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Excelsior Wines
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Win A Unique Wine Experience for Two at Excelsior Estate

Explore the estate, take in the spectacular views, blend and label your own bottle of wine, overnight in luxury, have a hearty breakfast and take home a mixed case of the estate's wines along with your memories.

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Growlers, Brides and Other Cool Surprises at Jack Black’s Brewing Co Taproom

Insta-fab weddings, Saturday sports games, a rare mural and so much live jazz – every weird and wonderful experience to unlock at this Diep River brewery

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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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Wine & Dine

Cape Town By Night: Cool and Unusual Things To Do After Dark

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

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Wine & Dine

Best Burger Spots in and around Cape Town

Where to find the best buns (minds out of the gutter!) and patties in the Mother City and surrounds

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Craft, Culinary, Culture – Coming Your Way in September

September sees Cape Town transform into a hub of artsy, cultural and outdoor activities perfect for welcoming the month of spring

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Wine & Dine

UPDATE: We’ve Added A Few Incredible New Winter Specials to Our Choice Selection

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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Accommodation Specials: Dream Stays, a New Spot in Paarl, and A Luxury Camping Site

Winter is a great time to finally book into that place you’ve always dreamed of staying in

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52 Kickass Activities For Kids

There’s plenty to do with your children – indoor and outdoor, dry or wet, with animals, adults and other kids – in the city or in the suburbs.  

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All 7 Luxury AfriCamps Spots You Need to Check Out With the Fam

WATCH: 2 Brand-new campsites, 1 coming soon and all the boutique luxuries these super shareable boutique glamping experiences

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AfriCamps
Wildlife & Nature

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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A Celebration of SA's Spiritual Leader Desmond Tutu

We celebrate the man who coined the term ‘Rainbow Nation’

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Top Sushi Restaurants in Cape Town

A selection of the finest spots to find this firm Japanese favourite

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City awarded Blue Drop Certificate for drinking water quality

Cape Town's tap water is of the best quality

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Wildlife & Nature

LISTEN: Little Rainfall Slows Down Recovery of Cape Town's Dams

Average water consumption is up from 519 million litres per day from 505 million per day.

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Wine & Dine

Kalk Bay Flavour Plus Something Fresh at Each of These Three Hot Spots

The renowned seafood restaurant, Harbour House, boasts menu items fresh from the sea

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News

Chocolate Festivals To Yoga With Your Dinner – Here’s What To Try This Weekend

Our pick of seven of the best events and things to do in Cape Town from Friday, 17 August to Sunday, 19 August 2018

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Wildlife & Nature

A Warm Welcome to the Thrill Seekers Playground

Adventure day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

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Holiday

Cool Family Stuff To Do With Kids Over the Winter Holidays

An all-weather theme park, glow-in-the-dark mini-golf, laser tag, free and indoor activities plus restaurants that love catering for kids

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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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Wine & Dine

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 and get 20% off your stay

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Wave Your Freak Flag in Observatory

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

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Theatre
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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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Gin Cocktails
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Gin Cocktail Recipes

Your guide to easy DIY drinks to suit all occasions – even your lazy days.

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Wine & Dine

Spirited away

Jorgensen’s distillery, home of handcrafted spirits and green fairies

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10 Questions For: Das Kapital

Dubbed as one of the biggest DJs in South Africa, this Cape Town-born artist, producer and remixer is known for the brilliance behind his DJ sets, his incredible technical skills and his ability to read the crowd. Das Kapital has seen the stage both locally and internationally playing and headlining for various festivals and night clubs.

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Best of CT

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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The Old Biscuit Mill
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10 top speciality markets in Cape Town

A selection of the best speciality markets in Cape Town and surrounds

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Best of CT

Exciting and Unexpected Markets to Explore in the City

A selection of the best markets in Cape Town and surrounds.

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New And Unique Cape Town 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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The Ultimate Guide to Things to Do in Stellenbosch

Markets, museums, tours and other fun and exciting adventure activities in this famous Cape Winelands town

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Cape Town Trance Party Schedule

Your guide to the sickest summer psy and electronic music festivals of the 2018 season!

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Holiday

Cool Art Hotel Meets Pooch Palace – Unique Discoveries at Radisson RED in The Heart of The Hip Silo District

It’s not every day you find a pet-friendly hotel that looks like an art gallery and operates on wireless streaming in the heart of Cape Town  

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Wine & Dine

5 Totally Unique Bosman's Food Experiences You Didn't Know You Can Have At Paarl's Only Five-star Hotel

From 76 wines to pan-fried line fish, Bosman’s at Grande Roche Hotel has a collection of culinary delights.

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Loadshedding Likely: Things to do When the Lights Go Out

Eskom warns of "high risk" of loadshedding ... again. Here are a few fun things to do in the dark

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Wine & Dine

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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Best of CT

Top Kids Parties in Cape Town

A selection of super spots to celebrate youngsters’ special occasions 

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The Start of Something New

Get ready to tap into a new year and a new you!

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Best of CT

Top Gyms in Cape Town

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

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Ideas For Things To Do For Valentine's Day in Cape Town

From a tinder party in Long Street to a spoken word gathering in a bookstore, we’ve rounded up the unique things to do this Valentine’s Day

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Wine & Dine

Exciting Spots to Watch Soccer with Friends

Find all the city’s unique sports bars and restaurants that are geared to get you into sports mode and enjoy lively and exciting soccer matches

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Best of CT

Here Comes Festival Season: Food, Wine, Flower And Music Feasts This August

Welcome August and celebrate the new month of warmer days with these classic and unique annual events

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Best of CT

Take A Look At The Thrilling New Skatepark in Woodstock

The new recreational space is a community-driven initiative aimed at motivating and integrating the youth through sport.  

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Wine & Dine

Kid-friendly Restaurants in Cape Town

Keep it in the family with eateries that are child-friendly too

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City News

Bodytec: A new way of doing sports in Cape Town

Those who hate the gym will love Bodytec

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Wine & Dine

Is the Nasdak Rooftop Venue the Most Panoramic Event Space in Cape Town?

With mountain, harbour and city views from the Crous Bar, banquet hall and two terraces, it’s easy to see why the Nasdak is a popular event space in Cape Town’s city centre – plus: take a virtual tour of Nasdak

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Features

First Look: The Bronze Mandela Statue in the City Hall Balcony

Reconciliation, unity and healing were the topics of the day as the new Mandela statue was unveiled at the City Hall on 24 July 2018.

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Wildlife & Nature

A Visual Guide to the Magical and Vibrant Flower Season

Here are 13 blooming good images of the spring flowers in the Cape Region

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Cape Town: Four Seasons in One Day

When is the best time of the year to visit Cape Town?

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Best of CT

Take a trip down Longmarket Street

Greenmarket Square, St George’s Mall and Eastern Food Bazaar are only a few of Longmarket Street’s offerings!

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