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A café with a vintage aesthetic and New York style foods

Play a friendly game of chess while enjoying good coffee, art and bagels

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A Beginner’s Guide to Drag Terminology

We enlist the help of some of Cape Town’s ‘sickening’ drag queens to school you on the drag dictionary 

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Why Hermanus is the province’s untapped art destination

Visit 22 galleries, chat to gallerists, invest in some top local art

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Who doesn’t love a road trip?

Even a true local will find something new to discover with Kiff Kombi Tours

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Guide To Tipping In South Africa

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

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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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Something Awesome for Early Evenings at The Daily Music Show on Loop

(call to check if it's open) The Daily Music Show offers activities and entertainment with substance to fill those awkward hours between when work ends and meeting up with friends

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New exhibits at Iziko (and some regular faves)

What to see right now at the South African National Gallery

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Visit the Bronze Foundry and watch a sculptor in action

Artist Donald Greig creates creatures big and small at his gallery in the V&A Waterfront

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Uncover South African secrets at these Iziko Museums exhibits

Understand protest music, see into the life of a Bo-Kaap family + other African history

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The V&A Waterfront’s Watershed: support local at SA's biggest market for African design

Open Again: Find ceramics, textiles, fashion and furniture and now also a beauty bar

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Free entry to the Aquarium on your birthday

Plus: 15 Things To Discover: 7 Exhibits, 3 ocean experiences and scuba, kids play area and more

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This is your Heritage (Day)

Save a family recipe, ask an elder about your history, visit a small town and discover its culture

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WATCH: SA filmmakers shot an entire film from home during lockdown

It’s called "Cabin Fever" and it was completed within 34 days using only cellphones and laptops

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Upskill your life with these short courses

Free courses from Harvard and UCT, wine, fashion, digital skills and more

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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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These Tshisanyamas Have More Than Meat on the Menu

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

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Free, New and Secret on Bree Street

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Hike and wine tasting every last Sunday at Cape Point Vineyards

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Share a meal with friends, listen to live reggae + watch the sunset over the sea

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Drumstruck is back from Broadway and playing for a limited run in Cape Town

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Elvis Brew in George has the closest viewing deck for large aircraft in SA

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Order 1 bottle to many cases online or in store, get it delivered same day, cold

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Heritage Tours tells gripping stories on walks from the city to Simon’s Town

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Join a Sunday service with Camissa’s Gospel Tour + connect with culture

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Craft beer, kids playpark, aqua golf, target shooting, donkeys and more

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BOOK Now and let the outdoor adventure begin!

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Classes, courses, retreats on conscious breathing run by the trainers leading the global ...

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You’ll get 2 interleading rooms, 1 harbour + canal cruise and royal treatment

Some SundaysSome Sundays concert series is back

Picnic + listen to Mango Groove, Francois van Coke and others

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Family-style lunches are its speciality, plus there’s a big lawn for kids to play on

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Where conservation meets adventure. FREE Buff + ask for current CapeTownMag specials

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Pair wine, cocktails and mocktails with pinchos and a spectacular sea view

La Motte Tasting RoomVirtual and on-site wine tastings at ...

Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

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Boutique winery with 6 six cosy tasting nooks. Plus platters, picnics + trails

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Select 3 treatments from 7 options, from head massage to deluxe pedicure

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You’ll get 2 interleading rooms, 1 harbour + canal cruise and royal treatment

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Pair wine, cocktails and mocktails with pinchos and a spectacular sea view

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