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Goldfish
Interviews

Interview with Goldfish: one of South Africa’s best exports

Goldfish speaks to us about the musicians that inspire them

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Tara van Moorsel
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Sicherheit in Kapstadt  

Du willst gern ins wunderschöne Kapstadt reisen, aber weißt nicht, wie du mit den negativen Schlagzeilen umgehen sollst? Wir geben euch ehrliche Einblicke von 5 Personen und versuchen euch die Angst zu nehmen, um ein unvergessliches Kapstadt- Erlebnis zu haben. 

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Chris Rodgers
Interviews

Shipwreck swinger Chris Rogers speaks to CapeTownMag

Chris Rogers; adrenaline junkie, daredevil and adventurist extraordinaire

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Silvermine
Interviews

5 Cape Town Questions for Our Team

As CT insiders, we decided to share our favourite summer activities, plans and hot spots with you!

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Dayana, Tresor + Benisha 2
Interviews

Travelling Through Africa: An Inspiring Journey

Dayana Dreke and Tresor Ilunga Mukuna, along with their daughter Benisha, will embark on an empowering year-long adventure through the world’s second largest continent to promote the African philosophy of Ubuntu

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VACorps Intern in Cape Town Hillary Johns
Interviews

Interview: on Occupational Therapy Internships in Cape Town

American graduate Hillary Johns looks back on her internship, her travels and…why she loved the chicken in the Mother City

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Aaron Marshall Over CEO
Interviews

Over App Founder: My Move to Cape Town and Why I Love the City

Tech whizz Aaron Marshall shares his thoughts on the place that inspired his viral photo-editing app  

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VACorps Law Intern in South Africa Sophie Clarke
Interviews

Interview: On Summer Law Internships in Cape Town

Australian undergraduate Sophie Clarke looks back on her international intern abroad programme in South Africa

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VACorps Film Intern in Cape Town Rob Weidner
Interviews

Interview: On Summer Film Internships in Cape Town

American college graduate Rob Weidner reflects on his intern abroad programme in the Mother City movie biz

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Jeremy Loops - a south African musician
Interviews

Interview with one-man modern folk band Jeremy Loops

On his guitar, loop pedal and passion for music

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Hot Water playing in concert
Interviews

Interview with Hot Water’s lead singer Donovan Copley

On everything from the meaning of life to the band’s eclectic music

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Women's day
Interviews

Galia Gluckman settles in the Mother City

Artist uses recyclable materials

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Kluk GCDT 3
Interviews

Kluk CGDT, inspired by Givenchy

South African fashion design duo Kluk CGDT returns to their home catwalk in Cape Town

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An interview with Floyd Lavine
Interviews

Talking techno with DJ and producer Floyd Lavine

Breaking down the South African electronic music scene

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2 white sharks
Interviews

Safe surfing and shark attacks in Cape Town

How to be shark-savvy in Cape Town

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Sascha actor in Cabaret at Theatre on the Bay
Interviews

Interview with Sascha Halbhuber, Cabaret's EmCee

The German musical star has been enchanting Mother City audiences as the EmCee in KickstArt's production of Cabaret. We took a closer look!

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Sterling EQ
Interviews

Interview with Sterling EQ

Electrifying instrumental pop

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missibaba5
Interviews

Missibaba – bag lady

Thanks to a new shop on Bree Street, it's easier than ever before to bag this creative's luxury handcrafted leather accessories 

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Nomfusi
Interviews

An interview with South African superstar Nomfusi

Connecting two worlds through stories and sound

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Cape Town Fashion Week
Interviews

Suzaan Heyns on Cape Town Fashion Week

The woman behind the dress nominated for 2012 Design Indaba’s “Most Beautiful Object in South Africa” shines a light on the catwalk

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46664 fashion line
Interviews

Nelson Mandela’s 46664 fashion line goes global

Madiba-inspired fashion label to hit international markets on Nelson Mandela Day

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Die Heuwels Fantasties
Interviews

An interview with the South African band Die Heuwels Fantasties

On the Afrikaans music scene, Cape Town and more

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An interview with Sylvestre Kabassidi
Interviews

An interview with Sylvestre “samba” Kabassidi: the singing storyteller

From his musical journal to his connection with Cape Town and Zula Bar

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An interview with Moreira Chonguica, a musician in Cape Town
Interviews

'I’m a citizen of the world', says Moreira Chonguica

Cape Town Magazine sat down with the multi-award winning jazz saxophonist to talk about music, inspiration and, of course, Cape Town

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Tobie Groeneweld 1
Interviews

Fixies – a hipster‘s best friend or a dangerous trend?

An interview with Tobie Groenewald, who made the first fixed-gear bicycles in South Africa

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Mokena Makeka
Interviews

Mokena Makeka talks design

We don't just make things pretty. We make things work better. That is design.

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The President 2
Interviews

What The President thinks about African design and Cape Town

An interview with Peet Pienaar and Hannerie Visser

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Timmy Henry
Interviews

Timmy Henny captures Cape Town as legoland

Capetonian filmmaker shows what Cape Town looks like from above in 'Mini Cape'

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BPG Sunday Times
Interviews

Madly in love with Cape Town

What’s your hood? Give it a name. – An interview with Bruce Good

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Heston Blumenthal
Interviews

Down the rabbit hole

Heston Blumenthal chats to Malu Lambert about the importance of all the senses

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Two Oceans Marathon4
Interviews

The Russian Twins

These two sisters have dominated the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon, since 2004

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liquideep1
Interviews

Liquideep tell us a Fairytale

“Love is universal, love is positive and our stories stem from it,” says lead singer, Ziyon.

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pestoprincess2
Interviews

The Pesto Princess fairytale

Some call it pesto, I call it magic green happy-making stuff

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Buy 1 get 1 free
Interviews

Happy, happy, happy

Hanjin chats about cheetahs, his personal style and rhythmic Capetonian jazz

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odidiva1
Interviews

Don't be a drag, just be a queen!

The queen of the pink village defines drag dressing

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dragonpowerwine2
Interviews

Quentin Chong: winemaker

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

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damien4
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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hiphopkop3
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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sugarcakes1
Interviews

The story of Sugar Cakes

Spending the morning with Linda Knop changed my life

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byronartboy4
Interviews

Who is Byron Eksteen?

Some call him dark, others call him an abstract realist

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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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office2
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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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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Get the staff bonding with this exhilarating live group escape game in Cape Town

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What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens in Cape Town gets told to your mom, dad, tannie, ouma, second cousin and neighbour down the street

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Enjoy an old-Cape high tea at La Motte wine estate

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False Bay’s finest family fun zone is offering a complimentary game of mini golf with birthday party bookings

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Give this fun-filled drinking game a go every Thursday night in Observatory

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Enjoy the outdoors with this Aquila Game Reserve special offer

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The home of the Cobra offers thrill seekers one last ride. Ratanga Junction will be permanently closing on 1 May 2018

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Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, tactical and survival gifts for men and women – and it’s open till 7pm. Head for Just Like Papa on Harrington Street

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The much-loved festival is back in Cape Town and you’re invited to celebrate Kaapse culture and heritage through a series of colourful concerts, comedy shows and more

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Head down to Beerhouse on Long Street to celebrate one of South Africa’s favourite public holidays – Freedom Day

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