From big warehouse type stores, to little baskets next to the side of the road in the middle of nowhere. Most of the time we aren’t even sure what we are after, but we’ll know it when we see it.

Here are some of my favorite places to go crystal hunting…..

Places in and around Cape Town

Name Address Website
Topstones Simon’s Town, Cape Town
African Gems and Minerals Montague Gardens, Cape Town
Magic Minerals Philadelphia, Cape Town
Milnerton Flea Market Milnerton, Cape Town
Cape Town Gem and Mineral Club Bothasig, Cape Town

South African Online Stores

Name Website
Cape Minerals
African Gems and Minerals

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