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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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Chris Rodgers
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Galia Gluckman settles in the Mother City

Artist uses recyclable materials

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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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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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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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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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It’s the second installment of Our Minds Festival

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Plus you can get Mezcal, tacos, burritos and other famous Mexican products

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A sinfully good show to mark All Saints’ Day

GothThe Carnevol Has Come To Town

Dress horror-ifically and stand a chance to win big at Evol

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The ideal base for your business travels

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Catch this stellar performance about forbidden love

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An exhibition full of flowers in vases created by Cape Town’s top ceramicists

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And it’s free at the A4 Arts Foundation

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Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s cheese ...

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An expansive gallery and pristine outdoor landscape showcase a free exhibition by a young ...

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The Milnerton family eatery also serves tapas

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

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A fluffy soufflé pancake (or two) at Torii at Tjing Tjing House

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

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Improve your fitness, strength and overall functionality with the Functional Performance ...

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Royaltea at the V&A Food Market is offering a second one of their special teas at half ...

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From a free glass to a free bottle of estate wine, get something extra with your lunch or ...

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A reason to eat out: Get a free pizza on Tuesdays and a free burger on Thursdays at this ...

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Just Whatsapp or email your request, from basics to travel medications and emergency ...

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

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Get two sushi plates, pay for one, plus women also get 50% off on all cocktails on ...

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Sip the renowned wines and taste delicious gourmet food from Haskell Vineyards

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

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Planning a date, anniversary or even a proposal? Check out this Parisian-inspired ...

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Grub & Vine’s #VineNight hosts a different wine farm

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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Catch this stellar performance about forbidden love

VaseWhat Could Be Prettier Than A Room Full ...

An exhibition full of flowers in vases created by Cape Town’s top ceramicists

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... and while you eat, chill out to reggae by locals The Rivertones

a4_arts_foundationZanele Muholi Wants You To See The ...

And it’s free at the A4 Arts Foundation

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s cheese ...

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Make your October Wednesdays about food trucks, kids activities, desserts and gin at ...

sotano_lambTwo Lamb Burgers For the Price Of One

R110 gets you two fully stacked meals at both Sotanos

rodan_kane_hartRodan Kane Hart: Making the Most of ...

An expansive gallery and pristine outdoor landscape showcase a free exhibition by a young ...

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition To Open At The ...

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

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

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

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

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Sample some fine wines and meet the makers behind your favourite tipple

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Hiking, biking, canopy tours and luxury glamping just 50 minutes outside of Cape Town

zingara_bombay5 Happy Hours, Every Day of The Week

And Cafe Paradiso has a weekend seafood platter special for two

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A family game drive with a difference at Vredenheim

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The chance to see ocean and bird life at sunrise and get to work on time

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Gourmet burgers and steak, as well as cocktails, are now on the menu at this all-day cafe ...

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A bakery and bistro experience at one of the most beautiful winelands wedding venues, now ...

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Fill up your plate and tuck into a tasty lunch spread every Wednesday and Thursday: From ...

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Throw a party unlike any other at the Mother City’s underwater wonderland

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Share the experience at Cape Town Comedy Club in the Waterfront’s Pumphouse every ...

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

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Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

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Great films, fabulous scenery, delicious food and cosy seats – look forward to a night ...

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Haskell Vineyards offers patrons a delicious meal and glass of wine at a discounted price

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Book via Whatsapp: Workday-perfect nail treatments with free rinse and discounts on all ...

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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Wednesdays only: Gorgeous vintage cocktail dresses to realistic historical costumes for ...

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Warm at the fireplace inside or sip Corona on the Sunset Deck in shorts and slops (while ...

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Loved by locals, House of H now does delicious new lunch specials – from boerie rolls ...

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Made fresh right in front of you, with your choice of sauces and toppings – this is one ...

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Your midweek escape just got a whole lot better with the 2-for-1 Wednesday whisky special ...

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Grub & Vine’s #VineNight hosts a different wine farm

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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