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Wine & Dine

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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Wine & Dine

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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Wildlife & Nature

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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Features

Win A Spot for 6 At Leopard’s Leap South African Table and Wine Packs

The table is set, the wine is chilled. All that’s missing is you. Here’s your chance to win a spot at Leopard’s Leap’s South African table.

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Best of CT

Free, New and Secret on Bree Street

17 Things to (re)discover on one of Cape Town most-visited streets

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Wine & Dine

Mogodu, Trotters, Smiley – Township Cuisine in the Heart of Long

Afrobar & Pitso’s Kitchen is a home away from home

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Wine & Dine

11 New Experiences: From Cape Town to Hermanus With 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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Wine & Dine

12 Fisheries and Fresh Fish Spots that Locals Love

From fresh fish to crayfish, prawns to fish and chips and mussels

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Features

7 SA Success Stories of Entrepreneurs (Incl 3 from Cape Town)

Mobile payment company Yoco is changing the game for small businesses

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Wildlife & Nature

The Latest Water Levels Indicate Stability In Most Regions

The water situation across the largest parts of the Western Cape province remains stable 

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Holiday

Ever Backpacked in a Homely Mansion on the Vibrant Side of Town?

This backpackers brings like-minded people together with the comforts of home in Cape Town’s buzzing Observatory suburb

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Social

Putt-Putt in Outer Space at Glowing Rooms SA

South Africa’s very first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark 18-hole mini-golf adventure in Milnerton

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Out!

Nevermind Winter! Find Your Happy Place this May. Here’s How

Learn to breathe (we’re not kidding), dance or hike for your supper – two of many options to get you on top of the world

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City News

David Coulthard to Speed a Red Bull F1 Car Around Grand Parade

Watch him show off in Kyalami, and teach Tom Cruise to drive the Aston Martin Red Bull F1 car.

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Social

WATCH: Let’s Get Some Gigs For This Talented Guy (We'll Promote Them All)

Check out this 19 year old’s golden voice – 3 videos, plus: let’s share this and get him gigs

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Features

Put Away the Candles (For Now): No Loadshedding Expected This Week

Eskom is optimistic about the power supply and the City of Cape Town confirms that loadshedding is suspended 

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Wine & Dine

Cooking with Rock Star Chef Matt Manning

Sleek cooking school, where you cook, play, Instagram your food

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Wine & Dine

How Grub and Vine Matches Fine Dining with Bistro Perfection

Chef Matt Manning does it all with so much flair

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Wine & Dine

This is Our Dream: Meet The Young Couple Behind New Nippon Sushi in Hout Bay

A big move from Asia to Africa, they met in Cape Town and saved up for years to open new restaurant Nippon Sushi – here’s why you should come taste the menu

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Wine & Dine

A Hidden Gem For an Intimate Night Out: Jéan-Luc’s Kitchen on Orphan Street

Don’t blink or you’ll miss it: (Very) slow-roasted pork belly, spectacular tasting boards and a deconstructed chandelier

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Holiday

New Experiences: 19 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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Features

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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Best of CT

More Than 50 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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Best of CT

Things to do with teenagers in Cape Town

From kite surfing and shark cage diving to learning to code in the field of robotics – here's what you should be doing with your teens in Cape Town

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Cape Confidential

8 Creepy Cape Town Ghost Stories That’ll Send Chills Down Your Spine

Read these at your peril and be prepared to see some of the Mother City’s historical sites in an eerie new light

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Wildlife & Nature

A New Luxury Way To Experience the Cape: Cherry Glamping in Elgin

Discover romantic, adventurous and versatile luxury bell-tented glamping experiences near Cape Town with Cherry Glamping in the picturesque Elgin region

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Holiday

Cobra Experience: Cape Coastal Roads With The Top Down

WATCH: Get behind the wheel of an open-top V8 vintage-style Cobra for a day and experience the Cape Top Gear-style with Cobra Experience in Cape Town

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Wine & Dine

Something Awesome for Early Evenings at The Daily Music Show on Loop

No more waiting around: The Daily Music Show offers activities and entertainment with substance to fill those awkward hours between when work ends and meeting up with friends

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Holiday

Easter-Ready Chef's Pickled Fish Recipe + A Surprising Veggie Alternative

Two recipes by chefs Heinrich Koen from House of H and Andre Hill from Upper Bloem, as well as the history, spices and what to serve with pickled fish. Video coming soon!

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News

All the Cape Town Cycle Tour Road Closures this Saturday and Sunday

All the times, road closures, PLUS: Where to watch the 2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour

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Holiday

The Best Unique Yoga Studios in Cape Town & Surrounds

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

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Wine & Dine

New: Passion, Personality And Three Eateries at Purple Rayn

Chef Warren Carney tempts you to indulge in Eastern and oriental flavours with a Cape touch along with sushi the way it’s supposed to be 

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Out!

Get in Character and Play The Fool This April

These events are the ultimate escape

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Wine & Dine

A Bevy Of Buffets, All-You-Can-Eat Feasts and Harvest Tables

A bounty of breakfast and lunch buffet – from sushi to Italian and halaal

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Wildlife & Nature

The Relaxed Elephant Seal Loved by Everyone

Children are super intrigued by this huge beast

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Best of CT

Kids Birthday Party Spots That Make it Super Easy for Mom and Dad

Focus on the joy, not the stress. These kids birthday places take the effort out of organising the big day

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Wine & Dine

NEW: Scarpetta is Built on Food, Family and Memories of Italy

Well-known restaurateur Ricky Turilli has a new restaurant in Woodstock

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Best of CT

Get Tattooed and Be a Canvas of Your Experiences

Let these talented artists decorate your skin

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Wine & Dine

Now Open: JarBar Jar-To-Table Health Eatery And Online Store In Cape Town

Open: Now you can get delicious healthy meals in a jar, in a store

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Social

Nature's Way: Secret Rock Pools And Hidden Waterfalls to Explore

Picnic spots near undisturbed waterfalls and lesser-known beach and rock pools that are much closer than you think

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Best of CT

Date Ideas – From First Date To 50th Anniversary

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

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Best of CT

Re-Locating Soon: WildSprout Wholefoods Serves Healthy Meals Everyone Will Enjoy

Re-Locating soon: Healthy food that’s delicious and affordable. Stay tuned for details  

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Out!

Things for Couples: Ramp Up Your Valentine's Day Game

Noiseless discos, spit braais, aphrodisiac dinners and anti-love song karaoke. Here are 32 impressive Valentine's date ideas, including one that could save a farm from closing … and we'll be adding a whole lot more.

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Wine & Dine

Live Music At The Striped Horse Bar & Grill In Kloof Street

A three-hour daily happy hour, thin-crust pizza, good music, ice-cold beer, authentic Mexican tequila, scrumptious grub and good vibes galore

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Wine & Dine

Casual Indulgence At The Athletic Club & Social

Cosy enough for romantic dates, but equally well-paired to group gatherings, this three-storey bar and restaurant is pure opulence!

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Holiday

This Is What Makes Fire & Ice Such A Unique Space For Meetings, Conferences And Events

From intimate, luxury conference rooms to fully removable doors that convert the exhibition hall into a space big enough for a car or boat show, this hotel should be on your next corporate function radar

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Wine & Dine

Looking for Something Cool To Do With The Kids This Weekend? Check Out This Super-Special Stellenbosch Animal Farm

From the cheeky piggies at the animal farm to the mini racetrack and enormous sandpit and sweeping gardens, Vredenheim Animal Farm offers something for everyone

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Wine & Dine

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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Wine & Dine

Outdoor restaurants with a sea view in Cape Town and surrounds

A guide to Mother City eateries with refreshing ocean vistas and menus to match

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Wine & Dine

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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Out!

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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Holiday

NEW YEAR'S EVE 2019/2020: Where To Celebrate Like It’s 2020 On New Year’s Eve

A new year has started but celebrations to bring in 2020 are already being planned. 

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City News

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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