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Interviews

Quentin Chong: winemaker

'On this journey called life, you never stop learning,' says Quentin 'Dragon' Chong

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Interviews

When photography convinces politicians to pump $37.5M. into public health care

Capetonian documentary photographer, Damien Schumann talks about his work

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Interviews

Talking brandy, girls, cars and dangerous braais with Jack Parow

'F*k Jack Sparrow, the pirate of the Caribbean! I'm Jack Parow, the pirate of the caravan park'

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Interviews

The story of Sugar Cakes

Spending the morning with Linda Knop changed my life

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Interviews

Who is Byron Eksteen?

Some call him dark, others call him an abstract realist

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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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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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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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Cape Confidential

A Chronological History of Apartheid

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

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What's the deal with...?

...Sangomas?

South African traditional healers under the moral microscope

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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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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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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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Interviews

A Day Out with Chef Sam

Passion. Flavour. Love

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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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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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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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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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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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Interviews

Women and Whisky. Why Not?

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Interviews

Scaffolding and canvassing

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

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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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Interviews

My 68th Minute with Morgan Freeman

A visit to Khayelitsha with Morgan Freeman on Nelson Mandela Day 

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Cape Confidential

Inside the Cape Town Carnival

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

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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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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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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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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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What's the deal with...?

...Ubuntu?

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

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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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Cape Confidential

Vesparados – Cape Town’s Scooter Gang

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

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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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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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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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Cape Confidential

What do our World Cup Guests Think of Cape Town?

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

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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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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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See a uniquely presented story of the iconic Umkhonto weSizwe youths at UCT

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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Sample the best that Cape Town’s booming craft beer industry has to offer (and let ...

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Music, giveaways and skate sessions at this event hosted by The Shred on Go Skateboarding ...

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Take your kids to a show that proves magic is real and taught in Cape Town!

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See a uniquely presented story of the iconic Umkhonto weSizwe youths at UCT

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View for free: A new collection of hand-forged metal furniture and sculpture rippling ...

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Tuck in while you soak in the atmosphere of the city centre

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A hidden gem on Orphan street: Small and intimate bistro-style eatery with extra-special ...

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End off the working week with a braai under the umbrellas in Green Point – food's ready ...

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Every Friday night the Jack Black stage is lit up with local talent

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What an awesome vibe: Top Franschhoek chefs’ lunch favourite is now open till late (one ...

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Experience the best wines the Western Cape has to offer, all while having fun with Wine ...

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Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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Chill jazzy beats while you enjoy dinner, then the dance floor opens at 9pm till late

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Forget the traffic: watch the sun set to cool SA house vibes with after-work sundowners ...

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