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100 Best Videos of Cape Town & Western Cape

Win a helicopter flight each month! Celebrating amateur, aspiring, and professional videographers and their videos - shot from a phone, drone, DSLR or 360 camera.

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Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs

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

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Urban Safari Tour with Kiff Kombi Tours

Your one way ticket to good vibes!

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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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Art Lessons
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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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Ho Ho How to Celebrate Christmas in July

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

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The Health Benefits of Drinking Wine

A license for Cape Town to keep drinking wine

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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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Cost-effective Ways to Keep Warm in Winter

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

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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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The Green Line
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Best Ways to go Green

Tips by Michelle Garforth Venter and Riaan Venter on how to reduce your carbon footprint

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Table Mountain Myths and Legends

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

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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 Town’s Peak Season

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 Chills Down Your Spine

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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Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

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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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The Noon Gun in Cape Town: The Big Bang Story

The tale behind the 12pm boom from Signal Hill

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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 Town

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

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African live music in Cape Town

African bites with African beats

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South African English
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...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
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Cape Town streets, the gallery everyone is invited to

Street art; a powerful tool for urban communication

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House without Eskom electricity in Noordhoek
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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 finger by living a more energy efficient lifestyle

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VACorps Internship Abroad Programme South Africa
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VACorps International Marketing Internships in Cape Town

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

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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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Your Guide to Tipping in South Africa

How much does ‘thank you’ cost in the rainbow nation?

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How to Pay Traffic Fines in Cape Town

Your guide to dealing with that dreaded traffic ticket

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Jorgensens Gin
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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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'How else am I gonna meet someone?'...Kingdom of Hearts is Working on it

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
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"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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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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Spirited away

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

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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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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 digital edge

There’s more to Stellenbosch than just students and wine

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Bree Street: Cape Town’s hippest street

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

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Lobbying to be More Than Just a Book Shop

Ordinary people listening and participating

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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 Justine Jackson-Fraser

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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 Cape Town

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

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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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Taste a lifetime of good Memories

Bashews celebrates their 40th anniversary

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A new kind of beer, aged in the Atlantic Ocean

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Shop around, exhibit your craft, or have your garments tailor made, all in one ...

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You’re a Quiz Master, Harry.

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Support this worthy fundraiser in aid of orphaned children... and jazz up your ...

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Get ready for a night of laughter with Loyiso Gola

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Learn how to craft (and then eat!) the best gingerbread houses this Christmas

Sozo Foundation 3The 7th Annual Sozo Foundation Golf Day ...

Support this deserving NGO with a day out on the greens

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Beer and wine working work together just fine!

SwordferSwordfern Hair Emporium’s Bring A Bro Hair Special

Bring your bro and get a haircut on the house from Swordfern

Galileo - KirstenboschA New Schedule of Movies at Kirstenbosch This Season

Great films, delicious food, comfy seats and a starry sky; what a movie experience!

The Full Monty - 4Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of The Full Monty with a Local Production

Watch a local cast tackle this British classic

Shakespeare in Love - 12Shakespeare in Love at The Fugard Theatre

Romeo and… Ethel, the Pirate’s Daughter

Junior MTB Workshop - 2BreakAway Rides Will Teach Your Kids to Mountain Bike With Confidence

The Junior MTB Skills Workshop Series at BreakAway Rides will turn your kids into champion mountain bikers

La Motte ConcertsClassical Concerts at La Motte Wine Estate

La Motte's culture of excellence reaches far beyond wine-making, by embracing the wonder of classical music

Villains Ale2-for-1 Burger Special at Villains

Bring on the meat

Cape Town City FCCape Town City vs Baroka FC PSL Match

Our city’s newest PSL team takes on the lads from Limpopo in their next clash

Predator End of Year FunctionHost a Year End Function at the Two Oceans Aquarium

Throw a party unlike any other at the Mother City’s underwater wonderland

thali thaliArchery Lessons at Thali Thali Game Lodge

Practise your bow and arrow skills under the guidance of one of the best archers in the world at this pretty West Coast wildlife reserve

The Backyard Grill Lounge RibsBBQ Ribs Special at The Backyard Grill Lounge

Savour succulent, sticky ribs for just R150 per kilogram on Wed, Sat and Sun

mavericksHave a Big Night Out at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Score entry, a beer, a burger and a table dance for less than you’d expect at this Mother City revue bar

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

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

Crystal TowersSushi Making Classes at Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers

Wow guests at your next dinner party with your sushi making skills

cloud 9 rooftop bar lions table mountainHappy Hour Special at Cloud 9 Rooftop Bar in Cape Town

Celebrate the midweek mark with discounted cocktails, 2-for-1 local craft beers and ciders and uninterrupted 360-degree views of the Mother City

Sozo Foundation 3The 7th Annual Sozo Foundation Golf Day Tournament

Support this deserving NGO with a day out on the greens

Galileo - 2017 - 3The Galileo Open Air Cinema at the V&A Waterfront

Get your weekly dose of classics, dramas, action movies and more at these outdoor summertime screenings

High Five Kitesurfing 12Discounted Lessons at High Five Kitesurf and SUP Cape Town

Book a few sessions with High Five’s gurus and you’ll be a pro in no time

The Full Monty - 4Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of The Full Monty with a Local Production

Watch a local cast tackle this British classic

Shakespeare in Love - 12Shakespeare in Love at The Fugard Theatre

Romeo and… Ethel, the Pirate’s Daughter

Kaapse Stories at The Rockwell TheatreDinner and a Show with Rockwell Theatre

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens in Cape Town gets told to your mom, dad, tannie, ouma, second cousin and neighbour down the street

GONOW Bike Double 07Get a huge discount on GONOW electric bicycle rentals every Thursday!

Be blown away by the sunset over the Atlantic Seaboard from an electric two-wheeler at half the price!

ElectroFitnessGroup Sessions With ElectroFitness

Drop it like it's squat

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The Junior MTB Skills Workshop Series at BreakAway Rides will turn your kids into champion mountain bikers

Winelands Tea at La MotteWinelands Tea at Pierneef à La Motte

Enjoy an old-Cape high tea at La Motte wine estate

La Motte ConcertsClassical Concerts at La Motte Wine Estate

La Motte's culture of excellence reaches far beyond wine-making, by embracing the wonder of classical music

Villains AleWhat a Friend We Have in Cheese (and Wine)

I know it’s cheesy but this special is GRATE!

Forex Foreign Exchange Beer Pong ObservatoryBeer Pong Night at The Forex Bar

Give this fun-filled drinking game a go every Thursday night in Observatory

ByblosA sweet deal on Turkish appetizers every Thursday at Byblos

Get a three-for-two deal on any authentic Turkish appetizers every Thursday!

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Get the staff bonding with this exhilarating live group escape game in Cape Town

AquilaOvernight Safari at Aquila Game Reserve

Enjoy the outdoors with this Aquila Game Reserve special offer

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Brighten the midweek with a superb Thursday dental deal

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

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

Avontuur Wine and Macaron PairingSpecialist Tastings at Avontuur Wine Estate

Spice up your winery experience with one of these delectable monthly pairings

Crystal TowersSushi Making Classes at Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers

Wow guests at your next dinner party with your sushi making skills

kids birthday party venue idea at waterworld strandWaterworld Strand Water Park’s Free Putt-Putt Special

False Bay’s finest family fun zone is offering a complimentary game of mini golf to birthday party bookings

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