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Our guide was written by John Callely and last published on Tuesday 9th October 2012.
|01||It is critical to ensure you have the correct visa before you arrive as you will need to return home to make changes if you have the wrong visa.|
|02||Safety should be a top priority. Sign up with a good security company and ensure your home is fitted with the latest security equipment.|
|03||Wear sunglasses and sunscreen throughout the year. The UV rays in South Africa are extremely strong.|
|04||Be adventurous, not stupid. Whenever you go on a new hike or nature walk, do it with a local who knows the route and the time it takes to get back.|
|05||Follow the networking process. Join a few expatriate clubs. It’s a lot easier to travel the grapevine between social scenes than to jump into on|
The Western Cape is roughly the same size as England but has a population of just 6 million.