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The Mother City has transformed its public bus stops with incredible artworks

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Sweetie Pie Mint
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Sweetie Pie, you’re Mint to be…

Beyers’ most recent addition to the much-loved chocolate coated marshmallow family

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Kalk Bay’s Stop-and-Go Traffic System To Be ...

Is this finally the end to the coastal town’s terrible roadworks? 

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Influenza Apocalypse
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How to Survive the Flu Apocalypse in Cape Town

If you’ve succumbed to the shakes and aches, here are ten ways to survive…

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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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Driver’s Licence Renewal in Cape Town

A step-by-step guide to renewing or replacing your South African driving permit

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Cape Flats Smile Passion Gap Dental Modification
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... Passion Gaps?

The toothy truth behind the Cape Flats smile

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Nelson Mandela Videos: Madiba’s greatest film ...

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

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How to Apply for a South African Retirement Visa

Everything you need to know about applications for retired temporary and permanent residency in Mzansi

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How to Apply for a Work Permit in South Africa

Everything you need to know about work visa application and temporary residency

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Cape Town
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Your Guide to Cape Town Slang

Awê, get the low-down on the Mother City’s colourful colloquialisms and sayings, ek sê...

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The Ins and Outs of a Minibus Taxi Trip in Cape ...

Dudu Luthuli embarks on a rather interesting journey using one of the Mother City’s most valuable transport modes – ...

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Djembe Drumming in Cape Town
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The African Djembe Drum & Drumming Circles in ...

The story behind one of Africa’s oldest instruments, and how to get your hands on the ‘talking drum’ in the Mother ...

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A Short History of Erf 81

Erf 81 is a historic gem in Tamboerskloof. Volunteer at the foster farm, work in the Tyisa Nabanye garden or visit the Sunday market ...

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Cape Town Maker Movement
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How to survive a robot uprising (hint: join the ...

The Maker Movement has arrived on our shores offering way more than just child’s play and tinkering in your garage 

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Museums in Cape Town

The best museums in Cape Town and the Surrounds

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… Kaaps?

A brief look at the history of Kaaps and the origins of Afrikaans

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...Rainbow Nation?

"Each of us is as intimately attached to the soil of this beautiful country" – Nelson Mandela

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...Toyi-toyi?

You can take everything away from South Africa, but you can’t stop us from dancing

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The Kaapse Klopse

A look into the colourful, cultural Cape Town Minstrel Carnival

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...Gumboot Dancing?

Stomp, spin and step got you confused?

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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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...Devil's Peak?

A myth of mountainous proportions

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Nelson Mandela Release
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...Nelson Mandela?

Nelson “Madiba” Mandela, living legend , great toyi-toyer, icon of a nation, all while wearing a funky shirt

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...Sangomas?

South African traditional healers under the moral microscope

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Nelson Mandela Release
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...Ubuntu?

The word "Ubuntu’’ gets thrown around a lot, but what does it actually mean?

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100 Days
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...Diski Dancing?

Wondering about the World Cup Waltz? We investigate the 2010 soccer dance

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Jeroen vuvu
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...Vuvuzelas?

Ever wondered about the instrumental madness that has swept South Africa?

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…Kwaito?

Ever wondered what the deal is with the style of song dominating the local music scene?

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...Shosholoza?

Introducing South Africa's inspirational soccer anthem to the world

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Cape Town
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...Cape Town Mother City?

Ever wondered why Cape Town is referred to as the Mother City?

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Why South Africans have beer bellies

Local and lekker – Taste the difference in South African beer

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Desmond Tutu
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…Desmond Tutu?

Celebrate South Africa’s spiritual leader, Desmond Tutu, the man who coined the term ‘Rainbow Nation’

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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.

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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

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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

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

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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’

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Discounted shots and cocktails right before hump day

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Live Jazz Music at Asoka on TuesdayLive Jazz at Asoka Restaurant

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

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

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

Decor at Cafe Mojito city centreLive Music Tuesday at Cafe Mojito

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

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

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

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

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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’

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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 ...

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