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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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It’s Braai Day!

Celebrate South African culture at a selection of Braai Day events this Heritage Day

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MAReSOL Restaurant at the V&A Waterfront

A celebration of proudly Portuguese food at the V&A Waterfront

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Top markets in the Atlantic Seaboard and False Bay

Foodies and creative souls enjoy seaside shopping

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The Voice 2017 Winner: Craig Lucas

An inside peek into the man behind the powerful voice that stole the hearts of South Africa

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10 Questions For: Lasse Presting of Cape Cola

If you could taste Cape Town, then the Mother City would probably taste like the new cool drink Cape Cola

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10 Questions For: Jimmy Nevis

This young alternative pop singer/songwriter and producer has won the hearts of many with his debut single ‘Elephant Shoes’ and now returns with his latest album offering, “The Masses”

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Journalist who Told the Untold Stories of District Six

The man who blew life back into the forgotten memories of District Six and those it left behind  

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New Mandela Bust To Be Unveiled. Plus 8 Other Must-See Mandela Landmarks

Explore the role Mandela played in forming our free South Africa

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The Best Hot Chocolate in Cape Town

Rainy days may come and go but our hunger for hot chocolate is everlasting 

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Mud Bath Spas and DIY Mud Masks in Cape Town

Mud baths, mud masks and Mud Day; it’s time to get dirty.

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Top things to do with mom in Cape Town

It's time to ignite your appreciative spark

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Second-hand Furniture Shopping in Cape Town

From vintage finds to modern basics

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Up and coming fashion blogger

Up and coming fashion blogger, wanting to make her mark in the future of fashion

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CapeTownMag Monday Montage

Check out this week’s ten must-see Instagram photographs.

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Butcheries in Cape Town

A selection of sizzling spots to buy boerewors, biltong and braai meat

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Top Picnic Spots in Cape Town

A selection of the best places to picnic in the Mother City and surrounds

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CTM Hero: Insaaf Gaidien

The girl who decided to spend her 21st birthday serving the young.

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Nelson Mandela Videos: Madiba’s greatest film moments

We’ve collected the 20 best Mandela moments caught on tape

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10 Questions For: Sibu Mpanza

Get to know the YouTube sensation, Sibu Mpanza, who is making leaps in his career after winning the Social Star presenter search competition in 2015.  

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Contra Gang
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10 Questions For: Contra Gang

This explosively talented collective consists of some of Cape Town’s hottest rappers and producers, namely Camo, Loyiso, Uni July, AK, J1, M’tunez-i and Simmysimmyanya. With their EP about to drop, this group is about to take the music industry by storm.  

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Instagram Top Ten: May

Check out last month’s top ten performing @capetownmag Insta pics.

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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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The Best Cupcakes in Cape Town

Close your eyes; open your mouth. We've selected the best (looking) party this side of heaven

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Insider’s Guide to taking a Minibus Taxi in Cape Town

Your complete guide to figuring out Cape Town’s informal minibus taxi network.

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Romantic Cape Town Winter Date Ideas for Every Love Language

Speak the lingo your lover knows best with these wintery date plans.

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How to Survive the Flu Apocalypse in Cape Town

If you’ve succumbed to the shakes and aches, here are ten ways to survive…

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The Health Benefits of Drinking Wine

A license for Cape Town to keep drinking wine

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Cape Town Slang Explained

Calling all bru’s, china’s, boets and visitors of Mzansi! It’s Africa Day and we’re unpacking our favourite South African slang phrases and words to celebrate our special part of Africa.

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10 Questions For: Loren 'StyleByLoren' Langenhoven

Meet Loren Langenhoven,  fashionista, stylist and author of the fashion blog, StyleByLoren. She plans on taking South Africa’s fashion world by storm.

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Treat Yourself To These Warm Winter Desserts

Fill your tummies with these yummies!

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10 Questions For: Twinzspin

Meet Jade and Shad Isaacs, also known as Twinzspin. This explosive Cape Town-born dynamic DJ duo have music in their blood and the skills to prove it! They’re good looking, super talented and extremely business minded. As co-founders of the Kue DJ Academy these 21-year-old DJ prodigies, are on the fast track to becoming masters of their craft.

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How To Survive Winter in Cape Town

The gloomy weather does not have to limit your activity. Get ideas on what you can do to get through this winter season.

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How To Keep Fit and Healthy In Winter

Get clued up on how you can stay fit and healthy during the rainy season.

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CTM Hero: Margo Fortune - Founder of the Margo Hilda Foundation

The story of the student who used her pocket money to change the lives of disadvantaged young girls.

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10 Questions For: Michael Williams

Get to know the author and the genius behind Tiger Bay the Musical making its world debut at the Artscape Opera House. It will run from the 20 - 27 May 2017. Make sure you get your tickets and embark on this musical journey of love, reconciliation and courage.

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Shipwreck swinger Chris Rogers speaks to CapeTownMag

Chris Rogers; adrenaline junkie, daredevil and adventurist extraordinaire

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Rhodes Memorial Restaurant in the Mother City

Stunning eatery and tea garden in Cape Town

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Top markets in Cape Town's northern suburbs

A selection of the best markets in the Mother City's northern suburbs

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The Labia Theatre

Travel back to the golden age of cinema

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10 Questions For: Boskasie

Eclectic soul singer and songwriter Nicole Davy, better known as Boskasie, is inspired by the nostalgic sounds of Cape Jazz, ever-present throughout her childhood. She hopes to make the world a better place with her sentimental melodies and earnest lyrics.

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10 Questions For: Ashleigh van der Hoven

Actress and model Ashleigh van der Hoven gives us a little peak into who she is and how she has and still is mastering her craft

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Atlantic Point Backpackers in Green Point

Enjoy seaside city sophistication on a shoe-string at this happening high-end Cape Town hostel

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Cost-effective Ways to Keep Warm in Winter

Making cents of staying cosy during Cape Town’s cold season

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Spend a Day at: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Spend the day exploring one of Cape Town’s most special attractions; a tropical jungle on the slope of a stunning mountain

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10 Questions For: Zaid Osman

Get to know the guy who can hook you up with the freshest pair of kicks, Zaid Osman. The notable sneaker collector and founder of Sneaker Exchange, one of Africa’s largest sneaker trading events, applied his knowledge of the US (where he spent his formative years growing up) sneaker culture to promote a movement that is sometimes misunderstood by many.

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CTM HERO: Duwayne Joseph Damon

The boy who stole the hearts of a community with a single jump.

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Music Videos Filmed in Cape Town

Have a look at these world-famous videos featuring our spectacular city.

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10 Awe-Inspiring Videos of Cape Town

A selection of stunning drone footage and spectacular time-lapse creations showing the Mother City in all her glory

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Best GoPro Videos Shot Around Cape Town

Check out 10 epic action and extreme sports GoPro videos filmed in the Mother City

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The ISS will be crossing our morning skies throughout July

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It’s the second formalised spring water collection point built by the City

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From basics to brilliance, master the art of Italian and Indian-inspired cooking

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Three mountains, three routes and three races to win in the Virtual Vertical KM Series

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Learn about the history, the flavours and what pairs best every Wednesday

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Quicker services and courtesy cars for essential workers

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Comedian Kolping Mbumba tries out his latest material every Wednesday

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Find out everything from the simplest guppy to the most complex oceanic mammals

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robin_hoodLunch is sorted at Robin Hood Burger ...

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National Arts Festival 5Binge watch the virtual National Arts ...

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Enjoy their 2.8kg pure beef patty and backyard braai vibes

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Support Jordan Wine Estate’s 12th annual clothing drive and get a free coffee

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Whip up a 5-course gourmet meal along with the Grub & Vine chef

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Cape Town gets a quirky makeover from an illustrator this July

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It’s the second formalised spring water collection point built by the City

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Invite Karen Dudley, Franck Dangereux, and Reuben Riffel into your kitchen in these ...

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