When can I start my Cape Town adventure?

What date will my Bridging Gaps internship or volunteer placement begin in Cape Town? We do not have set start dates for any of our internship or volunteer placements here in Cape Town.  It is 100% up to you when you would like to arrive in South Africa, and subsequently …

Budgeting for your Cape Town adventure!

Here at Bridging Gaps we understand the importance of people’s individual needs, especially when it comes to travelling and working in a new country. That is why we have three different tailored programme packages, each with different levels of specialised features included in the price, and each suitable for different …

Is Cape Town really a dangerous place to visit?

Cape Town is a city of huge contradictions.  In recent years it has deservingly become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world because of it’s incredible natural beauty, electric culture and the amazing range of outdoor activities it is home to.  However, despite its increasing popularity as …

Bridging Gaps FAQ’s – All your questions answered!

Where will I do my placement? All our programmes are customized so we base our search for the best suitable placement for you completely on your individual skills and interests as well as your personal and professional goals.  We also work with over 200 local organisations across a number of …

What are the best ways to travel in and around Cape Town?

The historical yet cosmopolitan city of Cape Town is rich in contrast and colour and really does have something for everyone.  It is surrounded by picaresque beaches, towering mountains and quaint wine estates, whilst also being home to countless unique restaurants, charming markets and compelling museums and galleries. With so …