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Granary Cafe Silo Hotel
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The Granary Cafe at The Silo Hotel

Elegant eatery in Cape Town

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Forex The Foreign Exchange Cape Town Observatory
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Top Places to watch Soccer in Cape Town

The soccer may be happening all around the country, but there are plenty of places to get in on the action in the Mother City.

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Zaid Osman
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10 Questions For: Zaid Osman

Get to know the guy who can hook you up with the freshest pair of kicks, Zaid Osman. The notable sneaker collector and founder of Sneaker Exchange, one of Africa’s largest sneaker trading events, applied his knowledge of the US (where he spent his formative years growing up) sneaker culture to promote a movement that is sometimes misunderstood by many.

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CTM HERO: Duwayne Joseph Damon

The boy who stole the hearts of a community with a single jump.

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The best braai spots in Cape Town

Spend a lazy afternoon doing what we South Africans do best

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Year End Office Dinner Two Oceans Aquarium
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Year-End Office Party Venues in Cape Town and Surrounds

Cap off the working year with a well-earned celebration

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Salaam Keyser
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10 Questions For: Salaam Keyser

Meet Salaam Keyser, a photographer on a journey of telling stories of life, with light. He captured the profound image dubbed ‘Mercy’ and bagged himself the title of overall winner in the Amplify ImageQuest project. We delve into the heart of the man behind the lens.

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Ukuma Active Wear
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Yoga studios in Cape Town

A selection of the best yoga studios in Cape Town and surrounds

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Tranquillity Function Venue Two Oceans Aquarium
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Function Venues in Cape Town

A mix of Mother City spaces perfect for hosting private parties, social soirées and corporate events

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Zenith pools
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Coolest Open-to-the-Public Swimming Pools in and around Cape Town

Your guide to some of the coolest places to swim in and around the Mother City

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Table Mountain JO
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Music Videos Filmed in Cape Town

Have a look at these world-famous videos featuring our spectacular city.

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Nelson Mandela Videos: Madiba’s greatest film moments

We’ve collected the 20 best Mandela moments caught on tape

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Table Mountain
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10 Awe-Inspiring Videos of Cape Town

A selection of stunning drone footage and spectacular time-lapse creations showing the Mother City in all her glory

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Clarke's Bookshop
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Rediscover your favourite South African authors

Expand your reading list with stellar novels

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Best GoPro Videos Shot Around Cape Town

Check out 10 epic action and extreme sports GoPro videos filmed in the Mother City

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Top day tours in Cape Town

Explore our magnificent metropolis with a wide selection of sightseeing 

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Urban Safari Tour with Kiff Kombi Tours

Bring your own drinks, smiles and good vibes!

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Top Tattoo Studios in Cape Town

A selection of piercing and tattoo parlours making a mark on the Mother City body art scene

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Meg Sproat
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10 Questions For: Meg Sproat

She’s anything but boring; Meg Sproat, takes us on a journey through exciting discoveries via her blog and vlog, Boring Cape Town Chick. The social media executive loves what she does, she also wants to bring people together and be remembered as someone who progressed the culture of blogging.

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50 super cool things to do for kids

A selection of the best things to do for kids in Cape Town and surrounds

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Rivkah Hope
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10 Questions For: Rivkah Hope

Meet Rivkah Hope, the globetrotting nomadic songstress. The Cape Town-born singer has been travelling all over the world in the hopes of producing a quality of music that speaks to a diverse audience. Her fresh electronic sound and soulful vocals on her latest EP entitled Globetrotter (for obvious reasons) demonstrates her interesting tales from these travels.

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Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in Cape Town

The best vegetarian and vegan options for eating out in Cape Town

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DJ Azuhl
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10 Questions For: DJ Azuhl

Meet Ricardo Nunes, who you’ve probably come to know as DJ Azuhl. He’s been rocking South African dance floors behind the ones and twos. He is a part of Africa’s most iconic DJ group, The Beat Bangaz, alongside the likes of Ready D, E-20 and Shamiel X. Among his many accolades, he also owns a DJ school that equips aspiring disc jockeys with experience and exposure to the world of turntablists.

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April Fools Day
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April Fool's Day Pranks

Pull a fast one on a friend, family member or even a colleague this April Fool's Day!

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MLT car hire
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MLT Car Hire and Tours in Cape Town

A vehicle rental industry frontrunner offering bespoke shuttle and chauffeur services and airport transfers

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Hout Bay - 1
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Spend a Day in: Hout Bay

Spend some time in the Republic of Hout Bay

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Spend a Day in … Simon’s Town

Spend a day exploring Cape Town’s oldest naval port and its surrounding village

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Spend a Day in: Kalk Bay

Discover one of Cape Town’s treasure troves

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Soul in Salt River

A space dedicated to creative and healing energies in Cape Town

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Bye Cycle Peddling the Promenade Cycle Tour in Cape Town
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Easter Egg Hunting Around Cape Town

Egg-cellent adventures in the Mother City

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Lion's Head hike with VACorps intern abroad programme
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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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Best Pizza Places in Cape Town

We went on a hunt to find the best pizza in Cape Town and came up with these gems

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Keenan Arrison
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10 Questions For: Keenan Arrison

Talented screen and stage actor, Keenan Arrison, has decided to move his career from the City of Gold to the Mother City and is ready to make Cape Town his very own playground! Having starred in a host of SABC, MNet, kykNet, National Geographic and USA-based TV series, he is sure to rock Cape Town’s television industry.

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Reduce Traffic by Ride-Sharing in Cape Town

The TomTom Traffic Index calls Cape Town’s roads SA’s most congested.

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12 Apostles Valentine's Day Lunch Buffet
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Bachelorette Party Ideas in Cape Town

Get some suggestions to suit any bride-to-be and budget

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Segway Tours at Spier Wine Farm
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Cool First Date Ideas After Matching Online

A selection of original things to do for potential couples

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Nicole Norman
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10 Questions For: Nicole Norman

TV presenter, fashionista and blogger, Nicole Norman, is surely making her mark in the industry as host of the SABC3 techno show, Exfrontiers, and as an social influencer through her fashion, lifestyle and beauty blog, Normadic Online. Talk about multi-talented!

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International Whisky Day
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International Whisky Day in Cape Town

Cheers to this list of exciting things to do this International Whisky Day!

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Romantic gift ideas in Cape Town

Sweep your soul mate off their feet

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Budget restaurants in Cape Town

Our pick of the Mother City’s finest cheap eateries for the prudent and penny-wise

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Lize Mynhardt
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10 Questions For: Lize Mynhardt

Idols SA Season 10 2nd Runner Up, Lize Mynhardt, is an all-round musician who manages to stun crowds in her ability to be able to play over five musical instruments and sing as well. Amongst her notable achievements she counts being the opening act for Mi Casa, the Parlotones, Arno Carstens and Francois van Coke as well as performing at In Die Bos in Spier as top of her list.

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Budget Car Rental Companies in Cape Town

A selection of reliable, cheap car hire agents in the Mother City

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Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Cape Town

Cool and quirky lesser-known truths about the Mother City

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Nathan Adriaanse
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10 Questions For: Nathan Adriaanse

This talented, inspiring Cape Town-born dancer has worked his way onto some of the biggest stages in the world. Nathan Adriaanse has been dancing since the age of 13 and hasn’t stopped popping and locking since then. He has been touring the world for the past two years with Showtime Australia and has performed at the Michael Jackson HIStory Show.

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Origin Coffee Roasters in Cape Town
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The Rise of Coffee Culture in Cape Town

We travel back in time to trace the fresh aroma of the much-loved java bean in the Mother City

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How to Make the Most of Your Coffee Drinking Experience

Savour all there is to your delicious and steaming hot cuppa

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CapeTownMag Hero: City Of Cape Town Firefighters

The workload may sometimes take its toll as Cape Town’s brave firefighters expose their lungs to thick smoke and very often have no time for breaks – but yet, they refuse to back down.

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Best Coffee Shops in Cape Town

We've discovered some of the best roasteries and cafés in the Mother City for that perfect cup of java

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Things to do when it rains in Cape Town

A selection of drizzly day activities to keep you from snoring even when it’s pouring

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Bugz Playpark in Cape Town
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Top kids parties in Cape Town

A selection of super spots to celebrate youngsters’ special occasions 

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These little fluffies are too adorable for words!

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Local craft beer enjoyed with a view of the Atlantic Ocean

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Be a part of Autism Awareness Month

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Get into the swing of things with some authentic rock music!

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Pair some delicious food with some award-winning local wines!

Grassy Spark - 3Five Years of Grassy Spark

It’s their birthday, and we cannot wait to celebrate with these local lads!

The Charles Café Malay MondaysMalay Mondays at The Charles Café

Tuck into the Cape Malay culture at these weekly themed dinners, every Monday

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#2For1Unplugged Mondays: get twice the sirloin, salad and chips at Headquarters for once the price

What Art is For Exhibition What Art Is FOR Exhibition

Experience art for the eye, the heart and the soul

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Sugar, spice and everything alternative

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Put a spring in your step at this fabulous evening market

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

The Long Shots Improv Comedy Troupe Improv Mondays: The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe

The Long Shots create unique scenes on the spot. Everything is improvised – no script, no planning – just pure comedy in the moment.

AfrikaBurn1Afrikaburn Festival

The dusty Karoo desert comes alive to host one of the most radical festivals on the festival lover’s calendar

Galileo Open Air Cinema Cape TownThe Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town Venues

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

Postcard view of Cape Town South AfricaHelicopter Tour Special with NAC Cape Town

Save 15% on breathtaking private helicopter flights around the Mother City until 31 August 2017

Cape Quarter ExteriorFREE Weekly Yoga Class at Cape Quarter

Enrich your physical, mental and spiritual state three times a week at this complimentary stretch session in Green Point

Rush X FIT 2RUSH X FIT Trampoline Fitness Training

Jump, leap and fly your body into better shape at this fun and exhilarating weekly indoor workout in Claremont

Into The Blue Seal 2Seal Snorkeling Special with Into The Blue Scuba Dive Centre

Snorkel with seals and receive a 10% discount when mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com

Piano Bar 2016 food and cocktails 4Date Night at The Piano Bar in Cape Town

Tuck into four tapas and a bottle of wine for R250 on Mondays at this intimate musical revue bar

Vista Parties World of Birds Bird 2Vista Parties' World of Birds Birthday Party Package

Road-trip to this fun Hout Bay park and spend your child’s special day amongst feathered friends

Avontuur Wine Estate horsesGuided Farm Walks on Avontuur Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

Take a stroll through this destination winery and learn more about its award-winning vino, champion race horses and rich family history

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on the high-fat, low-carb Banting eating plan

The Charles Café Malay MondaysMalay Mondays at The Charles Café

Tuck into the Cape Malay culture at these weekly themed dinners, every Monday

HQ Monday night steak special logoSteak Dinner Special at HQ Restaurant

#2For1Unplugged Mondays: get twice the sirloin, salad and chips at Headquarters for once the price

What Art is For Exhibition What Art Is FOR Exhibition

Experience art for the eye, the heart and the soul

PPG - 1Powerpuff Girls Art Factory Exhibition

Sugar, spice and everything alternative

I Love Big Bay Spring MarketI Love Big Bay Market

Put a spring in your step at this fabulous evening market

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

The Long Shots Improv Comedy Troupe Improv Mondays: The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe

The Long Shots create unique scenes on the spot. Everything is improvised – no script, no planning – just pure comedy in the moment.

AfrikaBurn1Afrikaburn Festival

The dusty Karoo desert comes alive to host one of the most radical festivals on the festival lover’s calendar

Galileo Open Air Cinema Cape TownThe Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town Venues

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

Postcard view of Cape Town South AfricaHelicopter Tour Special with NAC Cape Town

Save 15% on breathtaking private helicopter flights around the Mother City until 31 August 2017

Cape Quarter ExteriorFREE Weekly Yoga Class at Cape Quarter

Enrich your physical, mental and spiritual state three times a week at this complimentary stretch session in Green Point

Rush X FIT 2RUSH X FIT Trampoline Fitness Training

Jump, leap and fly your body into better shape at this fun and exhilarating weekly indoor workout in Claremont

Into The Blue Seal 2Seal Snorkeling Special with Into The Blue Scuba Dive Centre

Snorkel with seals and receive a 10% discount when mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com

Piano Bar 2016 food and cocktails 4Date Night at The Piano Bar in Cape Town

Tuck into four tapas and a bottle of wine for R250 on Mondays at this intimate musical revue bar

Vista Parties World of Birds Bird 2Vista Parties' World of Birds Birthday Party Package

Road-trip to this fun Hout Bay park and spend your child’s special day amongst feathered friends

Avontuur Wine Estate horsesGuided Farm Walks on Avontuur Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

Take a stroll through this destination winery and learn more about its award-winning vino, champion race horses and rich family history

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on the high-fat, low-carb Banting eating plan

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