansTravel experts know just where to go. Whether it’s a high-end leather purse or an authentic, locally made craft, we show you which stores and markets to hit up for all your shopping needs – while highlighting the best steals and bargains in your destination.

Shopping in Cape Town

Africa Nova

The memorable merchandise here spans from whimsical ceramics and eclectic jewelry to funky crafts like telephone-wire baskets and handbags fashioned from fabric scraps.

Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village, 72 Waterkant Street, +27 21 425 5123,
Tags: nightlife | shopping | moderate | jewelry | crafts

Charles Greig

In the mood to splurge on some bling? Charles Greig is the place to go for flawless diamond baubles and charms.

Victoria Wharf; Shop 6224, 011-27-21-418-4515,
Tags: luxury | shopping | expensive | jewelry

Jarvis House

If you've always ached for a zebra-skin rug or ottoman, this upscale, home-design emporium is a must. They also carry souvenirs like ostrich accessories and hand-tooled leather items.

Jarvis St., 011-27-21-421-3507
Tags: luxury | shopping | souvenirs | home

Kloof Street

Home to a star assortment of vintage boutiques, antiques shops, and food and wine stores - as well as trendy bars and restaurants - this choice thoroughfare is full of great finds for locals and tourists alike.

Tags: shopping | moderate | trendy | designer

Olive Green Cat

Come here for unique and beautifully crafted jewelry by Philippa Green and for quality rings, including custom-made engagement rings, by renowned artist-designer Ida-Elsje.

79 Kloof St., 011-27-21-424-1101,
Tags: shopping | expensive | designer

The A.R.T. Gallery

A wide selection of handicrafts, ceramics, textiles, and woodwork by local artists are up for grabs at this lovely gallery.

20 Main Rd., 011-27-21-788-8718
Tags: shopping | moderate | art | crafts

Vaughan Johnson's Wine & Cigar Shop

There's no reason not to bring home some of South Africa's finest vino when choice bottles are packed in light foam cases that can be checked as luggage.

Dock Rd., 011-27-21-419-2121,
Tags: shopping | moderate

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

This huge pedestrian mall not only has great views of Table Mountain, but all the shopping you can handle, from flea-market arcades to designer stores like Gucci and Jimmy Choo.

Tags: family | shopping | moderate | shopping mall

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