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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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Old Townhouse by HiltonT@Flickr
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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Lifestyle

Butcheries in Cape Town

A selection of sizzling spots to buy boerewors, biltong and braai meat

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Female Sex Toy Cape Town
Shopping

Sex Shops Cape Town

A selection of steamy local spots selling adult toys, erotica and racy outfits

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126 Cape Cafe
Lifestyle

126 Cape Kitchen and Cafe at The Hilton Hotel

Grab a much-needed cuppa or specially selected Ronnefeldt tea in the lobby of the Hilton

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Two oceans
Annual Events

Happy World Oceans Day 2017

“Our Oceans, Our Future”

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Crayfish Bisque
Recipes

This Crayfish Soup Recipe is Perfect for a Winter’s Night

Cape crayfish is a sought after delicacy that comes into it’s own with this soup en croûte recipe

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Rick's Cafe Aubergine Tajine
Recipes

Winter Layered Aubergine Tajine with Lentils Recipe

A hearty vegetarian bake bound to fend off frigid weather

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parkhouse
Arts & Culture

Contemporary comfort at The Parkhouse Hotel

Experience serenity and tranquility within the hustle and bustle of Cape Town’s CBD at this intimate boutique hotel.

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braai
Recipes

Boerewors, Pap en Sous

Traditional Braai Recipes to get your mouth watering

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Mulled Wine
Recipes

Mulled Wine Recipe

Divine drink to keep you cosy this winter

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Mojo Market
Music

Mojo Market in Sea Point

Mojo Market, the trendy new addition to Regent Street in Sea Point

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Evolution Cafe Xperience
Lifestyle

Evolution Café Xperience

Experience the evolution of your body, mind and soul at this integrative cafe

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Byblos
Lifestyle

Byblos Trading Co at The Palms

A first for the booming coffee industry in Cape Town

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Lindt
Shopping

The Lindt Chocolate Studio at Silo 2

Chocolate making classes and a window into Charlie’s world, Lindt Chocolate Studio offers an experience you don’t want to miss

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Shopping

Top markets in Cape Town's northern suburbs

A selection of the best markets in the Mother City's northern suburbs

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Recipes

Macaroni Cheese

Never mind death by chocolate – try buttery and cheesy comfort food

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Table Mountain Cape Town
Lifestyle

Best Cape Town Summer Memories Videos

A flashback to 2012’s season of bikinis, trance parties and outdoor activities in the Mother City!

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The Massage Truck
Lifestyle

The Massage Truck

Cape Town’s first mobile masseurs promises to leave a productive team behind

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Milnerton Flea Market Paarden Eiland Cape Town
Shopping

Milnerton Flea Market in Cape Town

A treasure trove of colourful collectables, rare bargain finds and eclectic odds and ends

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Ajeless
Lifestyle

Ajeless Africa: The Generation of Make-Up

The first proudly South African lipstick brand, catering for Africa’s diverse skin tones

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Suntravolta
Music

Suntravolta Bohemian Surf Travel Bar on Long Street

Long Street’s newest bar with a beach vibe

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ibeauty
Lifestyle

ibeauty Laser and Glamour Club in Green Point

Treat yourself to advanced beauty and skincare treatments

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The Green Line
Book Shelf

Best Ways to go Green

Tips by Michelle Garforth Venter and Riaan Venter on how to reduce your carbon footprint

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V-Day Recipe
Recipes

Valentine’s Day Recipes

Tasty treats to make to make their hearts skip beats

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Interesting gift ideas
Lifestyle

Interesting Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Spoil your lover with an alternative gift this Valentine’s Day

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Linde Collection Custom Jewellery
Shopping

Linde Collection Jewellery and Engagement Rings

The exclusive Cape Town boutique that specialises in exquisite custom-made diamond jewellery

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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Learn basic photography skills at a venue with lots of photo opportunities

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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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View for free: A new collection of hand-forged metal furniture and sculpture rippling ...

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And Cafe Paradiso has a weekend seafood platter special for two

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All-new DIY gin bar, double your wine every Wednesday, PLUS: an all-new menu to share

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

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

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