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A two-wheel tour down Table Mountain and into Cape Town history
A two-wheel tour down Table Mountain and into Cape Town history

"It's not really technical?" Liz asked Axel Zander, our cycling guide, as he shuttled the four of us to our drop-off point a third of the way up Table Mountain. "There's some rocky sections, but I'll warn you," said Zander, the founder of Downhill Adventures, who was taking us on the three-hour "double-descent biking adventure" on Cape Town's most prominent geological feature. "It's not like downhill extreme stuff, so you can anticipate and move out of the way of any technical sections." Aha! I understood why Liz asked. "Technical," in mountain biking parlance, is often a code word for "dangerous."...

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