THE 2021 GLOBAL DIAMOND CONFERENCE IN CAPE TOWN
Affectionately nicknamed by locals as ‘The Mother City’, Cape Town is one of the world’s most dynamic and beautiful cities and famous for breathtaking landmarks such as Table Mountain and Cape Point. However, there is a lot more to Cape Town than incredible nature and panoramic views, thanks to the vibrant city’s rich and diverse cultural heritage. There’s something for everybody in Cape Town, from the Bo-Kaap’s multi-coloured architecture and thriving modern arts and music scene to a local cuisine exploding with flavour and innovation!
Old mountainsThe rocks on Table Mountain are over 600,000,000 years old, making Table Mountain one of the oldest mountains in the world.
South Africa is home to the world’s largest elephant and tallest giraffe, the eland, as well as the world’s largest whale shark and the fastest cheetah!
South Africa is extremely rich in minerals and one of the world’s most prolific mining countries – nearly 90% of all platinum metals and 41% of the gold available on our planet today comes from South Africa!