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A Warm Welcome to the Thrill-seekers Playground

Adventure day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

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The Big Christmas Gift Guide: Quirky, Sexy, Cool Gift Ideas + Special Reader Offers

This is our curated list of festive gift and experience ideas for every special person in your life  

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House of H: The Graffiti-Laden Urban Hangout With a Rooftop and Secret Maze

The inner-city gem where locals eat and keep coming back

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Top places to watch comedy in Cape Town

The Mother City’s finest stand-up comedy clubs and venues

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Get Your Caffeine Fix At These Incredible Coffee Shops

We've discovered some of the best roasteries and cafés in the Mother City for that perfect cup of java

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Gin Distilleries in and around Cape Town

Our guide to the best creators of gin in Cape Town, and where to find them!  

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Basic or Boutique, Cape Quarter is Designed to Turn Every Stop Into an Experience

Whether it’s grocery shopping, hitting the gym or lusting over those designer European jeans, Cape Quarter has something for everyone

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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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Get Your Sushi Fix at One Of These Budget-Friendly Restaurants

Where to find sushi specials in the Mother City 

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Spend a Day in: Bloubergstrand

Discover one of Cape Town’s treasure troves

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All The Movie Magic at The Galileo Open Air Cinema

Snuggle up to a loved one as you watch love stories unfold like in Notting Hill, or have a giggle at classic comedies like Mrs Doubtfire – all while under a starry Capetonian sky

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Now Open: The New Public Skate Park at V&A's Battery Park

World-renowned skatepark designers, epic V&A views from Battery Park and the first images of Cape Town’s newest skate destination

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BREAKING: Aquarium Now Free on Your Birthday

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

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Breakfast Spots In Cape Town

Rise and shine with Cape Town’s hearty breakfast pit-stops

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Top Wi-Fi Hotspots In Cape Town

A selection of Cape Town restaurants and cafés offering free wireless Internet

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SA's 90 Best Wines: 15% off Platter's 2019 Guide

Plus: Win an exclusive tasting experience with the Platter's publisher and us as you discover SA's 2019 five star wines for all varietals

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High-Tech and Flexible Shared Office Space with Rooftop Bar

WATCH: R14 Americanos, in-house beauty bar, yoga on the rooftop and unbelievable function space at Shared Office Space on Heerengracht Street

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Top Beauty Salons and Day Spas in Cape Town

Our pick of top health spas and houses of beauty in the Mother City

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3 Exciting Things to Discover This Monday

Kick-start your Monday with our collection of events and specials for couples, singles and the whole family

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Coming Soon: New Workshop17 Space on Kloof Street

Soon, you'll be able to innovate and experiment in a collaborative workspace for entrepreneurs and businesses in bustling Kloof Street

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Cape Town's Exquisite Surprises and Luxurious Experiences

A monthly growing sneak peek into the lavish things to do and luxury lifestyle of the Mother City’s elite visitors

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NOW OPEN: Luke Dale-Roberts' New Restaurant Salsify At The Roundhouse

Two of the Cape’s fine dining gurus have launched a new eatery at The Roundhouse Restaurant

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Ideas For Things To Do For Valentine's Day in Cape Town

From a tinder party in Long Street to a spoken word gathering in a bookstore, we’ve rounded up the unique things to do this Valentine’s Day

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Top Places to Party in Cape Town

You may have all night to party, but you don't have all night to decide where to party

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Spend a Day at: Spice Route in Paarl

A wine-land playground that’ll satisfy your every desire!

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Places To Watch Soccer In Your Hood

From chilled pub vibes to intense stadium experiences

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Real Costumes: Hollywood-Calibre for Your Next Themed Party

Emmy and SAFTA nominated: Roaring 20s to vintage Hollywood, biblical to post-apocalyptic flicks and TV series looks for your next themed party

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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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Driver’s Licence Renewal in Cape Town

A step-by-step guide to renewing or replacing your South African driving permit

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Unique Halloween: Something For Everyone To Experience

From date ideas and cool parties to safe trick or treating and kid-friendly Halloween

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Exciting and Unexpected Markets to Explore in the City

A selection of the best markets in Cape Town and surrounds.

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Parkour, a Treasure Hunt and Bootcamp These School Holidays

Holiday programmes, boot camps and the Zip Zap Circus for June-July holidays

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Fancy Dress Costume Hire in Cape Town

Making your way to a dress-up party, Halloween hoedown or masquerade ball? Browse our list of costume hire companies to find the perfect party look!

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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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An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

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

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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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Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

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Attractions at the V&A Waterfront

A selection of cultural and historical sights at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town

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Restaurants offering food and wine pairings in Cape Town

Go on, spoil yourself to a tasting menu paired with top Cape wine

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BREAKING: New Cape to St Helena Yacht Race Starts December

Excited sailors to celebrate New Year's out on the South Atlantic as the new Cape to St Helena yacht race kicks off 26 December

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10 Questions: Theodore Yach

Two years ago we featured Theodore Yach – who died October 17 2018 – in 10 Questions

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Best Picnic Spots in the Cape Winelands and Surrounds

Sit back, relax and enjoy an outdoor lunch at one of these beautiful wine farms

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From Sirloin To T-Bone, Here's Where To Find The Finest Steaks

A selection of Mother City steakhouses serving up sizzling sirloin, fiery fillet and medium-rare rump

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Discover Disco Fridays and House Saturdays at New Club Wonderland

Now open: New club Wonderland on Buitenkant Street

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Spend a day in: Paarl

Discover the pearl of the Winelands

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10 top restaurants selling art

Visit some of Cape Town’s best restaurants for a visual feast

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Healthy Lunches That Won’t Break the Bank

Forgot to bring lunch to work or school? Avoid the junky fast food joints and feed your body’s needs while being kind to your wallet

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Budget restaurants in Cape Town

Our pick of the Mother City’s finest cheap eateries for the prudent and penny-wise

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Trendiest Places in Cape Town

Restaurants and bars trendier than a hash tag Last Update: 8 June 2017

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Find hidden gems and unique antiques at this vintage market

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Watch the choir that wowed America’s Got Talent Live at Grand West

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A container cafe in a business park with well-priced lunch menu

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11 stories inspired by hip hop and children’s imagination

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Learn where good food comes from, how to read labels, what to avoid and get ...

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And see what’s new at the Stellenbosch estate

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Bass … Brazilian bass … Plus a touch of techno and afro-house too

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The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

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Inspired by 'The Greatest Showman', this local circus tells the story of how the ...

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Learn how to handle yourself on camera

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

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Yoga, meditation and rosé on tap at this Women’s Day brunch in Milnerton

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

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Stay in a luxury guesthouse and learn about more than 1200 flower species

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With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

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Beat the Sunday blues with wine, tapas and live music

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Don’t feel like cooking? Relax in the elegant AC Kitchen and let their chefs prepare a ...

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Experience Cape Town’s funniest comedians (for less on Sundays) at the Waterfront’s ...

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Round off the weekend by dancing the day away at La Parada Constantia Nek’s Sunday ...

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

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Sea Point’s premier all-day cafe offers a breakfast worth waking up early for, and a ...

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End the weekend on a high note with fun rides, educational play and something for ...

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

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Learn how to handle yourself on camera

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From R18 coffee to half-price burgers

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Stay in a luxury guesthouse and learn about more than 1200 flower species

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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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Bring up to 150 people: Just pay for your food and drinks – the venue (and everything ...

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Half-price burger special at Moyo Eden on The Bay – psst … it comes with this awesome ...

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HQ’s #2FOR1Monday: Live acoustic music and two Salad, Steak and Chips set menus for the ...

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Hop aboard a fun-filled minibus and explore the hidden gems of the Western Cape

OX boat rides 110% Off: See The Marine Big 5 on an ...

Whales, dolphins, penguins, cape fur seals and mola mola (sunfish), an awesome boat trip ...

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