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Excited about sharing discoveries around the corner to people around the world, and the corner.

About is Cape Town's online magazine. 
Many of our readers see us as "that trusted friend that enables you to make exciting discoveries around the corner". 

READERSHIP: between 300 000 and 500 000 people read each month (!). 
Roughly 2/3 of our readers are people living in Cape Town / South Africa.
Roughly 1/3 are international readers with a love for Cape Town & The Western Cape. Contact us to get our readership infographics. newsletters: 
Simply said, every week one thing you don't want to miss: Our popular (free) weekly newsletter is read by 54 000 subscribers. It is sent every Wednesday. Our (free) monthly newsletter is read by 84 000 subscribers and is sent out every first Wednesday of the month. 
more: on Facebook: 
Facebook is excellent to get that daily little does of excitement. 160 000 people like us on Facebook. Our posts to these people are seen between 800 000 and 2 400 000 times. 
Curious? Discover: our facebook page on Twitter
Twitter is still a tremendously popular channel to follow people and experiences.
Daily discoveries are shared with over 163 000 people following us on Twitter.
Curious? Discover: our twitter channel on Instagram
A tremendeously fast growing social media channel is our Instagram channel, currently growing over 1000 followers every 5 to 12 days, with a following of over 93 000. Our #CapeTownMag hashtag is one of the most popular hashtags for people to discover Cape Town an share their images on Cape Town. 
Curious? Discover our Instagram channel 

More: Of course we're also on G+Pinterest and Youtube

Overseas readership: reaches the top 5 markets and visitors coming to Cape Town (RSA/UK/USA/GER/DUTCH) with its English, the Dutch and the German

Our foreign readership counts reader from over 190 countries worldwide.

Media writing about Cape Town & South Africa: has assisted many large & niche media productions for overseas production companies, ranging from international newspapers, TV production companies to TV channels such as Travel Channel and National Geographic as well as media such as Lonely Planet, U Magazine [Hong Kong], [China's largest news site], The Guardian and many many more.

We are often contacted to assist in programmes, recces and publications about Cape Town because of our (foreign) media & concept development background and experience, apart from our extremely up-to-date knowledge of what's happening, and our '0 star to 5 star' approach. Ask us about our accomplishments with regards to this and contact our founder Marcus Zandhuis with your specific requests. We offer competitive rates to accommodate you creating something unique.

Tourism-related Partnerships & Advertising:
Apart from the all important local readers, reaches an absolute niche market, the overseas visitor, that is extremely difficult to reach, multiple times, before they arrive. We reach this market cost effectively for our partners in the tourism industry.

We deliver excellent results because
- we're owner & result driven
- we reach this market monthly
- before they arrive
- and before they come again
- in their own language
- we reach the press
- and many tour operators
- all in a very cost effective way
- through an article and not an ad.

We work out simple, smart and (cost) effective tailor-made solutions for our clients. We're not in the business of selling ads. We're in the business of establishing partnerships for years to come. works with top quality partners in each field, 'from zero star' to 'five star'. And with the results and testimonials to prove it. 

Ask us how we generated measurable results for each of them.
Contact us. 


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Cartel House 10Grab Yourself Free Flapjacks Every ...

Members only: Luxury co-working office space Cartel House serves up hot and fresh flapjacks for free to their members every Friday – here’s how to get in on the action

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From Jarrad Ricketts to Incognito, a two-day showcase of top-notch international and local jazz artists at the Cape Town Jazz Festival 2018

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Want that extra-special experience to round off the week? These are the city’s most affordable helicopter flights – plus, get an exclusive 10% off your booking right here

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Every day “on your way” at Roast & Co. – enjoy 2-for-1 drink specials and discover the coolest mugs

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Learn about Cape Town’s past while savouring local cuisine with these informative walking tours

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Sun, sand, sea and glitz – the weekend isn’t over until you’re relaxing at Shimmy Beach Club

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Ride the wave of surf and yoga camps with African Soul Surfer!

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Start your weekend with a little inner-city or wineland movie screening

Aces 'n' SpadesFriday Night Live at Aces ‘n’ ...

They will rock you

Food Truck Friday - 1Food Truck Friday at Jack Black’s ...

Relax this Friday with a Jack Black beer and some scrumptious food

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Discover a match made in the divine tasting room of this Franschhoek estate

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Pop over to the charming Casablanca-themed restaurant for a hearty meal that won’t break the bank

African Soul Surfer BackpackersSurf Lessons with African Soul Surfer

Learn to surf with the kiffest surf school in Cape Town!

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#AfterDark with DJ Rene: start the weekend with a steak dinner, stylish cocktails and suave tunes by The Frenchman

Workshop - 5Short Courses at the Cape Town ...

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Many theatre buffs reckon West Side Story is the greatest musical ever written. Judge for yourself when The Fugard Theatre’s production of it returns to Cape Town

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Ring in the weekend with live music, craft beer, hearty fare and happy shopping in Hout Bay

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