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18 Gangster Museum
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18 Gangster Museum in Khayelitsha

Discover the first of its kind in Cape Town

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Cartel House 5
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Indulge in the Contemporary Co-working Culture at Cartel House on Loop Street

BONUS: Get 25% off your first month! Download the free Cartel House app and use the code: CapeTownMag   

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Kiff Kombi Tours Signal Hill
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Cool New Van, Same Great Vibe on Cape Town Urban Safari Experiences with Kiff Kombi Tours

With a new, bigger, more comfortable (and air-conditioned) new Toyota van, Kiff Kombi Tours is still your one-way ticket to good vibes while discovering Cape Town’s hidden gems and best views on an urban safari

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Street art
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The Street Artists Behind Our City’s Amazing Murals

Skip the galleries and take a walk through Cape Town to see some impressive street art 

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Bay Harbour Market
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All Roads Lead to The Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay

The crossroads: where South African creativity, culture and kos meet

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The Light Side Café

Indulge in the lighter side of life at this new, uber creative, vegan pop-up eatery

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Tshisanyama places
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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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Anderson .Paak comes to Cape Town
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Best Theatres in and around Cape Town

A round-up of the top playhouses, performance spaces and stages in the Mother City

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Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa
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Inside Zeitz MOCAA : The View From Our Private Tour (video)

Everything you need to know about the Zeitz MOCAA museum.

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18 Gangster Museum
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An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

A trendy township that’s well worth a visit… or two

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seitz
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Museums in Cape Town

The best museums in Cape Town and the Surrounds

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Shimansky's History of Diamonds
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Shimansky’s History of Diamonds in South Africa

A look at the background of Mzansi’s most sought-after stone 

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Shimansky Tanzanite 7
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Tanzanite: Africa’s Rarest Gem

A guide to one of the world’s most coveted and sought after precious stones

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Iziko Planetarium
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Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome

The all new digital dome at the Iziko Museum boasts edu-tainment for the whole family

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Art Lessons
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Art classes in Cape Town

Channel your inner creative with our pick of the best art classes and studios in the Mother City

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Old Townhouse by Joshua Oates
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The Evolution of the Mother City

Take a look at what our beautiful city used to look like in the 1800s and early 1900s compared to how it looks now

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Observatory
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Wave your freak flag in Observatory

Explore organic food, art and alcohol-fuelled debates in this bohemian Cape Town suburb

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Melissa's The Food Shop
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Melissa’s: From Humble Beginnings to a Household Name

Comfort food + cosy atmosphere = complete peace of mind

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Cafe du Cap
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Café du Cap on Loop Street

Café du Cap brings a taste of France to Loop Street

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In The Zone
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In The Zone creative space in Plumstead

Get your creative juices flowing at this fun, family-friendly art studio!

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parkhouse
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Contemporary comfort at The Parkhouse Hotel

Experience serenity and tranquility within the hustle and bustle of Cape Town’s CBD at this intimate boutique hotel.

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Mojo Market
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Mojo Market in Sea Point

Mojo Market, the trendy new addition to Regent Street in Sea Point

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Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa
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Art Galleries in Cape Town

A look at the Mother City’s top contemporary and classic exhibition spaces

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Michael Stevenson Gallery
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Cape Town a Global Art Capital?

In light of a blossoming creative scene, tongues are wagging about whether the Mother City has what it takes to carve itself a place on the international art map. Dayle Kavonic investigates.

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Bright Day Art Classes in Woodstock
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Bright Day Art Classes in Cape Town

Learn to draw and paint (almost) like a pro

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Worldart Gallery
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Worldart Gallery in Cape Town Proves That Size Doesn’t Matter

The small creative space that’s a big platform for urban contemporary artists

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Space Between Art Gallery Woodstock Nardstar
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Space Between Art Gallery in Cape Town

Woodstock welcomes a rebellious new exhibition venue dedicated to promoting the underground street art scene 

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Maboneng Township Arts Experience Cape Town
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Township Tour with a Twist – the Maboneng Township Arts Experience

Experience township life and local art with the Langa Township Arts Gallery Tour

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Alexander Bar Cafe
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Alexander Bar Upstairs Theatre

An intimate and eclectic performance space in the heart of Cape Town

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Street Art Cape Town: Jaco Slabbert
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Cape Town streets, the gallery everyone is invited to

Street art; a powerful tool for urban communication

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manila half face
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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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Unsung Art Online Shop Robert Greeff Paintings
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Unsung Art Online Shop in Cape Town

The virtual marketplace making once-off contemporary artworks affordable and accessible

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Creative Arts drawing
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Children’s Art Lessons at Creative Arts

Fun classes for kids keen to explore and expand their creative side

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Michael Elion Art Street Concept Drawing
Arts & Culture

Michael Elion: Creating Moments of Magic in Cape Town

A look inside the mind of the artist-architect who’s injecting the urban landscape with colour and whimsy

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Luvey n Rose Art Gallery Logo
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Luvey ‘n Rose Art Gallery and Coffee Shop in Cape Town

The Bo-Kaap’s eclectic resident art salon and café ups and moves to Loop Street

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The Art of Upcycling in Cape Town

Reviewing the trend that’s repurposing ‘rubbish’

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Erdmann Contemporary Gallery Painting
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Erdmann Contemporary Gallery and The Blah Blah Bar in Cape Town

Renowned city centre gallery relocates and launches the Mother City’s first art bar

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Haas
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Haas: coffee and art

The place for coffee, art and collectibles has moved from Bo Kaap to Buitenkant Street. 

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Creative coffee morning
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Creative Coffee Mornings

Celebrating Cape Town’s creatives with short lecture sessions and a cup of coffee

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Cape Town’s Very Own Home Brewing Scene

Jump into the world of DIY brew and experience a whole new side of the Mother City’s craft beer movement

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I Love My Laundry Sign
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I Love My Laundry

The dirt on Cape Town’s first and only destination laundromat

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Rock Girl Benches1
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On the bench

Rock Girl benches are taking our spaces back

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TED x Cape Town
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TEDxCapeTown - A powerful event

Ideas worth spreading, proudly South African

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Missibaba – bag lady

Thanks to a new shop on Bree Street, it's easier than ever before to bag this creative's luxury handcrafted leather accessories 

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Nomfusi
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An interview with South African superstar Nomfusi

Connecting two worlds through stories and sound

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Fringe Art
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The Fringe Arts finds a permanent home

Once an art and design pop-up-store is now permanently on Kloof Street

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

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The head-banging, guitar twanging rockin’ good times are back

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

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

They will rock you

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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

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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

Beluga Live Music Event 1Live Music Every Saturday at Beluga

Enjoy fresh and vibey live music every Saturday at Beluga

Groote Schuur Ratanga Junction FundraiserThis is Your Last Chance to Ride the ...

The home of the Cobra offers thrill seekers one last ride. Ratanga Junction will be permanently closing on 1 May 2018

K-Way Platteklip Charity ChallengeCableway Charity Challenge

How many times could you run up Table Mountain for a good cause?

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Gold-class vicar knives, Swedish-made hunter’s hatchets and one-of-a-kind handcrafted outdoor gear – recapture that child-like feeling of wonder and amazement with Just Like Papa’s selection of unique, must-have gifts for men and women

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Elite swimmers will brave what is known as the “Everest” of open water swimming to raise funds for charity this Freedom Day

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Haute couture meets kasi style at this showcase of local design in Cape Town’s coolest township

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A riveting tale of artistry, truth, identity and moral consciousness

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

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Here’s how to experience the best in Cape Town’s craft beer scene and get 15% off when you book for five people or more on Saturday Kiff Kombi Tours’ Craft Beer Safari

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Food that will make your palate and pocket happy

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Touchdown Saturdays’ DJ, drink specials and sunny courtyard are ideal for summer afternoons

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Take the road less travelled with this boutique touring company

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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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Every Saturday in the historic Heritage Square courtyard, Roast & Co. serves up terrific lunch deals on tapas with live entertainment to create a buzz

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

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The head-banging, guitar twanging rockin’ good times are back

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Celebrate our unique South African spirit with live music at one of Cape Town’s most vibrant markets every Saturday

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The new Young Saturdays programme at the Bay Harbour Market promises hours of creative fun for their youngest visitors

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

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What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens in Cape Town gets told to your mom, dad, tannie, ouma, second cousin and neighbour down the street

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Savour succulent, sticky ribs for just R150 per kilogram on Wed, Sat and Sun

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Trade Table Dancing and Bottle Service for a Birthday You’re Sure to Remember

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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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Indulge in the Contemporary Co-working Culture at Cartel House on Loop Street

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