Which shopping and food spots are worth visiting in South Africa?
For Big bargains, best buys and cheap yet awesome souvenirs, Great Shopping spots in South Africa are listed below:
Shopping spots around the country
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town
Garden Route Garden Route Mall, George
Knysna Mall, Knysna
Langeberg Mall, Mossel Bay
The Grove, Pretoria
Brooklyn Mall, incorporating Brooklyn Bridge Brooklyn, Pretoria
Cresta Shopping Centre, Northcliff Johannesburg
Dobsonville Shopping Centre, Dobsonville Johannesburg
Greenstone Shopping Centre, Edenvale Johannesburg
Hyde Park Corner, Hyde Park
Southgate Shopping Centre, Mondeor
The Mall, La Lucia, Durban
Victoria Indian Street Market Durban
Westville Mall, Buckingham Terrace, Westville
Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban
Food & Dinning
Victoria Indian Street Market Durban offers both exotic shops and a string of restaurants offering flavor rich Indian food.
Sea Food is great in Durban, at various beach shacks and also, in Cape Town.
Meat is South Africa’s specialty try ‘Braai’ the South African Barbeque. Also keep the Braai festival and holiday dates in mind.
The juicy, fruity and sweet Cape Malay cuisine is a must try specialty of Cape Town.
Vineyards across the country produce great wines, try free wine tasting in Cape Wineries.
Other National specialties include Boerworst, Bobotie, Potjiekos, Bredie and Biltong whereas, South African National drinks are Umqombothi or Castle lager, red and white wines, sherries and brandies, Rooibos and Amarula Cream.