Cape Town’s Open Streets bring the people out to play

edited blog pic Capetonians make the streets of Observatory their own for a day. (Image: Rory Williams)

 

20 February 2014

Get out your car and on your bike, skateboard or feet. Cape Town’s new Open Streets movement takes an old idea from Bogotá, Colombia, and turns city thoroughfares over to residents, who use the space for breaking down social barriers – and having a lot of fun.