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Cape Confidential

Where to recycle in Cape Town?

Your guide to recycling companies and depots in the Mother City, from curb side collection services to civic drop-off sites

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Wake up with Rooster Mornings: A Social Alarm App

The application making people excited to wake up and hear their morning alarm clock

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Top Tips to Visiting Table Mountain During Cape ...

A ‘How To’ guide for anyone planning to visit the Mother City’s New7Wonder of Nature in high season

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How To Survive Cape Town Traffic

Your survival guide to dealing with the Mother City’s dreadful rush hour

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8 Creepy Cape Town Ghost Stories That’ll Send ...

Read these at your peril and be prepared to see some of the Mother City’s historical sites in an eerie new light

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Just Nuisance: Much More Than Just A Dog

The legendary tale of Cape Town’s most famous great dane

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Cost-effective Ways to Keep Warm in Winter

Making cents of staying cosy during Cape Town’s cold season

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Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

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BraaiBoy How to Build a Braai Guide
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Your Guide to Becoming a Braai Master

Everything you need to know about braaing like a seasoned South African

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Cape Confidential

19 Ways to Tell You’re a Cape Town Hipster

Grab your oversized non-prescription glasses and find out whether you’re a Mother City trendster 

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Cape Confidential

Table Mountain Myths and Legends

We explore the fables and folktales that surround the Mother City’s flat-topped landmark 

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Noon Guns
Cape Confidential

The Noon Gun in Cape Town: The Big Bang Story

The tale behind the 12pm boom from Signal Hill

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The Green Line
Cape Confidential

Feeling green?

Green living tips by Riaan and Michelle Garforth Venter

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Lion's Head hike with VACorps intern abroad programme
Cape Confidential

10 Reasons to Do Internships in Cape Town

Oliver Hagan from VACorps explains why the Mother City is the best international internship destination on the planet

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Cape Confidential

Cool Cape Town Apps

A round-up of the most popular and helpful applications to help you make the most of the Mother City

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15 Ways to Make the Most of Load Shedding in Cape ...

We highlight a few fun ways to cope with South Africa’s rising rolling blackouts

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South African English
Cape Confidential

...South African Languages?

Howzit bru? Here’s the lekker lowdown on local lingos and the official language of South Africa  

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Street Art Cape Town: Jaco Slabbert
Cape Confidential

Cape Town streets, the gallery everyone is ...

Street art; a powerful tool for urban communication

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Livin’ off the grid

In light of Eskom's ever-increasing electricity tariffs, we spoke to a Noordhoek local who’s giving the parastatal the middle ...

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VACorps International Marketing Internships in ...

Find out why South Africa’s famous seaside metropolis makes for the ultimate internship destination for marketing majors and ...

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Cape Confidential

VACorps: Internships in South Africa

Meet one of the people behind one of the coolest intern-travel programmes in Cape Town

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Art Lessons
Cape Confidential

Art classes in Cape Town

Channel your inner creative with our pick of the best art classes and studios in the Mother City

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Cape Confidential

Keeping Warm Economically: Heater Comparison

We sized up various heating devices to determine which will keep you the most cosy for the least cash

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Cape Confidential

Ho ho how to celebrate Christmas in July

12 Great ways to ring in ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ during Cape Town’s winter 

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Cape Confidential

How to Pay Traffic Fines in Cape Town

Your guide to dealing with that dreaded traffic ticket

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Jorgensens Gin
Cape Confidential

Jorgensen’s ginny gin gin

This distillery has added a fifth spirit to their range, an artisan gin with an African twist

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Cape Confidential

'How else am I gonna meet someone?'...Kingdom of ...

Kate Shuttleworth on being catapulted to success in just four months

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TED x Cape Town
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TEDxCapeTown - A powerful event

Ideas worth spreading, proudly South African

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Jan Braai
Cape Confidential

"I braai for a living" says Jan Braai

The man behind National Braai Day, the 'celebration of the nation', calls all South Africans to action on September 24th

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Cape Confidential

A Unique Insight into Life in Cape Town

Meet Hazel – matriarch, community figure, pillar of strength and host of the Cape Storytelling Route

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La Cotte Inn

Your wine and cheese needs taken care of

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Cape Confidential

Spirited away

Jorgensen’s distillery, home of handcrafted spirits and green fairies

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Cape Confidential

Top beer

Richard Hammond of Napier Brewery shows Malu Lambert the tricks of his trade.

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Tales of Matjiesfontein

It’s the people that make it what it is

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Cape Confidential

The Lord Milner Hotel

A visit to Matjiesfontein is only complete with a night spent here

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Madly in love with Cape Town

What’s your hood? Give it a name. – An interview with Bruce Good

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The internet of things and other tales from the ...

There’s more to Stellenbosch than just students and wine

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Cape Confidential

Bree Street: Cape Town’s hippest street

Take a stroll down Bree for gourmet restaurants, happening bars and beautiful architecture

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Cape Confidential

Lobbying to be More Than Just a Book Shop

Ordinary people listening and participating

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Cape Confidential

How to Make the Most of Your Workplace

'Investing in individual growth improves the mindset, behaviour and motivations of your staff' says Cape Town-based work psychologist ...

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Cape Confidential

A Chronological History of Apartheid

Beyond this hill lies another and another. The journey is never complete.

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Challenging Misconceptions of Mental Health in ...

Overcoming the stigma is more daunting than coping with the illness itself, says Rene Minnies of Cape Mental Health

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Cape Confidential

A Great Reason to Run in Cape Town

Tackling the Gun Run Half Marathon in Cape Town is a runners high

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Cape Confidential

The Health Benefits of Drinking Wine

A license for Cape Town to keep drinking wine

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Bashew's Soft Drink
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Taste a lifetime of good Memories

Bashews celebrates their 40th anniversary

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Cape Confidential

Scaffolding and canvassing

Street and studio artist, Faith47, is not just another brick in the wall

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Inside the Cape Town Carnival

It’s all about ghoema, the beating heart of Carnival

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Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs - A Beautiful ...

A great place to raise your children, and an even better place for them to go partying in.

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Vesparados – Cape Town’s Scooter Gang

"We are the coolest" and not the "old men with beards"

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Living and Loving the World Cup Louder in Cape ...

So far, I’ve been having an Ayoba! time and I’m itching to tell you about it

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Teamwork and the wind make for a smooth sail!

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Magician Jamian Fortune will assure you that magic is indeed real! The rising ...

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Grab your lilo and float away with the sweet summer festival vibes

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Turn your Downward Dog into a Dancing Dog

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This world-class circus is here for a limited time only!

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See Shakespeare’s well-known tale of passion, love and confusion, Twelfth ...

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Enjoy cult classics and award-winning films beneath the Cape’s starry skies ...

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Put a spring in your step at this fabulous evening market

Find your spot#FindYourSpot with Place in the Sun ...

Col'Cacchio invites you all to come and try their custom designed pizzas and ...

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Brighten the midweek with a superb Wednesday dental deal

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Take to the skies on any Wednesday with this reputable company and receive R100 ...

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Learn to SUP for less thanks to High Five Kite, SUP and Surf School

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Add a pop of culture into your summer with this exquisite exhibition

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Enjoy a leisurely weekend breakfast ride around Cape Town for less thanks to ...

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Dames get a complimentary signature cocktail upon arrival at this chic Atlantic ...

Spur Winter Trail Run SeriesThe 2017 Spur Summer Trail Series®

Run wild and free this summer with this top-notch trail series

Slave descendantsMy Naam is Februarie - Identities ...

View a historically significant calendar and listen to audiobooks in ...

Terracotta Army Exhibition Cape TownThe Terracotta Army and the First ...

Step back in time and discover one of the world’s greatest treasures at this ...

MonarkLive Summer Concerts at Vergenoegd Wine ...

Rock on dude!

MaynardvilleShakespeare in the Park at Maynardville ...

See Shakespeare’s well-known tale of passion, love and confusion, Twelfth ...

The Galileo Open Air Theatre KirstenboschThe Galileo Open Air Cinema at ...

Enjoy cult classics and award-winning films beneath the Cape’s starry skies ...

I Love Big Bay Spring MarketI Love Big Bay Market

Put a spring in your step at this fabulous evening market

Find your spot#FindYourSpot with Place in the Sun ...

Col'Cacchio invites you all to come and try their custom designed pizzas and ...

Hout Bay Dental Studio 2016 1Teeth Whitening Special at Hout Bay ...

Brighten the midweek with a superb Wednesday dental deal

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Wine, dine and soak up the summertime vibes with an impromptu food and vino ...

Galileo Open Air Cinema Cape TownThe Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape ...

Grab some snacks and get ready to watch your favourite films beneath the stars ...

Excentric interior 5Hair and Nail Special at Excentric Hair ...

First-time clients save R100 on beauty services at this sleek Sea Point ...

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Explore the lush scenery of the Constantia Wine Valley from the seat of a ...

Paragliding Cape TownCape Town Paragliding Special with Para ...

Take to the skies on any Wednesday with this reputable company and receive R100 ...

SUPing with High Five Cape TownStand Up Paddle Board Group Lesson ...

Learn to SUP for less thanks to High Five Kite, SUP and Surf School

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Celebrate the midweek mark with discounted cocktails, 2-for-1 local craft beers ...

knife cocktailsHappy Hour Special at Knife Restaurant

This handsome smokehouse celebrates the midweek mark by slicing right through ...

Summertide Art Exhibition 2016Summertide Art Exhibition

Add a pop of culture into your summer with this exquisite exhibition

True Italic EntranceA True Italic Signature

Sample genuine Italian cuisine with one of these must-try meals at this ...

aFREAKa Clothing Adult Pikachu OnesieaFREAKa Clothing Adult Onesies

Unleash your inner freak in one of these playful and trendy locally designed ...

Happy Hour at Mojitos2-for-1 Burger Special at Cafe Mojito

Grab two mouth-watering burgers for R79 every Wednesday at Long Street’s ...

Strolla Restaurant and Bar in Sea PointCoffee Special at Strolla Restaurant ...

Start your day with a hot cuppa for a steal of a price at this chic seaside ...

RicksHappy Hour Special at Rick’s Café ...

Sip discounted cocktails, tequila and more at the cosy bar off Kloof Street

ByeCycle Electric Bicycle Luxury Tours Cape TownSunday Morning Electric Bike Tour ...

Enjoy a leisurely weekend breakfast ride around Cape Town for less thanks to ...

La Mer Restaurant at Radisson Blue La Vendome in Sea PointLadies’ Night at Cpoint. Bar & Lounge ...

Dames get a complimentary signature cocktail upon arrival at this chic Atlantic ...

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