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Table Mountain Cape Town
Holiday

Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Cape Town

Cool and quirky lesser-known truths about the Mother City

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Holiday

Cape Town’s Must-See Attractions

Some of Cape Town’s top attractions and the best things to do in the surrounds

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Philip Kgosana
News

De Waal becomes Philip Kgosana Drive. Here’s More About the Man

Famous South African road named after a freedom fighter who would have turned 81 

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Aces&Spades
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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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News

Bad News is We’re Still in a Drought. Good News is You’ll Be Able to Swim This Summer

City decreases number of accessible public pools from 35 to 12. Here’s a list of all 12.

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Goldfish’s new album “Late Night People” is Live

The new album released 6 October 2017

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Interview with Goldfish: one of South Africa’s best exports

Goldfish speaks to us about the musicians that inspire them

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The Peacock
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Indian Tapas at The Peacock in Observatory

Experience the best of Indian food… tapas style!

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Best of CT

10 Reasons to be Proudly South African

We’re celebrating our heritage, and here are 10 reasons why you should be Proudly South African.

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The Chicken Shop
Wine & Dine

The Chicken Shop in Sea Point

Get the tastiest home-cooked food in Sea Point's Main Road!

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Wild Oats Community Farmer's Market organic produce
Best of CT

Top Food and Craft Markets Outside Cape Town

Take a day trip to these out-of-town markets and discover treasures further afield

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Wine & Dine

95 at Parks Ristorante Italiano Bar & Lounge

Enjoy delicious Northern Italian fare by one of Cape Town’s finest chefs and restauranteurs, Giorgio Nava

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Ricks Cafe Upper Deck
Wine & Dine

Rick’s – a Cape Town classic RE-OPENING SOON

"I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship" (Re-opening on 103 Kloof St in April 2020)

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Best of CT

The Man Who Dared to Dream

The doctor who was accepted to the renowned Oxford University proves that greatness can come from anyone, you just need to believe!

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News

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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Clarke's Bookshop
Best of CT

(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
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Your Next Family Field Trip: 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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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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Table Mountain
Best of CT

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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Wine & Dine

Andreas Luxury Accommodation in Wellington

Escape to this picturesque boutique bed and breakfast for some well deserved relaxation and romance!

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Kahve Road
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Get Your Coffee on at Kahvé Road

Embark on a caffeine journey that began 500 years ago in ancient Turkey

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Best of CT

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
Holiday

Melissa’s: From Humble Beginnings to a Household Name

Comfort food + cosy atmosphere = complete peace of mind

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Craft Burger Bar
Wine & Dine

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
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MAReSOL Restaurant at the V&A Waterfront

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

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Blue Bird Market jams
Best of CT

Top markets in the Atlantic Seaboard and False Bay

Foodies and creative souls enjoy seaside shopping

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Ricks
Wine & Dine

Winter Specials at Rick's Café Américain

Cape Town specials to swoon even the staunchest penny-pincher

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10 Questions

The Voice 2017 Winner: Craig Lucas

An inside peek into the man behind the powerful voice that stole the hearts of South Africa

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Cape Cola
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Lasse Presting of Cape Cola

If you could taste Cape Town, then the Mother City would probably taste like the new cool drink Cape Cola

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Lucy Ethiopian Restaurant
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Lucy Ethiopian Restaurant

Authentic Ethiopian cuisine on Long Street

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Jimmy Nevis summer Experience
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Jimmy Nevis

This young alternative pop singer/songwriter and producer has won the hearts of many with his debut single ‘Elephant Shoes’ and now returns with his latest album offering, “The Masses”

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Holiday

Amazing Reasons to Visit Cape Town in Winter

Even without the summer glow, the Mother City still shines in the chilly months 

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Wildlife & Nature

40 Ton Whale Takes Off

Must see: This spectacular feat of nature as a humpback whale does a high jump completely out the water

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News

Cape Town’s Treehouse Home Goes Viral – Globally (VIDEO)

A treehouse that will finally enable the boys to convince the girls to "get a treehouse"

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10 Questions

Journalist who Told the Untold Stories of District Six

The man who blew life back into the forgotten memories of District Six and those it left behind  

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Cafe du Cap
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Café du Cap on Loop Street

Café du Cap brings a taste of France to Loop Street

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Chapman’s Peak is open!

Chapman's Peak Drive is open once again!

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News

I see snow on the mountain

Do you wanna build a snowman, too? 

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In The Zone
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In The Zone creative space in Plumstead

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

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New Mandela Bust To Be Unveiled. Plus 8 Other Must-See Mandela Landmarks

Explore the role Mandela played in forming our free South Africa

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News

Winter isn’t coming Capetonians, winter is here!

Hot Chocolate with a side of snow this weekend in the Western Cape

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Melissa's The Food Shop
Wine & Dine

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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Holiday

Touring Cape Town’s Winelands is more than just a matter of taste

Winelands day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

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Honest Chocolate
Best of CT

The Best Hot Chocolate in Cape Town

Rainy days may come and go but our hunger for hot chocolate is everlasting 

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Best of CT

Mud Bath Spas and DIY Mud Masks in Cape Town

Mud baths, mud masks and Mud Day; it’s time to get dirty.

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Saint Champagne Bar and Lounge

Get a bottle of bubbly and bob along to the hip-hop and house music at the Harrington Street hotspot

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Teapot
Best of CT

Top things to do with mom in Cape Town

It's time to ignite your appreciative spark

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4th July Knife
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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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Leon Qwabe’s Order Kasi app connects restaurants to townships

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From antiques and trinkets to a variety of second-hand items

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Find out everything from the simplest guppy to the most complex oceanic mammals

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Cape Town gets a quirky makeover from an illustrator this July

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It’s the second formalised spring water collection point built by the City

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Rules are in place to ensure everyone’s safety

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Three teams, two halves, and 24 South African players

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Rules are in place to ensure everyone’s safety

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The masked portraits are a reflection of what is happening now

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A beginner’s yoga class centred around the joys of drinking beer

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Clear some space at home and join a live dance class every Friday

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Three mountains, three routes and three races to win in the Virtual Vertical KM Series

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Start your weekend off with some easy grooves and party bangers with DJ Ready D

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Quicker services and courtesy cars for essential workers

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Acrobats, music, art and the eccentric voice of Kahn Morbee

Flea MarketMilnerton Flea Market: a treasure trove ...

From antiques and trinkets to a variety of second-hand items

kyle jardine_1The solo exhibition series The Heritage ...

Cape Town gets a quirky makeover from an illustrator this July

spring_2Bradwell Spring: Vredehoek’s fresh ...

It’s the second formalised spring water collection point built by the City

spring_1Newlands Spring: Cape Town’s ...

Rules are in place to ensure everyone’s safety

G_CAPDino Moran, DJ Easy, Ready D and more ...

DJs from all over coming together to help provide food and face masks

UCOOK 1Cook along with top Cape Town chefs and ...

Invite Karen Dudley, Franck Dangereux, and Reuben Riffel into your kitchen in these ...

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Browse your favourite vendors for food, crafts and clothing at the weekly market

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The masked portraits are a reflection of what is happening now

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Three mountains, three routes and three races to win in the Virtual Vertical KM Series

Dino_moranDino Moran is bringing you an epic ...

Don’t miss his deep and melodic progressive house magic with stunning visual effects

VW BARONS 2Barons Cape Town VW is open to the ...

Quicker services and courtesy cars for essential workers

NEW THIS WEEK:

DEVELOPING: Coronavirus COVID-19 in Cape Town. Updates + practical tips

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