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Arts & Culture

New Restaurants And Experiences to Discover and Share

Exciting new restaurants, coffee shops, bars, clubs, markets, venues and hot spots to discover and explore. PLUS: Watch these unique local concept tours

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Arts & Culture

Psst. Our Alternative Bucket List of Hidden Gems

It’s the smallest most unique hidden places that make a city. That make your day. Our team is sharing theirs.

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Lifestyle

Cheap And Cheerful: Awesome Budget Getaways Near Cape Town

Tick them off your list and explore the Western Cape with our pick of budget getaways and affordable escapes that cost less than R550pp per night

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Lifestyle

Win An Amazing Immersive Ocean Aquarium Experience For Two

Swim with the fish and tickle the turtles at the Two Oceans Aquarium Ocean Exhibit

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Fashion

Get Tattooed and Be a Canvas of Your Experiences

Let these talented artists decorate your skin

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Lifestyle

Date Ideas – From First Date To 50th Anniversary

Something for everyone: Food, adventure, relaxed activities, and adrenaline-pumping experiences

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Arts & Culture

Unique Art Galleries in Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Franschoek and the Cape Peninsula

A look at excellent, small, new or top contemporary and classic exhibition spaces

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Sport

New Experiences: 18 Day Tours For Exploring The Cape

We spoke to tour operators: Free tours, private tours, couples, family tours to holiday trips

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Lifestyle

Now Open: New Spot VIXI On Strand Street

Strand Street soon to be the new Bree: Mouthwatering steaks and bespoke cocktails now at VIXI Social House

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Weddings

11 New Experiences: From Cape Town to Sedgefield With The Benguela Cove

From wine tastings on a lagoon to pirate-themed adventure mini-golf, there’s so much to discover at Benguela Cove, Nom Nom and Lakeside Lodge & Spa

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Arts & Culture

Special, Unique and Unexpected Function Venues in Cape Town

A special selection of spaces in the Mother City perfect for hosting private parties, social soirées and corporate events

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Lifestyle

What Tourists Taught Us: Moyo at Eden on The Bay is Perhaps the Most Capetonian Beach Restaurant

Just 30 mins from town, a view to die for, awesome vibe and food worth talking about, eaten on a surfboard with your feet in the water  

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Sport

Bring The Kids: City's New Battery Park is Now Officially Complete

7 things to do and discover with the family at the newest addition to the V&A Waterfront’s Canal District

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Sport

Open-to-the-Public: Cool Off In These Swimming Pools and Water Parks

Your guide to some of the best places to sun and swim without sand in and around Cape Town + a place for serious swimmers too

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Weddings

Special and Hidden Rooftop Bars In the City: Killer Views, Sleek Looks and Winning Vibes

Views to-die-for and delicious drinks are a given. These rooftop bars have a little something extra to offer.

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Music

Find Precious Gems At The Other Records In Obs

Peruse a treasure trove of imported brand-new and used LPs, EPs and singles, each with a handwritten review. Find toy collectables, T-shirts, tote bags, books and zines, plus, you might even bump into a DJ or two

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Annual Events

Update: Restaurant and Experience Specials Still Available

Unbelievably cool midweek Winelands dinners, breakfast that magically disappears off your bill and more winter deals you don’t want to miss  

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Roast and Co
Lifestyle

Office Party Ideas Employees Will Attend and the Boss Will be Proud To Sign off

Don’t leave it up to management, when we’ve got over 20 office party venue ideas and experiences to choose from

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Arts & Culture

SA’s Acclaimed Guitarist, Prawns with Horses and Free Museum Visits After Dark

Also swing your bat like a girl and trade pads for a photoshoot.

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Arts & Culture

Cape Town By Night: Cool Things To Do After Dark

A roundup of awesome and quirky after-dark activities in Cape Town

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Music

Must See: The Most Versatile Weddings and Functions in Franschhoek

Every type of function you can imagine, 10 different winelands wedding spaces in one and refined farm-to-table bistro restaurant, bakery and deli to discover

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Sport

NEW: Inside Cape Town's First Adventure Lodge

From sandboarding and paintball to showing you the best kitesurfing spots, Zeestock Adventure Lodge knows how to keep the adrenaline flowing  

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njalo
Lifestyle

New: Karoo Eco Family Farm Accommodation and Experiences

Brand-new Njalo-Njalo offers idyllic family farm accommodation just 2 hours outside of Cape Town

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Lifestyle

This Foreshore Hotel Puts You Right in the Heart of Cape Town

Famous harbour views and the canal cruise that goes through the property – an ideal location for business and leisure

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Lifestyle

Enjoy First-Class Harbour Views At This Boutique 4-Star Hotel in Simon's Town

Wind down against the backdrop of breathtaking sea views at aha Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel

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18 Gangster Museum
Arts & Culture

18 Gangster Museum in Khayelitsha

Discover the first of its kind in Cape Town

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Africamps
Lifestyle

A New Way to Experience the Cape: AfriCamps Luxury Camping

The outdoor living experts who introduced "glamping" to South Africa are expanding to more must-visit areas of the Western Cape

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Lifestyle

All 8 Luxury AfriCamps Spots You Need to Check Out With the Family

WATCH: 3 Brand-new campsites and all the boutique luxuries these super shareable boutique glamping experiences have to offer, PLUS: booking open for the new camp in the Cape Winelands

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Lifestyle

Matt Manning's Chef's Table? Experience it All The Time at New Permanent Spot: Grub & Vine

First look at Grub & Vine, chef Matt Manning’s new restaurant on Bree Street, plus: Two other new foodie experiences in this same space

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Annual Events

Get Tatted, Classy or Potty This March

Celebrate the last of summer with these cool things to do in the Mother City this March

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Arts & Culture

Indulge in the Contemporary Co-working Culture at Cartel House on Loop Street

BONUS: Get 25% off your first month! Download the free Cartel House app and use the code: CapeTownMag   

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Sport

17 Public Swimming Pools in Cape Town and Surrounds That Are Open This Summer

Dive into this list of public swimming pools in and around Cape Town that are open this summer 

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Lifestyle

NOW OPEN: Folk Cafe's New Beach Restaurant in St James

Expect all-new pizza and dinner menu, milkshakes and ice cream at Folk Cafe’s new beach-style restaurant in St James

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Weddings

Top Wedding Venues in the Winelands

Vineyards make the ideal setting for your big day 

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Music

Win A VVIP Secrets of Summer New Year’s Eve Party Experience For 6

Party in luxury among the VVIPs at the iconic Secrets of Summer New Year’s Eve Beach Party, you get immediate access (no standing in queues), your own table and a dedicated waitron, plus drinks  

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Shopping

Things to Do When It Rains in Cape Town

Winter is playtime in Cape Town  

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Shopping

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
Lifestyle

House of H: Post-Apocalyptic Hideout, Hidden Rooftop and Secret Maze

Step into the hidden inner-city gem and find out why locals eat here and keep coming back (you’ll struggle to find a table after 8pm)

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Shopping

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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Annual Events

Day of Reconciliation (South African Public Holiday)

A SA public holiday where all racial groups are invited to come together to promote reconciliation and national unity for the future of South Africa

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Music

Yoh. Tune Into Cape Town’s New and Online Radio Stations

The magic of radio is often forgotten. We're sharing some special new and established stations with you

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Lifestyle

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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Lifestyle

10 Reasons To Choose Inner City Ideas Cartel For Meetings and Office Spaces in Cape Town

Sleek serviced offices and desks with lightning-fast internet, ample boardrooms and all the leisure lifestyle benefits you can imagine

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Annual Events

Laugh, Eat And Get Dirty At These December Events

Events for athletes, wine lovers, foodies and comedy fans this December

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Sport

Best Yoga Studios in Cape Town

Get your downward dog on with this comprehensive list of Cape Town’s best yoga studios.

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Annual Events

NEW: 13 of the Most Interesting, Weird and Wonderful Black Friday Deals

From 90% off fashion and 70% off wine to half-price hotel rooms and clubbing, cannabis oil deals and double-up toboggan rides and massages

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Arts & Culture

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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Sport

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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Arts & Culture

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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Arts & Culture

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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Lifestyle

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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Weddings

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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Lifestyle

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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