Wed
H:31°
L:17°
Thu
H:32°
L:17°
Fri
H:23°
L:16°
Sat
H:21°
L:16°
Sun
H:27°
L:15°
Mon
H:32°
L:14°
Tue
H:26°
L:17°
Adamastor Table Mountain Greek God
Cape Confidential

Table Mountain Myths and Legends

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

read more
Recycling1
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

read more
Rooster Mornings Logo
Cape Confidential

Wake up with Rooster Mornings: A Social Alarm App

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

read more
Cableway Wifi Lounge Cable Car Ride Up
Cape Confidential

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

read more
Traffic lights
Cape Confidential

How To Survive Cape Town Traffic

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

read more
Flying Dutchman 2
Cape Confidential

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

read more
Just Nuisance Statue
Cape Confidential

Just Nuisance: Much More Than Just A Dog

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

read more
The Foreign Exchange Fireplace
Cape Confidential

Cost-effective Ways to Keep Warm in Winter

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

read more
Saartjie Baartman Centre1
Cape Confidential

Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

read more
BraaiBoy How to Build a Braai Guide
Cape Confidential

Your Guide to Becoming a Braai Master

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

read more
Cape Town Hipster
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 

read more
Noon Guns
Cape Confidential

The Noon Gun in Cape Town: The Big Bang Story

The tale behind the 12pm boom from Signal Hill

read more
The Green Line
Cape Confidential

Feeling green?

Green living tips by Riaan and Michelle Garforth Venter

read more
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

read more
Cellucity Girl on Cellphone
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

read more
Candle
Cape Confidential

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

read more
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  

read more
Street Art Cape Town: Jaco Slabbert
Cape Confidential

Cape Town streets, the gallery everyone is ...

Street art; a powerful tool for urban communication

read more
House without Eskom electricity in Noordhoek
Cape Confidential

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 ...

read more
VACorps Internship Abroad Programme South Africa
Cape Confidential

VACorps International Marketing Internships in ...

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

read more
Surfing lessons with VACorps summer student internship
Cape Confidential

VACorps: Internships in South Africa

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

read more
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

read more
Heater Comparison Cape Town
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

read more
Tulbagh Christmas in July
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 

read more
Seapoint 2
Cape Confidential

How to Pay Traffic Fines in Cape Town

Your guide to dealing with that dreaded traffic ticket

read more
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

read more
kateshuttleworth1
Cape Confidential

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

Kate Shuttleworth on being catapulted to success in just four months

read more
TED x Cape Town
Cape Confidential

TEDxCapeTown - A powerful event

Ideas worth spreading, proudly South African

read more
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

read more
coffeebeans1-Hazel
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

read more
La Cotte2
Cape Confidential

La Cotte Inn

Your wine and cheese needs taken care of

read more
jorgensens5
Cape Confidential

Spirited away

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

read more
napier3
Cape Confidential

Top beer

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

read more
Matjiefontein 2011
Cape Confidential

Tales of Matjiesfontein

It’s the people that make it what it is

read more
Matjiefontein 2011
Cape Confidential

The Lord Milner Hotel

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

read more
BPG Sunday Times
Cape Confidential

Madly in love with Cape Town

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

read more
MIH Electronic Media Lab University Stellenbosch 1
Cape Confidential

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

There’s more to Stellenbosch than just students and wine

read more
breestreet1
Cape Confidential

Bree Street: Cape Town’s hippest street

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

read more
lobbybooks1
Cape Confidential

Lobbying to be More Than Just a Book Shop

Ordinary people listening and participating

read more
office2
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 ...

read more
apartheidpolice1
Cape Confidential

A Chronological History of Apartheid

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

read more
CMH2
Cape Confidential

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

read more
gunrun6
Cape Confidential

A Great Reason to Run in Cape Town

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

read more
Wine Awards 2
Cape Confidential

The Health Benefits of Drinking Wine

A license for Cape Town to keep drinking wine

read more
Bashew's Soft Drink
Cape Confidential

Taste a lifetime of good Memories

Bashews celebrates their 40th anniversary

read more
Faith 47
Cape Confidential

Scaffolding and canvassing

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

read more
Book Launch
Cape Confidential

Inside the Cape Town Carnival

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

read more
constantia uitsig
Cape Confidential

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.

read more
vesperados5
Cape Confidential

Vesparados – Cape Town’s Scooter Gang

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

read more
Lisa World Cup
Cape Confidential

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

read more
Al Bairre Zip Zap ConcertAl Bairre Announce Official Split in ...

Local South African band to play final concerts together

Lighthouse FestLighthouse Festival South Africa

Watch as Kommetjie gets lit at the Mother City’s very own Lighthouse Festival!

Adventure Bootcamp at NitidaSaturday Session at Nitida Wine Farm

Get active, get outside and, most importantly, have fun.

Blindiana Barista Free Wi-FiCape Town achieves Fibre Optics ...

The Mother City reaches its 800km mark

Craig Hinds watershedWatershed Live Concert in Cape Town

Enjoy the melodic tunes of Watershed at Paul Cluver Wine Estate

kiff kombi toursUrban Safari Tour with Kiff Kombi Tours

Bring your own drinks, smiles and good vibes!

The Charles Cafe ExteriorThe Charles Café in De Waterkant

A charming city centre restaurant seeking to unite people over wholesome fare

Mumford and Sons Tour in Cape Town Mumford & Sons Concert Tour in Cape Town

The popular British indie folk band makes their South African tour debut in 2016

Villains Ale House Logo 2DJ nights at Villain’s Ale House

Kick start your weekend with DJ nights every Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special ...

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed ...

Villains Ale House Logo 2Meet the Beer at Villain’s Ale House

Meet the various curators of craft beer at Villain’s Ale every Wednesday!

To Love or Not - 1To Love or Not to Love: A Street View

Delve into the reality of ‘street couples’

kiff kombi toursCheap Tuesdays with Kiff Kombi Tours

Get a 20% discount on your next Kiff Kombi Tour when booking for 5 people or ...

Maynardville - 4Romeo and Juliet Ballet at Maynardville ...

In fair Maynardville…

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 ...

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 ...

Slug Kloof 2Tequila Tuesday Drinks Special at Slug ...

Discounted shots and cocktails right before hump day

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 ...

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 ...

The Galileo Open Air Theatre Hillcrest QuarryThe Galileo Open Air Cinema at ...

Grab your popcorn and settle down at this unique Durbanville location for the ...

Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Newlands Live Music 2Happy Hour Special at the Live-Inn Room

Pop in to Park Inn Newslands Hotel for buy-one-get-one-free drinks any day of ...

WSDC Shark 5White Shark Diving Company’s Killer ...

Come face-to-face with the ocean’s most fearsome fish for a truly ...

Haute Cabriere TerraceTrue Marriage of Food and Wine at Haute ...

Enjoy a specially curated Pinot Noir-inspired pairing of exquisite vino and ...

Live Jazz Music at Asoka on TuesdayLive Jazz at Asoka Restaurant

Turn your Tuesday up a notch with this trendy hotspot’s vibey dinner and ...

Rick's Cafe Table PeopleRick’s Café Americain’s Weekly ...

Pop over to the charming Casablanca-themed restaurant for a hearty meal that ...

Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag Team Building Cape TownTeam Building with Battlefield Live SA

Corporates become commandos in this adrenaline-inducing, morale-boosting laser ...

Decor at Cafe Mojito city centreLive Music Tuesday at Cafe Mojito

Kick off your week with a night of local jamming at Long Street’s beloved ...

Boy Girl Hair Salon at Peter the HaircutterHaircut Special at Boy Girl Hair Salon ...

Marry a tip-top cut with any of this edgy salon’s other services and save

Manga Sushi 22-for-1 Sushi Special at Manga ...

Save on sashimi, salmon roses and more every Tuesday at this contemporary Asian ...

Summertide Art Exhibition 2016Summertide Art Exhibition

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

table mountain chocolate 3Table Mountain Chocolate Bar Special

Buy five of the flat-topped bars and pay for four when you mention CapeTownMag

Beerhouse Restaurant and Bar in Cape TownPub Quiz Night at Beerhouse on Long ...

Test your general knowledge at this Long Street-based haunt’s Tuesday pub quiz

Excentric InteriorTransformation Tuesday at Excentric ...

First-time clients will receive a complimentary Olaplex in-salon treatment when ...

HQ Date performerTuesday Romantic Date Night at HQ ...

Treat your loved one to an evening of succulent steaks, red wine and romantic ...

mischu coffee showroom in sea point cape townFree Coffee Beans and Capsules at ...

Simply mention CapeTownMagazine.com while placing an order of coffee beans or ...

Villains Ale House Logo 2DJ nights at Villain’s Ale House

Kick start your weekend with DJ nights every Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special ...

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed ...

Villains Ale House Logo 2Meet the Beer at Villain’s Ale House

Meet the various curators of craft beer at Villain’s Ale every Wednesday!

To Love or Not - 1To Love or Not to Love: A Street View

Delve into the reality of ‘street couples’

kiff kombi toursCheap Tuesdays with Kiff Kombi Tours

Get a 20% discount on your next Kiff Kombi Tour when booking for 5 people or ...

Maynardville - 4Romeo and Juliet Ballet at Maynardville ...

In fair Maynardville…

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 ...

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 ...

Slug Kloof 2Tequila Tuesday Drinks Special at Slug ...

Discounted shots and cocktails right before hump day

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 ...

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 ...

The Galileo Open Air Theatre Hillcrest QuarryThe Galileo Open Air Cinema at ...

Grab your popcorn and settle down at this unique Durbanville location for the ...

Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Newlands Live Music 2Happy Hour Special at the Live-Inn Room

Pop in to Park Inn Newslands Hotel for buy-one-get-one-free drinks any day of ...

WSDC Shark 5White Shark Diving Company’s Killer ...

Come face-to-face with the ocean’s most fearsome fish for a truly ...

Haute Cabriere TerraceTrue Marriage of Food and Wine at Haute ...

Enjoy a specially curated Pinot Noir-inspired pairing of exquisite vino and ...

Live Jazz Music at Asoka on TuesdayLive Jazz at Asoka Restaurant

Turn your Tuesday up a notch with this trendy hotspot’s vibey dinner and ...

Rick's Cafe Table PeopleRick’s Café Americain’s Weekly ...

Pop over to the charming Casablanca-themed restaurant for a hearty meal that ...

Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag Team Building Cape TownTeam Building with Battlefield Live SA

Corporates become commandos in this adrenaline-inducing, morale-boosting laser ...

Decor at Cafe Mojito city centreLive Music Tuesday at Cafe Mojito

Kick off your week with a night of local jamming at Long Street’s beloved ...

Boy Girl Hair Salon at Peter the HaircutterHaircut Special at Boy Girl Hair Salon ...

Marry a tip-top cut with any of this edgy salon’s other services and save

Manga Sushi 22-for-1 Sushi Special at Manga ...

Save on sashimi, salmon roses and more every Tuesday at this contemporary Asian ...

Summertide Art Exhibition 2016Summertide Art Exhibition

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

table mountain chocolate 3Table Mountain Chocolate Bar Special

Buy five of the flat-topped bars and pay for four when you mention CapeTownMag

Beerhouse Restaurant and Bar in Cape TownPub Quiz Night at Beerhouse on Long ...

Test your general knowledge at this Long Street-based haunt’s Tuesday pub quiz

Excentric InteriorTransformation Tuesday at Excentric ...

First-time clients will receive a complimentary Olaplex in-salon treatment when ...

HQ Date performerTuesday Romantic Date Night at HQ ...

Treat your loved one to an evening of succulent steaks, red wine and romantic ...

mischu coffee showroom in sea point cape townFree Coffee Beans and Capsules at ...

Simply mention CapeTownMagazine.com while placing an order of coffee beans or ...

NEW THIS WEEK:

Table Mountain Myths and Legends

read more image description
WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips

Curious to make exciting discoveries in Cape Town every day? "LIKE" us for a daily hidden gem.