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Pickled Fish
Recipes

Pickled Fish, a Traditional Easter Recipe

The spirit of the pickled fish tradition is as alive as the aromatic smell of masala

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Easter egg hunting in Cape Town
Annual Events

This is What Easter Sunday and Family Day Are All About

Take the Monday after Easter to simply relax and enjoy the Mother City

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Sahara Park Newlands
Sport

Back the Boys at the 2018 Sunfoil Test Cricket Series

Cricket season is in full swing – catch the Proteas as they clash with Australia in the 2018 Sunfoil Test  Series

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Hot Skillet New Place
Lifestyle

The Hot Skillet: Serving Up South African Flavours in a Bree Street Art Gallery

Getting creative with your food takes on a whole new meaning at The Hot Skillet

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Lifestyle

Orgasmic Gawulo Dishes Out Good Grub For Gugulethu

They have an all-day breakfast; an expansive lunch menu, and cater to groups

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ABSA Cape Epic MTB Challenge Start
Sport

Road Cycle Events and MTB Races

Everything you need to know about the Western Cape’s cycling challenges and how to get seeded for the Cape Argus Cycle Tour

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La Motte
Recipes

Your Ultimate South African Christmas Trifle Recipe

Head Chef at Pierneef à La Motte, Michelle Theron, Shares Her Christmas Trifle Recipe

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Desir Luxury Adult Store
Shopping

Tips, Tricks and Toys at the Désir Sex Shop in Camps Bay

“Honour yourself” with this exclusive virtual store's selection of luxury designer sex toys and ‘sexcessories’

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youghazi beauty bar
Lifestyle

Relax, Refresh and Recharge in Salt River

They say that everything should be in moderation, but we say that you can never have too many facials, perfect manicures or relaxing massages

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Hermanus Christmas Market
Shopping

Christmas Markets in Cape Town and Surrounds

Find unique gift ideas, tree decorations and festive season spirit at these Christmas markets in Cape Town

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Arts & Culture

The Light Side Café

Indulge in the lighter side of life at this new, uber creative, vegan pop-up eatery

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Shopping

How sweet it is: Table Mountain Chocolate in Cape Town

The melt-in-your-mouth treat that lets you hold the Mother City’s iconic landmark in the palm of your hand

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Kitesurfen Kaapstad
Sport

15 Awesome Videos of Extreme Sports and Activities in Cape Town

A round-up of some of the most awe-inspiring and insane sporting and outdoor activities captured on film in and around the Mother City

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Freshlyground NYE at Nederburg
Music

Greatest Songs to Come out of Cape Town in the Last Four Decades

Listen to top tunes from the Mother City’s finest musicians from the past 40 years and watch the awesome music videos that go with them

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Arts & Culture

These Tshisanyamas Have More Than Meat on the Menu

Today’s tshisanyamas offer more than meat, pap and chakalaka

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Fashion

The Local Designers - A Multifunctional Space in Woodstock Showcasing Up-and-coming Creatives

Shop around, exhibit your craft, or have your garments tailor made, all in one dynamic creative space

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Lifestyle

REVIV: South Africa’s First Drip Bar

Preventative Immune Boosting Treatment Just Got Taken to a Whole New Level  

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Aces&Spades
Music

Aces ‘N’ Spades: Cape Town’s Rock ‘n Roll Haunt

“Rock and roll keeps you in a constant state of juvenile delinquency,” Eddie Spaghetti, 2000.

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Goldfish
Music

Cape Town Band Takes the World By Storm

Goldfish, Cape Towns' electronica phenomenon hailed as the Re-invention of the DJ

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Shimansky Millennium Diamond
Fashion

Shimansky's Patented Cuts & Designer Wedding and Engagement Rings

Signature designs from the South African jeweller that’s a diamond cut above the rest

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Fashion

Celebrities and South African Jewels

Even the rich and famous are draped in Shimansky diamonds

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Shimansky's History of Diamonds
Arts & Culture

Shimansky’s History of Diamonds in South Africa

A look at the background of Mzansi’s most sought-after stone 

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Weddings

Shimansky patent the Brilliant 10 diamond in South Africa

The exceptional Brilliant 10™ diamond was designedand patented by Yair Shimansky in South Africa

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Arts & Culture

Tanzanite: Africa’s Rarest Gem

A guide to one of the world’s most coveted and sought after precious stones

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Shimansky Jewellery Store
Shopping

Shimansky’s Flagship Jewellery Store in Cape Town

Enter the shimmering world of diamonds and tanzanite at Shimansky’s V&A Waterfront-based showroom and workshop

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Discover Wellington Bainskloof Pass
Lifestyle

Interesting and Unusual Ways to Propose in Cape Town and Surrounds

“If you find yourself tying the ring to a dog’s collar, stop, and look at yourself”

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Clarke's Bookshop
Book Shelf

(re)Discover your favourite South African authors

Expand your reading list with stellar novels, some from Cape Town writers. All from South Africa. 

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Iziko Planetarium
Arts & Culture

Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome

The all new digital dome at the Iziko Museum boasts edu-tainment for the whole family

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Recipes

Quick and Easy Broccoli and Peanut Soup Recipe

We teamed up with the folks at OmniBlend blenders HQ to bring you this tasty and simple dish

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Book Shelf

Recommended Reading List

Check out the must-reads of 2017

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2013 Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour
Annual Events

Annual Events in Cape Town

From January through to December the Mother City has a jam-packed social calendar of exciting happenings

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Malva pudding
Recipes

Sweet, South African Malva Pudding

Traditional South African Malva Pudding, served warm with custard or ice-cream, or both

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Arts & Culture

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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Backyard Grill Braai Area
Recipes

It’s Braai Day!

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

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Melissa's The Food Shop
Arts & Culture

Melissa’s: From Humble Beginnings to a Household Name

Comfort food + cosy atmosphere = complete peace of mind

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Craft Burger Bar
Music

Craft Burger Bar in Heritage Square

Craft beer and craft burgers go hand-in-hand at this new burger joint in Cape Town’s CBD

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MAReSOL
Lifestyle

MAReSOL Restaurant at the V&A Waterfront

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

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Sport

Santos F.C.

Meet The People's Team

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Sport

Canoeing and Kayaking in Cape Town

Oceans, rivers and lagoons from the perspective of a two person vessel

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Cafe du Cap
Arts & Culture

Café du Cap on Loop Street

Café du Cap brings a taste of France to Loop Street

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In The Zone
Arts & Culture

In The Zone creative space in Plumstead

Get your creative juices flowing at this fun, family-friendly art studio!

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Melissa's The Food Shop
Music

Melissa's The Food Shop Presents Mantra Cafe

Be prepared to be treated to sea views and scrumptious food at this new restaurant

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Annual Events

World Blood Donor Day - Donate This Week!

Did you know you can save three lives just by sitting down? 

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4th July Knife
Annual Events

How To Celebrate American Independence Day in the Mother City

On a scale of one to America, how free are you on the 4th of July?

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PlayStation Adventure Park
Lifestyle

The PlayStation Adventure Park & Café

PlayStation is the new kiddies hotspot, encouraging the growth and development of young bodies and minds

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Shopping

Cape Town’s unique presents

Give locally made gifts this year

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Recipes

Roland Gorgosilich's Glühwein recipe

A hot, spicy beverage for cold winter nights

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