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View from one of the Sanpark hiking trails on Table Mountain
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My Activity Permit

Table Mountain National Park introduces new recreational permit

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Mangata Restaurant
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Mangata Restaurant in Simon’s Town

The best contemporary cuisine combined with great Simon’s Town views

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Mary Anne Constable
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10 Questions For: Mary Anne Constable

Architect, journalist, singer and songwriter Mary Anne Constable is a symbol of hard work and determination. Mary Anne effortlessly marries her many passions and shares them with the world.

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Running routes in Cape Town

A selection of the best places to pound the pavement in Cape Town and surrounds

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10 top superfoods in Cape Town and surrounds

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's super food!

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CapeTownMag Heroes: Lifesaving Surfers

Catching a wave or catching a breathe?

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Siphosethu Phikelela
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10 Questions For: Siphosethu Phikelela

An emblem of combining one’s passion with one’s sense of self – isiXhosa-poet, Siphosethu Phikelela, has been writing since the age of 13 and was crowned the 2016 champion of the Open Book Festival Poetry Slam. Her talent also gave her the chance to get published in sport, arts and community activism magazine, Sparkling Women.

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Specials for Students in Cape Town

Use your student card to get discounts on meals, drinks and everything cool in Cape Town!

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South African Public Holidays

The Mzansi calendar is full of national holidays that reflect and celebrate the country’s wealth of cultural diversity!

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10 Questions For: Chelsea Macleod

This Cape Town-born model and actress is definitely not afraid to chase after her dreams. Chelsea Macleod has recently made a move from SA to the USA in order to fulfill her dreams of being an actress and producer in Hollywood.

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Club Lenin in Blouberg

Prime hotspot for night owls in the Mother City

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Festive season in Cape Town

Deck the halls and have a sunny Christmas and New Year’s season in Cape Town

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Sharks
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City’s Beach-Goers Urged To Be Cautious

Forget ghost-busters, become a shark spotter.

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Cape Town Among Leading City Investment Magnets

The City never seizes to impress.

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Craig Hinds
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10 Questions For: Craig Hinds

Iconic South African rock band, Watershed, is touring around the country. We took it in our stride to catch up with the band’s front man, Craig Hinds, who established the band in 1998 and also managed to set up his solo career in the process. 

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Refuse Collection To Operate As Per Norm

Cleanliness is next to Godliness.

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CapeTownMag Hero: Paul Steyn

One step for man, one giant leap for mankind.

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Mitchells Plain Commuters Get Free Connectivity

Home is where Wi-Fi connects automatically.

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Have a Safe Summer on Cape Town's Beaches

The City of Cape Town urges beach users to assist in making this a safe summer

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Tsoku Maela
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10 Questions For: Tsoku Maela

Conceptual photographer Tsoku Maela is able to turn almost anything into a masterpiece by reinterpreting the world through his lens. The visual storyteller was awarded the 2016 Standard Bank Rising Star Award and boasts a body of work that’s not only appealing to the eye, but also enthralling.

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10 Questions For: Jade Hübner

SABC3’s Top Billing TV presenter and Bachelor of Commerce scholar Jade Hübner has shown the world, through her ambition and determination, that she is more than just a pretty face.

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Kids' Overview
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Stuck for things to do this December holidays?

School’s out: Keep your kids busy this summer with these amazing summer activities in and around Cape Town

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Olwethu Trom
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10 Questions For: Olwethu Trom

Meet the first Capetonian to win the acclaimed Viceroy Makoya Mix DJ Search competition– DJ Ozzil Waves, also known as Olwethu Trom. The stakes were high but he pushed on to become victorious and was crowned the master of the one’s and two’s over many other competitive participants. 

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Cape Town Sevens Rugby Tournament 2
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City Scores Hat-Trick With HSBC Sevens Deal

Cecil Afrika is not the only one that’s scoring!

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Myciti Bus
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Cape Town leads the way to a green economy by introducing the first electric bus in Africa

Electric bus service promises to boost Cape Town’s economy in 2018

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Caracal
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Burghers Walk Temporarily Closed

Anyone joining the catwalk?

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ProTea Cape Town: The Professional Teatox

Cleanse, revitalise and detox your body with this powerful five-ingredient health tea

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Sam and Danny
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CapeTownMag Hero: Samantha Grass

Charity really does start at home.

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Nik Rabinowitz
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10 Questions For: Nik Rabinowitz

With his series of ‘Fortyfied’ shows starting at the Baxter Theatre, we thought it a good idea to catch up with Cape Town-born comedian – Nik Rabinowitz. The humorist is also an actor and writer who has made several guest appearances on comedy shows, which includes the British panel show, Mock the Week. 

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Wake up with Rooster Mornings: A Social Alarm App

The application making people excited to wake up and hear their morning alarm clock

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Stinky Beach
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Cape Beaches Raise Concerns

Is enough being done to save our beaches?

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10 Questions For: Maya and Kahlil

YouTube never ceases to amaze us with its fresh and humorous content. Meet the latest online craze, Maya and Kahlil Visser. The brother and sister duo started their own YouTube channel after their SuzelleDIY parodies went viral. They have since collaborated with the likes of comedians Anne Hirsch, Marc Lottering and even with SuzelleDIY.

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Cape Town Festive Lights 2016: “Let’s get on with it Cape Town – City of Ideas”

The Mother City welcomes the Festive Season with the Adderley Street Festive Lights Switch-On event taking place 4 December 2016 at 4pm

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Welcome The Sunny Summer Season

Time to soak up some sun and get your tan on.

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Activists Create Awareness for 16 Days of Activism in Cape Town

Cape Town activists beat drums in a symbolic demonstration against gender-based violence

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World Aids Day
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SA Launches HIV Vaccine Trial

Historical Vaccine Trial Underway In South Africa.

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Kerwyn August
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CapeTownMagHero: Kerwyn August

Bachelor Party Of Compassion.

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Mannequin Challenge
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Cape Town Joins The Mannequin Challenge

Camps Bay sunbathers strike a frozen pose.

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Summer in Cape Town
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Uber Deals in Cape Town this Summer

Uber offers promotional discounts on rides in the Mother City this festive season

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7 Reasons You Should Spend Your summer in Cape Town

Here’s why the Mother City’s summer sun will light up your life this festive season – and why you won’t be able to get enough of it.

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Shelley Nicole Christians
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10 Questions For: Shelley Nicole Christians

Talk about a quadruple threat! Cape Town-born-and-based actress, model, dancer and choreographer, Shelley Nicole Christians, surely knows how to keep an audience entertained. She is also well-known as one of the Top 16 contestants on the second season of the SABC1 reality dance show, So You Think You Can Dance. 

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Wine or Beer Ice Lollies, Anyone?

Keep cool this summer with these tasty alcoholic frozen-treats from NOMAD Bistro Fusion in Cape Town

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Pod Of 60 Humpback Whales Spotted In Cape Town

Incredible Footage Of 60 Humpback Whales Having A Feeding Frenzy.

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Mother City’s Housing Project Wins First Place

Cape Town and partners' housing project named best in South Africa.

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Moyin Oloruntoba
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10 Questions For: Moyin Oloruntoba

Moyin Oloruntoba is a Cape Town-based fashion, celebrity news and pop culture blogger and vlogger. The Nigerian-born 25-year-old is certainly making her mark in the world of media after being named the 2016 Fairlady Magazine Rising Star. What’s more, her popular YouTube channel The A1 has got the attention of an international audience. 

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Christmas gift ideas inspired by Cape Town

A selection of unique and thoughtful Christmas gift ideas that don’t cost the earth

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Vincent Ntunja
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10 Questions For: Vincent Ntunja

Cape Town born and based South African basketball player, model, actor and philanthropist Vincent Ntunja is not only tall, dark and handsome, but also a man of many talents. Aside from being a star in his own right, this youth enthusiast seeks to make a great impact on young lives. 

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Cape Town Summer Playlist

Get into that warm season vibe with some of Cape Town’s finest musicians and beat makers. 

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