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Arts & Culture

New Restaurants And Experiences to Discover and Share

Exciting new restaurants, coffee shops, bars, clubs, markets, venues and hot spots to discover and explore. PLUS: Support a friend's business

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Lifestyle

Fun Is In The Air This Valentine’s Day

Things for couples, singles, and friends over the entire Valentine’s weekend

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Lifestyle

Date Ideas – From First Date To 50th Anniversary

Something for everyone: Food, adventure, relaxed activities, and adrenaline-pumping experiences

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Arts & Culture

7 Events To Get Back Your Party Mood

From rebellious festivals to beast-like 4x4’s

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Annual Events

Yoga, Spirituality And Music Are On The Cards This March

Three major jazz events and a Cricket World Cup in Cape Town

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Arts & Culture

Light And Bright Oasis To Relax And Learn Art Skills In The City

Art gallery, a kids' corner designed by a 4-year-old, and pink babycinos

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Lifestyle

Ficks: Hermanus’ New Idyllic Summer Hangout

Set on the edges of a sparkling blue tidal pool and ocean, Ficks serves pinchos, flammkuchen, cocktails and wine

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Arts & Culture

Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

Function venues with a difference, plus plenty of traditional options, for your next event

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Lifestyle

Sunsets And Fairy Lights At This Beachside Eatery

Make a toast to a beautiful day in Hermanus right on the beach

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Arts & Culture

These Tshisanyamas Have More Than Meat on the Menu

Today’s tshisanyamas offer more than meat, pap and chakalaka

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Music

New Year’s Eve 2019/2020: From The Party Of The Year To Silent Retreats

Also where the fireworks, fine-dining, family festivities are happening

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Arts & Culture

Free, New and Secret on Bree Street

17 Things to (re)discover on one of Cape Town most-visited streets

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Arts & Culture

A New Quaint Cafe That Serves Coffee, Lunch And Vinyl

Chat, learn, eat, relax, listen to vinyl classics, grab a book and admire local art at Café Zör in the Bo-Kaap

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Weddings

Strolla: Sea Point's Hidden Sea View Deck and Kids Play Room

Epic Seaboard sunsets in shorts and slops on the Corona Deck, tucking into scrummy (and surprisingly affordable) meals while the kids make their own pizza – Strolla tonight anyone?

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Lifestyle

Grub and Vine Matches Fine Dining with Bistro To Perfection

Chef Matt Manning does it all with so much flair

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Sport

Unique Yoga Studios in Cape Town & Surrounds

Get your downward dog on with this comprehensive list of Cape Town’s best yoga studios.

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Sport

First-Time to Pro, Unique Birthday Parties and Africa's Best Skate Bowl at The Shred Indoor Skatepark

From night sessions to one-on-one lessons, skateboarding birthday parties and a family vibe, oh, and the only global-spec skate bowl in Africa at The Shred

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Weddings

Get Chauffeured to Your Special Occasion in a Vintage Car

Pick from 50 classic beauties, from muscle cars to a Cadillac

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Lifestyle

Things To Do With Kids That Parents Will Enjoy Too

Indoor, outdoor, dry or rainy, with animals, adults and other kids – in the city or in the suburbs

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Shopping

Quirky, Sexy, Cool Last-minute Christmas Gifts

Festive gift and experience ideas  

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Arts & Culture

Guide To Tipping In South Africa

Car guards, petrol attendants, safari rangers and trackers, and other service industry workers

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Galleries

What You Should Be Getting Up To On First Thursdays - Wine Tasting, Dancing And More

From live music, DJs pumping the crowd and outside dancefloors to pop-up bars and wine tastings

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Sport

A Children’s Birthday Party Idea That Won’t Get On Your Nerfs

There’s an obstacle course, toy guns, and plenty of good clean fun

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Lifestyle

NEW: La Colombe’s Indian-inspired Eatery To Open In Franschhoek

It’s a tasting menu with an ever-rolling sorbet trolley of palate cleansers

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Annual Events

Free Jazz And Jive Concerts + A Running Event By Usain Bolt This January

See Cape Town’s fastest kids and catch an iconic music group in Paarl

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Lifestyle

New: Fast And Healthy Plant-powered Food

Quick-service 100% plant-powered food that’s air-fried and guilt-free

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Arts & Culture

6 Rad Reasons to Hire a Car With AroundAboutCars

From special rates to discount accommodation, this team will help you get more out of Cape Town

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Sport

New Experiences: Unique Day Tours For Exploring The Cape

Something nice. Something unique. Something you find out about from your best friends.

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Arts & Culture

Psst. Our Alternative Bucket List of Hidden Gems

It’s the smallest most unique hidden places that make a city. That make your day. Our team is sharing theirs.

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Lifestyle

End-Of-Year Party Ideas To Pitch To Your Boss

Because why leave it up to management

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Book Shelf

Foodie Safari In Prince Albert

African Relish has a cooking school, the Chef's Café eatery, a deli, and rustic and luxurious accommodation

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Sport

Places To Watch Soccer In Your Hood

From chilled pub vibes to intense stadium experiences

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Sport

9 Pools And Water Parks In And Around Cape Town

This list will satisfy everyone from family to friends. Don’t lose it

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Lifestyle

New: Charm All Five Senses At Japanese-Peruvian Restaurant Maaya

Dining here is not only a sensory delight; it’s an interactive experience

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Annual Events

Sun, Brews, Music, Food Trucks and Dedicated Kids Area: Take the Family

Kids’ area expands, there are minders and under 12s get in for free at CTFOB

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Annual Events

This Epic Festival Of Beer Will Be Your Best End-Of-Year Party Yet

VIP corporate packages, food trucks, DJs and over 200 beers and ciders

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Music

In Korea You Braai At The Table

Try this at Chopsticks & Table, the Korean restaurant in town

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Lifestyle

Off-The-Radar Beaches: Rocky Coves, Hidden Hamlets, Isolated Enclaves

17 idyllic sandy stretches for families, surfers, trendsetters, people watching and isolation

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Music

Outstanding And Out of Town: Markets Worth Travelling For

Moonlight markets in the Karoo, sell-out cinnamon rolls in McGregor and a steampunk-style market in Elgin

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Lifestyle

Heart, Soul, Scenery and Food at these Special Cape Town Markets

Markets by the seaside, the suburbs and the township

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Lifestyle

What Does Biggie Have To Do With This New Place On Bree?

There’s lots to love between these pink walls and cheeky neon signs

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Lifestyle

50% Off Plush Hotel Suites Atop Smart Work Spaces In Epicentre Of Cape Town

Ideal base for stylish travels (and business if desired)

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Arts & Culture

The Premium Work-and-Play Hub For Business Travellers Who want It All

Plush hotels lead down to convenient coworking offices and bedecked lounges

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Arts & Culture

NEW: The One Dish, Served One Day A Week That Feeds Whole Families

Akni, named after the humble food made of protein, basmati rice, potato, spices and love

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Music

Cape Town’s Newest Live Music Venue Is Owned By Musicians

Jagger Lounge has a hot line-up of bands

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Lifestyle

8 Unique Cape Town Co-Working Spaces and Hot Desk Spots

Claim your spot at these cool co-working spaces around Cape Town, each offering something different to maximise productivity

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Arts & Culture

Shakespeare’s Is The New Durbanville Restaurant With a Sense of Theatrics

A place for grown-ups to be spoilt with fine food, good wine and entertainment

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Recipes

Summer Trout Salad Recipe

A wholesome, light delight for the sunny season

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Annual Events

Free Ways to Celebrate Your Birthday

If it’s your birthday and you love getting free stuff, this is the list for you!

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Arts & Culture

NEW PLACE: A Coffee Shop In the City Where You can Order the Velvet Bean

Three things make this coffee shop special: a health elixir, historical artefacts, and wholeheartedness

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Renowned cellist brings his Bach Project to the beautiful Kirstenbosch ...

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Hold your own beverage while playing France’s most popular game with a local ...

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An explosion of cheese, Italian desserts and a 360-degree view of Cape Town in ...

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You can choose between a 27km, 10km, or 5km fun run

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A quick workout followed by empowering discussions and goodie bags

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Art gallery, a kids' corner designed by a 4-year-old, and pink babycinos

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let_talk_boulesBoules: Your New Favourite Drinking Game

Hold your own beverage while playing France’s most popular game with a local twist

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Pongracz flows at the Skybar, upstairs from The Piano Bar

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Celebrate the freedom of riding a motorcycle and rock out to an epic line-up of live music

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Two days of dropping from the ceiling, plus learn safe set-up for aerial hammocks

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Great specials: 2-for-1 on Fridays, oysters and bubbly on Sundays

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Sociable, mindful, fun and affordable group yoga classes in the park or on the beach

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There’s a range of games, from strategic to free play

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2 two nights accommodations, a half-day cooking course with lunch or dinner, and a recipe ...

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Hot food, cold food. Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays

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From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

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The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

akaIt's Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts Time

Southern Wild, Don Vino and more will make Sunday sunsets even better

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How good does apricot-glazed gammon sound?

Seafood, sunsets and sushi at Blowfish BloubergHalf-Price Sushi Every Wednesday and ...

And drink in the sunset and view (and a cocktail)

goudini_buffetA Sunday Buffet That’s Worth Taking A ...

Take your swimming gear along and enjoy the hot pools while you’re there

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

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Discover what kid’s movies you can expect to see at the Kelvin Grove Club

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Five hours of non-stop live music by two amazing local acts

let_talk_boulesBoules: Your New Favourite Drinking Game

Hold your own beverage while playing France’s most popular game with a local twist

Children’s_Interactive_TourDiscover Stories From Africa In The ...

Kids interact with artworks through creative play, drawing, writing, reading and ...

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There are 30 exclusive wines available by the glass, plus a pool table

freedom_friends_yogaFREE Sunset Yoga with Freedom Friends ...

Salute the sun for free with Freedom Friends And Kafui Awoonor and others

Polkadraai_and_popcorn_popcorn_and_wine1Polkadraai & Popcorn Wine Pairing Back ...

Check out the anti-serious wine pairing in the Western Cape with Polkadraai & Popcorn

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Readers get a special discounted rate with Ocean Experiences

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From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

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HQ’s Live Music Mondays includes the #2FOR1Monday special: two salads, two steaks and ...

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The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

sotano_bree_4Half-Price Sushi and Bubbly Every ...

Manga sushi served with Pongrácz bubbly

sotano_steakCheer Up: Here’s One Amazing Monday ...

A flame-grilled sirloin with a glass of wine over beautiful views

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From R18 coffee to half-price burgers

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With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

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From butter chicken curry to beef bobotie: Something fresh, Monday to Sunday

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The chance to see marine wildlife and spectacular ocean and mountain views as the sun ...

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Half-price burger special at Moyo Eden on The Bay – psst … it comes with this awesome ...

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Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

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Rain or shine, a four-hour indoor skate session is just R25

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