What are some alternatives?
When comparing Django and CherryPy, you can also consider the following products
Ruby on Rails - Ruby on Rails is an open source full-stack web application framework for the Ruby programming...
Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
web2py - Web2py is an open source web application framework.
Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans
Bottle - bottle.py is a fast and simple micro-framework for python web-applications.