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Cape Town Slang Explained

Calling all bru’s, china’s, boets and visitors of Mzansi! It’s Africa Day and we’re unpacking our favourite South African slang phrases and words to celebrate our special part of Africa.

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10 Questions For: Loren 'StyleByLoren' Langenhoven

Meet Loren Langenhoven,  fashionista, stylist and author of the fashion blog, StyleByLoren. She plans on taking South Africa’s fashion world by storm.

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Treat Yourself To These Warm Winter Desserts

Fill your tummies with these yummies!

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10 Questions For: Twinzspin

Meet Jade and Shad Isaacs, also known as Twinzspin. This explosive Cape Town-born dynamic DJ duo have music in their blood and the skills to prove it! They’re good looking, super talented and extremely business minded. As co-founders of the Kue DJ Academy these 21-year-old DJ prodigies, are on the fast track to becoming masters of their craft.

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Mojo Market in Sea Point

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

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7 Beers to Go with 7 Great Winter Recipes

League of Beers sommelier Rob Heyns shares some key colder season pairings

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How To Survive Winter in Cape Town

The gloomy weather does not have to limit your activity. Get ideas on what you can do to get through this winter season.

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How To Keep Fit and Healthy In Winter

Get clued up on how you can stay fit and healthy during the rainy season.

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CTM Hero: Margo Fortune - Founder of the Margo Hilda Foundation

The story of the student who used her pocket money to change the lives of disadvantaged young girls.

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Die Handelshuis

Step into yesteryear when visiting this hidden gem

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10 Questions For: Michael Williams

Get to know the author and the genius behind Tiger Bay the Musical making its world debut at the Artscape Opera House. It will run from the 20 - 27 May 2017. Make sure you get your tickets and embark on this musical journey of love, reconciliation and courage.

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Evolution Café Xperience

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

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Byblos Trading Co at The Palms

A first for the booming coffee industry in Cape Town

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Cosecha
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Cosecha at Noble Hill Wine Estate

Enjoy a stunning breakfast or lunch just outside Cape Town

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Chris Rodgers
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Shipwreck swinger Chris Rogers speaks to CapeTownMag

Chris Rogers; adrenaline junkie, daredevil and adventurist extraordinaire

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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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Rhodes Memorial Restaurant in the Mother City

Stunning eatery and tea garden in Cape Town

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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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The Labia Theatre

Travel back to the golden age of cinema

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Road Closures throughout the Mother's Day weekend

The Old Oak Road bridge will be demolished leaving the N1 highway closed

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GetSmarter
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Cape Town Start Up Bought for $103 million

GetSmarter enters into million dollar partnership

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Cape Town’s emergency call centre receives state-of-the-art upgrade

The Mother City expands its service delivery footprint

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10Q with Nicole
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10 Questions For: Boskasie

Eclectic soul singer and songwriter Nicole Davy, better known as Boskasie, is inspired by the nostalgic sounds of Cape Jazz, ever-present throughout her childhood. She hopes to make the world a better place with her sentimental melodies and earnest lyrics.

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10 Questions For: Ashleigh van der Hoven

Actress and model Ashleigh van der Hoven gives us a little peak into who she is and how she has and still is mastering her craft

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Startupbootcamp launches in Cape Town

First Africa-based program launched April 2017

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Atlantic Point Backpackers in Green Point

Enjoy seaside city sophistication on a shoe-string at this happening high-end Cape Town hostel

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Cost-effective Ways to Keep Warm in Winter

Making cents of staying cosy during Cape Town’s cold season

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Spend a Day at: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Spend the day exploring one of Cape Town’s most special attractions; a tropical jungle on the slope of a stunning mountain

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City of Cape Town considers renaming De Waal Drive

Mother City considers name change in honour of Phillip Kgosana

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The Willaston Bar at The Silo Hotel

Exquisite cocktails and extraordinary views at the Mother City’s hottest new bar

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Cape Town named one of the world's most millennial-friendly cities

With affordable beer and fabulous festivals, the Mother City wins over the youths

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Zaid Osman
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10 Questions For: Zaid Osman

Get to know the guy who can hook you up with the freshest pair of kicks, Zaid Osman. The notable sneaker collector and founder of Sneaker Exchange, one of Africa’s largest sneaker trading events, applied his knowledge of the US (where he spent his formative years growing up) sneaker culture to promote a movement that is sometimes misunderstood by many.

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CTM HERO: Duwayne Joseph Damon

The boy who stole the hearts of a community with a single jump.

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Salaam Keyser
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10 Questions For: Salaam Keyser

Meet Salaam Keyser, a photographer on a journey of telling stories of life, with light. He captured the profound image dubbed ‘Mercy’ and bagged himself the title of overall winner in the Amplify ImageQuest project. We delve into the heart of the man behind the lens.

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The best videos of the Tulip Hotel implosion in Cape Town

Videographers got out of bed early to capture what happens when 100kg of explosives and one of Cape Town’s most little-known hotels have a run in

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Music Videos Filmed in Cape Town

Have a look at these world-famous videos featuring our spectacular city.

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10 Awe-Inspiring Videos of Cape Town

A selection of stunning drone footage and spectacular time-lapse creations showing the Mother City in all her glory

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Best GoPro Videos Shot Around Cape Town

Check out 10 epic action and extreme sports GoPro videos filmed in the Mother City

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Western Cape achieves 100% clean audit

Local government commended on good governance

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Rocking the Daisies #RTD
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Rocking the Daisies collaborates with Oppikoppi

South Africa’s favourite festivals join forces for October 2017 event

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Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon Road Closures

Know your driving-way around Cape Town during the race

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Electricity price increase for Capetonians

The Mother City will experience a hike in utility costs from July 2017

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Metrorail Extends Operating Hours as Bus Strike Starts

Trains will be going the extra mile for commuters.

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Ben Wei
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Ben Wei Asian cuisine in Wembley Square, Gardens

Ben Wei (meaning "original taste"), at Wembley Square in Gardens, offers authentic Asian fare 

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Meg Sproat
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10 Questions For: Meg Sproat

She’s anything but boring; Meg Sproat, takes us on a journey through exciting discoveries via her blog and vlog, Boring Cape Town Chick. The social media executive loves what she does, she also wants to bring people together and be remembered as someone who progressed the culture of blogging.

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What You Need To Know About The Mass March in Cape Town

The protest is not a ‘pass to skip work’ but a day to let your voice be heard!

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Rivkah Hope
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10 Questions For: Rivkah Hope

Meet Rivkah Hope, the globetrotting nomadic songstress. The Cape Town-born singer has been travelling all over the world in the hopes of producing a quality of music that speaks to a diverse audience. Her fresh electronic sound and soulful vocals on her latest EP entitled Globetrotter (for obvious reasons) demonstrates her interesting tales from these travels.

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Cape Town’s Top Tips for Saving Electricity on Earth Day

Cape Town’s residents have been called upon to save power at home on 22 April 2017

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The Good Food & Wine Show welcomes Marco Pierre White

The Godfather of modern cooking comes to Cape Town

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Where to go for foraging, fynbos tastings and apothecary workshops

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Find hidden gems and unique antiques at this vintage market

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Watch the choir that wowed America’s Got Talent Live at Grand West

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A container cafe in a business park with well-priced lunch menu

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11 stories inspired by hip hop and children’s imagination

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Learn where good food comes from, how to read labels, what to avoid and get ...

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Feel the love in the city and make friends across the dancefloor at this house ...

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And see what’s new at the Stellenbosch estate

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Live music and DJs at no charge + half-price drinks + R50 pizza until late

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Learn how to handle yourself on camera

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Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool (or fireside bar) parties on a private ...

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Yoga, meditation and rosé on tap at this Women’s Day brunch in Milnerton

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It’s a 6-sleeper with panoramic views of the Breedkloof valley.

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Stay in a luxury guesthouse and learn about more than 1200 flower species

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With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

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Sample the best that Cape Town’s booming craft beer industry has to offer (and let ...

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Tuck in while you soak in the atmosphere of the city centre

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Discover the mysterious Lavender Lady, an unsinkable coffin, butchering barbers, exhumed ...

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Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

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Enjoy a true South African sundowner at this picturesque venue just outside of ...

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You, a couple friends, sitting at the Corona surfboard tables with your feet in the ...

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End off the working week with a braai under the umbrellas in Green Point – food's ready ...

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Every Friday night the Jack Black stage is lit up with local talent

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What an awesome vibe: Top Franschhoek chefs’ lunch favourite is now open till late (one ...

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Experience the best wines the Western Cape has to offer, all while having fun with Wine ...

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Enjoy this interactive excursion to the bustling community of Langa

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Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark ...

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

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Chill jazzy beats while you enjoy dinner, then the dance floor opens at 9pm till late

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Forget the traffic: watch the sun set to cool SA house vibes with after-work sundowners ...

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And now they have added couture alcoholic cocktails to the menu at this all-day cafe

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Make your kids’ birthday party extra special with outdoor laser tag with Battlefield ...

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A sketch art exhibition retelling stories of Greek mythology from a women’s perspective

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

Toybox_4Step Into The Toybox Universe: Billy ...

Bass … Brazilian bass … Plus a touch of techno and afro-house too

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition To Open At The ...

The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

the_greatest_little_circus_showGravity-defying Trapeze, Acrobatics And ...

Inspired by 'The Greatest Showman', this local circus tells the story of how the ...

friday_night_live_aces_n_spadeA Raucous Night At The Good Bar Where ...

Live music and DJs at no charge + half-price drinks + R50 pizza until late

Ash_EvansBecome A Video Star

Learn how to handle yourself on camera

rotterdamUltimate Bachelorette Party: The Girls ...

Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool (or fireside bar) parties on a private ...

Jedi Tedi 3Drink Rosé & Find Inner Peace

Yoga, meditation and rosé on tap at this Women’s Day brunch in Milnerton

WildFlower2Join The Wild Flower Tour Madiba Did

Stay in a luxury guesthouse and learn about more than 1200 flower species

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

kiff_kombi_gin_tourIt’s Cape Town's Most Spirited Road ...

All aboard, gin lovers. You’re about to discover Cape Town’s hidden gin gems

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Sundoo’s South-Indian-inspired tapas are ideal for that lazy lunch that turns into ...

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Chef Matt Manning serves a two-, three- or five-course brunch

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Discover the mysterious Lavender Lady, an unsinkable coffin, butchering barbers, exhumed ...

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With a coffee brew at the start and a barley brew at the end, the Greyton Brew run is ...

OX Seals 04Smile: You Get 10% Off Seal Snorkelling ...

Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

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Turn the Tigger 2 Royale catamaran into your personal Love Boat, with their special ...

Teen Photography Boot CampTake Your Shot: Photography Boot Camp ...

The course includes live demo training, camera equipment to hire plus an official ...

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Every Friday night the Jack Black stage is lit up with local talent

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Knife will treat you to a free meal on any Saturday that falls in the month of your ...

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Embark on a spiritual Sunday journey through one of the Mother City’s most soulful ...

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Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark ...

Om Revolution vinyasa poseHave an Outdoor Yoga Experience with ...

Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

Coco Safar Dinner NEW 2Indulge In Dinner and Dessert At Coco ...

And now they have added couture alcoholic cocktails to the menu at this all-day cafe

Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag Children's Events Cape TownSave on your kids’ birthday party ...

Make your kids’ birthday party extra special with outdoor laser tag with Battlefield ...

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A sketch art exhibition retelling stories of Greek mythology from a women’s perspective

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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