Simon’s Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, SOUTH AFRICA
Simon’s Town , sometimes spelled Simonstown, is a town near Cape Town, South Africa (officially part of the city), which is home to the South African Navy. It is located on the shores of False Bay, on the eastern side of the Cape Peninsula. For more than two centuries it has been an important naval base and harbour (first for the Royal Navy and now the South African Navy). The town is named after Simon van der Stel, an early governor of the Cape Colony.
Established in 1680, it is the third oldest town in South Africa.
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