Award Winning Journalist and Expat Expert Offers Advice on Moving to Cape Town

Renata Harper Shares the Best Information and Contacts for Foreigners Moving to and Living in Cape Town.


Los Angeles, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/16/2014 -- Moving to Cape Town can be both daunting and exciting for an expat, especially if you don't know what to expect of life in “the Mother City”. The Guide to Cape Town aims to make a relocation to Cape Town as smooth and easy as possible.

The Guide to Cape Town provides foreigners moving to and living in Cape Town with everything they need to know to create a wonderful expat life. There is no need to spend hours searching the internet for information on where and how to rent a home, stay safe and healthy in Cape Town, quickly set up a bank account or internet connection, find the best school, or enjoy your favourite hobby. This easy-to-download guide provides everything an expat needs to quickly and happily settle into their new life.

Author Renata Harper lives in Cape Town with her Dutch partner. Her expat guide is filled with practical, step-by-step advice and insider information as well as the best contacts in town. It is a must read for anyone thinking of starting a new expatriate adventure in Cape Town.

She says: “I wrote about my and my partner’s personal experience settling into Cape Town and passed on important tips and information to help everybody who is thinking of moving here to get a head start on their new life in this wonderful place.”

With its comprehensive advice, tips and contacts in town, the book has become an indispensable guide for expats on how to settle happily in Cape Town.


“like having a local friend […) very elaborate […] honest and gives no-nonsense information”
Bregje, the Netherlands

“very informative and [I]very much appreciated the safety tips”
Rachel, Zimbabwe

“great advice”
Debbie, England

For people thinking of moving to Cape Town and needing advice, information and local contacts, please visit email: