Cape Town - Post Report Question and Answers

Is this a good city for LGBT expatriates? Why or why not?

Safe and a nice community of people. - Apr 2021


It is the LGBT-friendliest city in Africa, but you will still experience discrimination and attention, as many South Africans have very traditional upbringings. - Feb 2018


Yes. South Africa is almost certainly the most progressive African country when it comes to LGBT issues -- same-sex marriage is legal here -- and Cape Town is a progressive city with I believe a sizable LGBT community. - Oct 2017


Cape Town has a large LGBT scene and a well renowned Pride parade. - May 2014


Judging from newspapers and advertising, Cape Town likely the most gay-friendly city in all of Africa. People seem to be out and open. South Africa pioneered same-sex legal marriage on the continent. - Aug 2013


Certainly the most gay-friendly city in Africa. De Waterkant between the Cape Town CBD and the Waterfront is the - Oct 2007


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