Cape Town City Bowl at a glance
The Central Business District (CBD) of Cape Town includes the City Bowl, foreshore/harbour, the Company's Garden, East City as well as the commercial and retail nodes of De Waterkant and Gardens.
On the western city fringe is the colourful community of the Bo Kaap blending into Gardens and Vredehoek with the mixed use commercial, retail and industrial node of Woodstock sitting on the eastern city periphery.
The CBD offers a strong commercial and retail presence with the tax beneficial Urban Development Zone (UDZ) extending from the CBD through to Maitland and the Southern Suburbs. The City bowl offers convenient office space, usable public spaces, great restaurants, bars and theatres mostly set in attractive Victorian buildings.