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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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Date Ideas – From First Date To 50th Anniversary

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

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7 Events To Get Back Your Party Mood

From rebellious festivals to beast-like 4x4’s

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Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

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

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A Diverse Guide To Cape Town’s Braai Spots

Venues where you can swim, bring alcohol, windsurf and more

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Snug Life: Cosy Restaurants With Fireplaces

Baby, it’s cold outside… stay toasty with fireside drinking and dining

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Vegetarian and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants, Plus: Amazing Desserts Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Finally: from child-friendly veggie spots to places where you can proudly ask for the vegan menu. This is where to take all your friends

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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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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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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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Quirky, Sexy, Cool Last-minute Christmas Gifts

Festive gift and experience ideas  

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Unique Things To Do With Teenagers This Summer

From seal snorkeling to learning to code in the field of robotics – for your teens in Cape Town

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Nominate A Friend's New Business For R60k's Worth Of Activation

Over the past six years, CapeTownMagazine.com has activated over 300 new businesses. Now you, too, can also support entrepreneurs by nominating a friend’s new business for our #CapeTownMagNew project 

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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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Budget Car Rental Companies in Cape Town

A selection of reliable, cheap car hire agents in the Mother City

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

Because why leave it up to management

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The Best Time To Plan A Special Getaway With These Great Deals

Get more bang for your buck with low-season specials

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Places To Watch Soccer In Your Hood

From chilled pub vibes to intense stadium experiences

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Happy Hour Specials in Cape Town

Your guide to the when, where and what of after-work drink deals in the Mother City

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

Markets by the seaside, the suburbs and the township

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Wet Weekend Puts A Spring In Cape Town’s Step

Dams supplying the City of Cape Town are over 80% full

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13 Hip and Trending Party Places in Cape Town & Surrounds

Your go-to list whether you want to party hard or just chill

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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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It’s All About the (Very Big) Steaks at Dale’s Black Angus

The question is: can you finish the 1kg rump? (For the more moderate, there’s tapas, too)  

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A Slice Of Japan On 3 Floors (With Rooftop Bar)

The must-do experience is Kaiseki, considered the pinnacle of Japanese cuisine

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NEW: A Colourful, Lush And Extravagant Gastropub

Kong, the city’s hottest new bar and grill in De Waterkant

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WildSprout Wholefoods Serves Healthy Meals Everyone Will Enjoy

Healthy food that’s delicious and affordable  

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Cape Town’s First 100% Halaal Bootlegger Is In Sea Point

From banana bread to full-on breakfasts or hearty lunches

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15 Inner-City Discoveries You Need To Make

You don’t need to go far  – or spend much money or time – to experience these local gems in the city on a Saturday morning

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Who Doesn’t Love a Road Trip?

New in town or a true local, you’ll discover something you didn’t know about Cape Town on a Kiff Kombi tour

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Bachelorette Party Ideas in Cape Town

Get some suggestions to suit any bride-to-be and budget

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Top Bachelor Party Ideas in Cape Town

Stag parties for every budget, style and personality

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12 Fisheries and Fresh Fish Spots that Locals Love

From fresh fish to crayfish, prawns to fish and chips and mussels

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Easter-Ready Chef's Pickled Fish Recipe + A Surprising Veggie Alternative

Two recipes by chefs Heinrich Koen from House of H and Andre Hill from Upper Bloem, as well as the history, spices and what to serve with pickled fish. 

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Kids Birthday Party Spots That Make it Super Easy for Mom and Dad

Focus on the joy, not the stress. These kids birthday places take the effort out of organising the big day

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Get Tattooed and Be a Canvas of Your Experiences

Let these talented artists decorate your skin

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See How Much Wildlife You Can Spot While Swimming in These Rock Pools and Waterfalls

Hike or camp at these trails that lead to gorgeous rock pools and waterfalls

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Top Chinese Restaurants in Cape Town

A selection of premium eateries to chow down with chopsticks in the Mother City 

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These Winter Specials Will Make The Season Work Hard For You

Bonus: being social is easier on your pocket right now  

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Strip clubs in Cape Town showcase beautiful ladies in style

If you’re looking for some flirtatious fun, we have good news for you

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Top Healthy Eateries In Cape Town

Slimming down the choice of Cape Town's healthy eateries from vegan to vegetarian and from lactose intolerant to gluten-free

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Open For Swimming: 29 Public Pools In And Around Cape Town

This summer will be hot, but here is where you'll find safe water to splash in

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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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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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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

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

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How good does apricot-glazed gammon sound?

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

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

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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

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

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

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

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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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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

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Manga sushi served with Pongrácz bubbly

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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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