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Adamastor Table Mountain Greek God
Cape Confidential

Table Mountain Myths and Legends

We explore the fables and folktales that surround the Mother City’s flat-topped landmark 

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CTMag Blog

Bullying in Cape Town

What’s the deal with bullying?

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Westridge pools
News

Public Pools in Cape Town close

Another effort by The Mother City to save water

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Wine & Dine

Champagne at breakfast is allowed, if it’s free

While Cape Town’s liquor trading hours aims to prevent alcohol abuse, it also makes paid for champagne breakfasts illegal

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Happytown Healthy Fast Food Restaurant Smoothie
Best of CT

Summer dishes in the Mother City

Healthy and delicious meals as shared by Capetonians

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Comedy Club
Social

A Singles Guide To Valentines Day

Updated 2 February 2017 As if you needed a Valentine to have a good time? We've put together a comprehensive list that ensures a super Valentine's Day for single folk!

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danine naidoo
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Danine Naidoo

Cape Town-born fashionista, television presenter and publicist, Danine Naidoo, is turning heads in the industry with her daring personality and willingness to work hard for whatever she wants. The born-entertainer was certainly made for success.

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Martins
Social

Hidden Gem: Martins Bakery

Although well known to the Diep River locals, Martins Bakery is one of those gems everyone should know about.

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Silo Hotel
News

Silo Hotel opens in The V&A Waterfront

Boutique accommodation to open in Cape Town

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Mathew Gold
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Mathew Gold

Best known for his smooth and dreamy vocals, Mathew Moolman also known as Mathew Gold has created a name for himself in the music industry. With tracks like ‘Lay Down’ and ‘Nevermind’, this Cape Town-born muso is sure to make your heart melt.

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Coffee Heart
Out!

All you need is love

... and a few restaurant ideas to make your Valentine happy!

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UberEATS
News

The UberEATS app is here!

Delivery, anyone?

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Boitumelo and Aphiwe
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Boitumelo and Aphiwe

Introducing two of SABC3’s freshest faces – the presenters of Yum.Me – Boitumelo Moloto, also known as Melo, and Aphiwe Kani. The duo believe that they were destined for stardom after they first started working together at another popular TV show, Hectic Nine-9, during the show’s ‘Hectic Takeover’ edition.

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Kreef Red Listed
News

Cape Restaurant Joins Endangered Kreef Menu Boycott

Some restaurants actually have a Shellfish attitude!

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Queen Mary 2
News

The Queen Mary 2 Sails into Cape Town

The glamorous Queen of the ocean sets her sights on the Mother City!

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Nolitha Qhuma
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Nolitha Qhuma

Hailing from Khayelitsha, Nolitha Qhuma has created a name for herself in the world of design. The fashion designer and master seamstress has created a unique fashion brand – Rea ’Nubia – that embodies African authenticity. Her aim is to inspire her fellow peers to reach their full potential and live their purpose as she does.

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Out!

Get to the top of Table Mountain and Back for Less

Exciting things are afoot with the launch of a new Cable Card

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My Green Card for access to any of the SanParks National parks
Out!

12 reasons to buy My Green Card for Table Mountain National Park

A year long chance to visit 12 great places for the price of one Cape Point entry

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cape2rio
News

South African Yacht Takes Third At Cape2Rio

Teamwork and the wind make for a smooth sail!

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Jamian Fortune
10 Questions

10 Questions For: Jamian Fortune

Magician Jamian Fortune will assure you that magic is indeed real! The rising star of magic is one of the most talented students at the College of Magic having recently won the 2016 Western Cape Junior Magic Championships and the College of Magic 2016 Close-Up magic contest.

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old cape town pier
News

Ancient Harbour Pier Discovered in Cape Town

Historical discovery takes the Mother City back in time.

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View from one of the Sanpark hiking trails on Table Mountain
News

My Activity Permit

Table Mountain National Park introduces new recreational permit

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Mangata Restaurant
Wine & Dine

Mangata Restaurant in Simon’s Town

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

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Mary Anne Constable
10 Questions

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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Ukuma Active Wear
Best of CT

Running routes in Cape Town

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

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Best of CT

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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camps bay beach & rocks
Best of CT

CapeTownMag Heroes: Lifesaving Surfers

Catching a wave or catching a breathe?

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Siphosethu Phikelela
10 Questions

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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Tribakery Cavendish
Best of CT

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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Womens day zuidafrika
Social

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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chelsea Macleod
10 Questions

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
Social

Club Lenin in Blouberg

Prime hotspot for night owls in the Mother City

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Jana Ludtke Fynbos
Holiday

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
News

City’s Beach-Goers Urged To Be Cautious

Forget ghost-busters, become a shark spotter.

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cape town
News

Cape Town Among Leading City Investment Magnets

The City never seizes to impress.

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Craig Hinds
10 Questions

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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CCT
News

Refuse Collection To Operate As Per Norm

Cleanliness is next to Godliness.

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Paul Steyn
Best of CT

CapeTownMag Hero: Paul Steyn

One step for man, one giant leap for mankind.

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wifi
City News

Mitchells Plain Commuters Get Free Connectivity

Home is where Wi-Fi connects automatically.

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life saver ring rescue
Holiday

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
10 Questions

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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jade hubner
10 Questions

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
Holiday

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
10 Questions

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
News

City Scores Hat-Trick With HSBC Sevens Deal

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

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In-store tastings and a unique wine selection in the suburbs

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Follow our boys as they try to re-establish SA as an African football force.

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Beat the Sunday blues with wine, tapas and live music

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See a uniquely presented story of the iconic Umkhonto weSizwe youths at UCT

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Royaltea at the V&A Food Market is offering one of their special teas at half the price

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Grub & Vine’s #VineNight hosts a different wine farm

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Every Wednesday is ribs day at Knife Restaurant in Century City. Plus it’s happy hour

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Sample some fine wines and meet the makers behind your favourite tipple

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Take your kids to a show that proves magic is real and taught in Cape Town!

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See a uniquely presented story of the iconic Umkhonto weSizwe youths at UCT

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Hiking, biking, canopy tours and luxury glamping just 50 minutes outside of Cape Town

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View for free: A new collection of hand-forged metal furniture and sculpture rippling ...

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And Cafe Paradiso has a weekend seafood platter special for two

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All-new DIY gin bar, double your wine every Wednesday, PLUS: an all-new menu to share

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Plus see Bonaparte’s cut-glass crystal goblets and taste the modern version of his ...

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A family game drive with a difference at Vredenheim

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The chance to see ocean and bird life at sunrise and get to work on time

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A hidden gem on Orphan street: Small and intimate bistro-style eatery with extra-special ...

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Fill up your plate and tuck into a tasty lunch spread every Wednesday and Thursday: From ...

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Throw a party unlike any other at the Mother City’s underwater wonderland

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Share the experience at Cape Town Comedy Club in the Waterfront’s Pumphouse every ...

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

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Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool parties on a private guest farm in ...

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Haskell Vineyards offers patrons a delicious meal and glass of wine at a discounted price

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