Schotsche Kloof

The Bo-Kaap is an area of , formerly known as the Malay Quarter. It is a former township, situated on the slopes of above the city centre and is a historical centre of Cape Malay culture in Cape Town.

Notable Places in the Area

Manor estate
The is an area of , formerly known as the Malay Quarter. Photo: PZFUN, CC BY 2.0.

Photo: KNewman1, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a football and Rugby union stadium in , , that was built for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Photo: Arne mueseler, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

, or Lion's Rump, is a landmark flat-topped hill located in , next to and . Photo: Zaian, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is the second most populous city in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in is situated on the Atlantic shore, , the City of Cape Town and . Photo: Damien du Toit, CC BY 2.0.

is an affluent suburb of Cape Town, situated between the and Granger Bay to the east, to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west. Photo: Hilton1949, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Schotsche Kloof

-33.9199° or 33° 55' 11.6" south
18.4121° or 18° 24' 43.7" east
Open­Street­Map ID
node 38464225
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Schotsche Kloof
  • Dutch: Schotsche Kloof, Cape Town
  • English: Schotsche Kloof, Cape Town
  • French: Schotsche Kloof
  • Italian: Schotsche Kloof
  • Pedi: Schotsche Kloof
  • Xhosa: Schotsche Kloof
  • Zulu: Schotsche Kloof
  • Bo-Kaap (Schotschekloof)

Other Places Named Schotsche Kloof

  • Manor estate, Western Cape, South Africa

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