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The Happy Oak
Sport

Places To Watch Soccer In Your Hood

From chilled pub vibes to intense stadium experiences

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Arts & Culture

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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Annual Events

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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Arts & Culture

All Roads Lead to The Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay

The crossroads: where South African creativity, culture and kos meet

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Arts & Culture

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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Music

An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

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

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Arts & Culture

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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Sport

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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Fashion

Cape Town Hearts Vintage

Browse through classic attire at some of these nifty vintage stores in and around the Mother City

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Lifestyle

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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Music

Discover Disco Fridays and House Saturdays at New Club Wonderland

Now open: New club Wonderland on Buitenkant Street

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Shopping

The Real Cheese

Taste and buy South Africa’s best artisanal cheeses in Observatory

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Shopping

10 top restaurants selling art

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

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Arts & Culture

A Beginner’s Guide to Drag Terminology

We enlist the help of some of Cape Town’s ‘sickening’ drag queens to school you on the drag dictionary 

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Shopping

Start Living on the Loop Side of Life

Long Street's ugly sister has blossomed into a cherry of a Cape Town destination

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Music

Annual Music Festivals in Cape Town

Whatever your taste in music, the Mother City's got it covered

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Sport

New: Cape Town's First Hotpod Yoga in Salt River

This yoga in a purple cocoon-like pod is an otherworldly experience

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Lifestyle

New: First Taste of R15 Third-Wave Coffee in Simon's Town

A fascinating barista, fast Wi-Fi, home-brewing workshops and a unique new “kindness” coffee experience at all-new Kukoma Coffee Co. on St George’s Street

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First Thursdays Cape Town
Galleries

Here’s What You Can Get Up To On First Thursdays

From insightful discussions to free short film shows, there’s lots to do at this monthly art-centred event

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Arts & Culture

Zeitz MOCAA Turns One

It’s been a year since the opening of the world’s largest museum of contemporary African art and there’s a lot to look back on

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Annual Events

10 Great Up-coming Events in Cape Town This October

Includes a pole-dancing competition, kites, and a show of rare art

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Lifestyle

5 Exciting and Unique Cape Town Adventures You Can Hire a Car to Experience

Off-road through the mountains, rough it in style in the bush and cruise the city’s most famous scenic roads in a luxury sedan with AroundAboutCars

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Sport

Discover Cape Town’s Soccer Clubs

From team insights to relegations and this season's changes, this is your go-to guide to football

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Lifestyle

New Place: What An Architect is Doing To Get Tourists to Explore Cape Town on Foot

Layovers, early check-out and late check-ins come with many hassles. Here’s why baggage should not be one of them

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Weddings

The Quick Guide to Dream Weddings In Cape Town

Tips, timelines, checklists and where to start on planning your wedding – simple or extravagant

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Sport

Now In the Big Leagues: Stellenbosch FC

But will they rise to the challenge?

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Sport

Ubuntu Cape Town FC To Hit the Ground Running

Ubuntu Cape Town FC are set for their inaugural season as professionals

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Sport

Ajax Cape Town FC Have Their Work Cut Out For Them

What will Cape Town’s most well-known soccer team do this season?

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Sport

Cape Umoya Hoping For A Better Season

Will two new strikers make a difference?

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Magnet Theatre Family Festival
Arts & Culture

Enchanting Shows For Kids At This Theatre Family Fest

Six different performances present unique South African and African theatrical experiences

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Music

8 Amazing Local Acts (Oh And The Cure) Performing At Rock On The Lawns

This music festival is about more than The Cure! Besides music there’s also gourmet food trucks, a beer garden and rock n roll  

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Surfing
Sport

Best Surf Spots in and Around Cape Town

Your guide to the best places to catch a wave in and around Cape Town 

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Fashion

Heritage Day: Why We Celebrate It. Plus News On The First Annual World Koesister Day

Koesister Day is set for 1 September, and we explain the importance of  24 September

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Lifestyle

NEW IN YZERFONTEIN: The World’s First Heritage Museum Dedicated To The San

The !Khwa ttu Dream Museum will "re-introduce people to a particular way of living”.

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Fashion

aFREAKa Clothing: Online Shop and Outlet Store

This proudly Capetonian brand offers top quality fun, trendy onesies and other streetwear. Special reader discount!

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The Chocolate Festival
Annual Events

Classical Music, Huge Beer Gardens, Wild Flowers and Lots Of Chocolate

Plus one last winter celebration and tons of events for Women’s Day (and month)

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Annual Events

Special September Events: Milkshakes, Koesisters and Coffee Chocolate Pinotage

Plus sistas celebrating sistas and an open air dance festival

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10 top hiking routes in Cape Town
Sport

Try Your Hand at these Cape Town Hiking Routes

A selection of the best hiking routes in Cape Town and surrounds

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Arts & Culture

Wave Your Freak Flag in Observatory

Explore organic food, art and alcohol-fuelled debates in this bohemian Cape Town suburb

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Annual Events

The Ultimate Festival Checklist: Everything You Need To Pack

Dance into festival season with everything you need for a jolly good jol! 

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Arts & Culture

The Street Artists Behind Our City’s Amazing Murals

Skip the galleries and take a walk through Cape Town to see some impressive street art 

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Galleries

The 11 Ultimate Just Like Papa Gifts for People Who (Almost) Have it All

From exquisitely crafted blades, heritage espresso makers and Stealth e-bikes to Swedish-made axes and the ultimate hunter’s wristwatch – you’re sure to find the perfect gifts at Just Like Papa in Harrington Street, Cape Town

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Sport

Top Gyms in Cape Town

A selection of the best places to keep fit in Cape Town and the Surrounds

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Sport

Bodytec: A new way of doing sports in Cape Town

Those who hate the gym will love Bodytec

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Lifestyle

The Pole Project Dance Studio in Cape Town

The hot school proving that pole dancing has serious fitness perks

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Shopping

Shopping Malls in Cape Town

You can shop till you drop at these malls in Cape Town

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Shopping

Designers’ Shops in Cape Town

A look at the emerging and established creatives colouring the Mother City

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Art Lessons
Arts & Culture

From Painting to Photography And Everything In-Between, Here Are Some Great Art Studios

Channel your inner creative with our pick of the best art classes and studios in the Mother City

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Lifestyle

Stargazing Near Cape Town: Here's Where You Can Discover The Cosmos

These guys did three years of research in over 30 locations to find the most ideal place near Cape Town to stargaze

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Recipes

Explore the Karoo in a Tuk Tuk and Pick Up a Few Culinary Skills at This Adventurous Escape

Head to the countryside for an adventurous cooking experience, food tours and then unwind at the luxury cottages at African Relish  

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Learn to make the perfect iced biscuit at Julie’s Cake Studio

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Who do you think you are? The power of folktales on your life and story

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An enchanting afternoon filled with laughs and wonder for the young and the ...

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

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Manga sushi served with Pongrácz bubbly

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A pintxos bar, half-price sushi Monday to Saturday, reggae on Wednesday and a ...

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

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Set on the edges of a sparkling blue tidal pool and ocean, Ficks will serve ...

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

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Venues across the city hosting authentic African markets, music and more.

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Mitchell Gilbert Messina's mock-ups and sketches in Woodstock are all about aspiration

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Grab your friends, dress to the nines, and join Fashion Clubbers for an unforgettable ...

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Salsa, Kizomba and party until the sun rises with the Mother City Dance Festival

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Six giant, moving, hissing, clicking insects and more at the Jan Marais Nature Reserve in ...

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

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How good does apricot-glazed gammon sound?

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)

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

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

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

Bugz Playpark in Cape TownMake Sunday Funday For The Whole Family ...

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

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After two home defeats on the trot the Citizens will look to change their form in the ...

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

sotano_bree_4Half-Price Sushi and Bubbly Every ...

Manga sushi served with Pongrácz bubbly

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

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

The_afrofestBigger than a Festival: A Platform For ...

Venues across the city hosting authentic African markets, music and more.

Sure_Thing_2Don’t Miss This Young Artist’s ...

Mitchell Gilbert Messina's mock-ups and sketches in Woodstock are all about aspiration

sotano_steakCheer Up: Here’s One Amazing Monday ...

A flame-grilled sirloin with a glass of wine over beautiful views

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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From R18 coffee to half-price burgers

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

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 ...

Moyo_Eden2Monday Special: Double Your Burgers ...

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

asamisOverload On Asami’s Sushi And Noodles

Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

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 ...

African_FestivalIt’s Heritage Day (And Your Day Off). ...

Eat a proudly SA burger, listen to SA music, run in SA vineyards

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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First Options Announced: End-Of-Year Party Ideas To Pitch To Your Boss

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