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byronartboy4
Interviews

Who is Byron Eksteen?

Some call him dark, others call him an abstract realist

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granddaddy1
Best of CT

10 top spots to get sexy in Cape Town

The sexy, romantic and delightfully naughty city you thought we'd never dare expose

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hiphopkop1
Interviews

Talking Hip Hop Kop with Deon Maas

'Afrikaans hip hop artists really have a way with the words they use to describe their experiences'

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lobbybooks1
Cape Confidential

Lobbying to be More Than Just a Book Shop

Ordinary people listening and participating

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Interviews

How to Make the Most of Your Workplace

'Investing in individual growth improves the mindset, behaviour and motivations of your staff' says Cape Town-based work psychologist Justine Jackson-Fraser

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apartheidpolice1
Cape Confidential

A Chronological History of Apartheid

Beyond this hill lies another and another. The journey is never complete.

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sangoma2
What's the deal with...?

...Sangomas?

South African traditional healers under the moral microscope

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sanell7
Interviews

'I don’t limit myself,' says Sanell Aggenbach

Sanell Aggenbach is a painter who used to teach print making and likes to play with sculptures

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stefbos2
Interviews

When Cape Town captured the heart of Stef Bos

Stef Bos tells us about his relationship with Mother City and the Afrikaans language

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ram1
Interviews

"If there is open water we will find it," says Ram Barkai

Catching up with a Guinness World Record Open Water Swimmer

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chefsam4
Interviews

A Day Out with Chef Sam

Passion. Flavour. Love

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muaythai2
Interviews

Training Tips from our Chat with a World-class Fighter

Muaythai is more of a beautiful spectacle than a brawl, says contender Guy Lazarus

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tuneraider3
Interviews

DJ Tune Raider: My Cape Town

Top female psychedelic trance DJ Tune Raider shares her favourite things about Cape Town

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mikelove1
Interviews

Surfin’ SA with Mike Love and the Beach Boys

The Beach Boys are all set to perform in Cape Town, says current lead singer Mike Love

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Palaceofthewinds2
Interviews

Ajsa Samia: My Cape Town

International Folk, Gypsy and Belly Dancer Ajsa Samia talks about her life in Cape Town

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gerry4
Interviews

Do you Know What You're Actually Drinking?

Highland Park's Gerry Tosh shares the 'rather quaint'  intricacies of Scotch whisky with Cape Town

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glenmorangie1
Interviews

Women and Whisky. Why Not?

Glenmorangie's Karen Fullerton talks about her dream job in the whisky industry

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CMH2
Interviews

Challenging Misconceptions of Mental Health in Cape Town

Overcoming the stigma is more daunting than coping with the illness itself, says Rene Minnies of Cape Mental Health

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duranduran2
Interviews

His Name is Roger and He Dances on the Sand

Talking Duran Duran and 80's Glam with drummer Roger Taylor

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gunrun6
Cape Confidential

A Great Reason to Run in Cape Town

Tackling the Gun Run Half Marathon in Cape Town is a runners high

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Zip Zap6
Interviews

Kahn Morbee at the Zip Zap Circus Charity Event

How on earth did the Parlotones go from their parent's garage to intergalactic rock success?

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Jeff Dunham 2
Interviews

Five Minutes of Friendship

Jeff Dunham's already spilling the beans about his plans to smuggle a certain terrorist over the South African border

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Bashew's Soft Drink
Cape Confidential

Taste a lifetime of good Memories

Bashews celebrates their 40th anniversary

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dutchman4
Interviews

Peekaboo! The Flying Dutchman is drawing you

When it comes to quality art and illustration, The Flying Dutchman draws a line. And another. And then leaps over them.

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reasons we love cape town
Best of CT

Top Reasons To Love The Weather In Cape Town

Not sure why you love Cape Town? Here's a few reasons why we do.

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Sweetheart 4
Interviews

What is it, sweetheart?

Philosophical ponderings in the shadow of District 9 won't do; African  film must needs redesign the  future and the feature if it to have a hold on the present.  Be Phat Motel has volunteered, and will not go gently into that dark night...

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Model Sarah
Interviews

(Super)model Sarah Chuot commands attention

It was impossible to miss supermodel in the making, Sarah Chuot, at Cape Town Fashion Week 2010

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Creative Week 5
Features

Think art is for the birds? Think Creative Week

New: co-design Cape Town by fluffing your feathers before the Loeries in a week-long showcase of local creativity.

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Faith 47
Interviews

Scaffolding and canvassing

Street and studio artist, Faith47, is not just another brick in the wall

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visavie1
Interviews

Face to face with Visa/Vie

Anna is French. She 's been caught working illegally in Cape Town and has only 48 hours to find a husband or leave the country.

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freeman7
Interviews

My 68th Minute with Morgan Freeman

A visit to Khayelitsha with Morgan Freeman on Nelson Mandela Day 

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Book Launch
Cape Confidential

Inside the Cape Town Carnival

It’s all about ghoema, the beating heart of Carnival

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dalla cia
Interviews

Giorgio Dalla Cia: My Cape Town

Winemaker Giorgio Dalla Cia shares his love for Cape Town, the good life and antiques

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Interviews

Freshlyground talks about Shakira, soccer and success

Some insight into the World Cup anthem ‘Waka Waka’, an international tour and Radio Africa

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Mix n Blend 3
Interviews

Mix N Blend - creative DJs are mixing it up down south

Mix N Blend’s banging DJ beats and eclectic music samples put the party into good, clean fun.

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Merseystate 4
Interviews

Can you say, say, say Merseystate?

Somewhere between the Mother City and the Mersey river lies a melodic pop/rock act determined to DIY

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Trevor Jones 3
Interviews

Trevor Jones and the first fully local soundtrack

Big name producer/composer Trevor Jones lends his ear (and his status) to the Cape Town music industry as he conceives, records and mixes the first fully local symphonic film soundtrack in the Mother City. 

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Nelson Mandela Release
What's the deal with...?

...Ubuntu?

The word "Ubuntu’’ gets thrown around a lot, but what does it actually mean?

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Chilli Poppers 2
Best of CT

10 top chilli poppers in Cape Town

Jalapeno’s stuffed with cheese, wrapped in pastry and then deep fried - makes for a taste explosion

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vesperados5
Cape Confidential

Vesparados – Cape Town’s Scooter Gang

"We are the coolest" and not the "old men with beards"

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Lisa World Cup
Cape Confidential

Living and Loving the World Cup Louder in Cape Town

So far, I’ve been having an Ayoba! time and I’m itching to tell you about it

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Boulder Beach
Best of CT

10 top things to do in Cape Town

A selection of the best things to do in Cape Town and the surrounds

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Afrika Voetbal 3
Cape Confidential

History of Soccer In South Africa

We’ve loved the beautiful game of football forever, so how come not everyone knows that?

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Soccer Street Survey 1
Cape Confidential

What do our World Cup Guests Think of Cape Town?

'Oh, I think I went to Table Mountain…'

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Chiekh lo 1
Interviews

Cheikh Lo and Simphiwe Dana in a quick interview

Two of African music's most finely chiselled faces talk about the universal language of music

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Aaron Mokoena 1
Interviews

Bafana Bafana captain enters the record books

Interview with the record breaking Bafana Bafana captain ahead of the 2010 World Cup 

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Cape Town Airport
Cape Confidential

Becoming a Capetonian

How I relocated from snowy England to sunny Cape Town

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100 Days
What's the deal with...?

...Diski Dancing?

Wondering about the World Cup Waltz? We investigate the 2010 soccer dance

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Dean Fuel
Interviews

DJ Dean FUEL: My Cape Town

The DJ at the heart of South African nightlife talks about sex, tequila and parties in Cape Town

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Cape Confidential

Train travel in Cape Town

Moving to the suburbs doesn’t have to be a move away from reality, not if you decide to commute by train

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