Valentine's Day 2021
Social

Things to do for Valentine’s Day: fun is in the air

Celebrate your love (or loves) at lunch, with a picnic or art, and other romantic ideas

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Kiff Kombi Tours
Holiday

Who doesn’t love a road trip?

Even a true local will find something new to discover in and around Cape Town

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Little Stream Farmhouse Deli
Best of CT

Little Stream Farmhouse Deli, Cape Town’s best-kept picnic secret

There are hidden sculptures, garden swing-sets and a bamboo fort the kids will love

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Spur Veg
Wine & Dine

Spur’s delicious vegan burger is just in time for Veganuary

Be vegan for a month (but don’t miss out on the special flavour you love)

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Features

Mom and baby reunite after feared death from COVID-19

Incredible mother beats COVID -19 and reunites with lost baby boy

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casa labia
Wine & Dine

Casa Labia: this Italian monument could be yours for the night

Glamorous decor, panoramic seaside views, fine dining and a soundtrack of waves

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Spacious and luxurious rooms
Wine & Dine

Old Foundry Hotel: a chic digital hub in Cape Town

It’s close to beaches, the Waterfront, and is central for business & leisure travellers  

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Beyond Restaurant
Wine & Dine

Peter Tempelhoff's new Constantia restaurant beyond is sublime

Menu is fresh, plus you can relax on the lush lawns

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Iziko Museums
Holiday

Uncover South African secrets at these Iziko Museums exhibits

Understand protest music, see into the life of a Bo-Kaap family + other African history

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Barstaurant Family Restaurant
Wine & Dine

Barstaurant: top sushi, gorgeous sea views, family friendly

False Bay’s newest restaurant has a jungle gym, great menu and good wine

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Small Town Bucket List
Wildlife & Nature

The Western Cape small towns bucket list

Locals share the special experiences in their small towns

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penguin colony
Wildlife & Nature

See rare African penguins in two beautiful Cape environments

Visit them in Boulders and Stony Point Nature Reserve + both coastal drives there are gorgeous

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New Years Eve Stream
Wine & Dine

New Year’s Eve 2020/2021: No more 20 plenty but...

Countdown to the Beam of Hope and stream the best Lockdown party ever

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Harold Porter Botanical Gardens
Wildlife & Nature

Hike Harold Porter garden + see Betty’s Bay’s prettiest waterfall

Find a shady spot on the manicured lawns and spread out a picnic or swim in a fresh river pool

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Social

Cartel House: the ideal address for the digital traveller

It’s a hotel, an office, and has entertainment options all in one space

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Features

Lift Airline: it's reasonable + has good perks

Here's what you want to know: kids fly half-price in December, there are no cancellation fees + you can do a wine-tasting onboard

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Cartel House Rooftop
Wine & Dine

Appreciate art and connect (safely) at First Thursday

Cape Town’s local artists show their work, plus there’s live entertainment and good food

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Two Oceans Aquarium Birthday Free2
Holiday

Things to do for free in Cape Town

Markets, hikes and picnics in the park – the best free things to do in the city

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Cruxland - Gin Distilleries
Wine & Dine

Gin Distilleries in and around Cape Town

Our guide to the best creators of gin in Cape Town, and where to find them!  

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Wine & Dine

Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

Function venues with a difference, plus plenty of traditional options, for your next event

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Zsa Zsa Restaurant Dress up and get spoiled at the showy ...

Attention-grabbing cocktails, a decadent menu + surprise performances

Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel Locals stay free at this Boutique Hotel

Spectacular offer: This is what we know

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Western Cape has recorded 285 640 recoveries + administered 65 666 vaccines

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Zsa Zsa Restaurant 7 Things to do this week(end)

Wild nights out at Zsa Zsa’s, a camping trip escape + limited-edition wine

Cloud 9Sunday 9 May: Ideas to make Mother’s ...

3-course lunch, high tea, make your own floral arrangement + 10 more 

Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel Locals stay free at this Boutique Hotel

Spectacular offer: This is what we know

Gabriëlskloof Wine EstateReaders special: 10% off at ...

It’s relaxed, there’s space for kids to play + dogs are welcome

Kiff Kombis Tours Kiff Kombi local special: fall in love ...

Travel, eat, drink with friends in a vibey kombi, driver included (20% off price)

Wolfkop Camping Villages and Nature ReserveWolfkop holiday specials: glamp for up ...

Plus 9 activities also at half-price: bodyboard the Olifants, hike, see rock paintings ...

Produce marketBuy fresh fruit and veg from the farm + ...

Fresh Produce Market is in 3 locations + 1st 100 to buy get free goods

Whale Rock LodgeWhales, wine and a special reader’s ...

Get 10% off your Hermanus holiday plus a complimentary bottle of wine

Gallery 19 high streetFirst Fridays, the social event in ...

Talk to gallerists, art lovers and drink wine from this famous region

Chard Grill Weekly burger specials plus 2 happy ...

R99 for two burgers and R30 for all wine, beer and gin

Hermanus Guest HouseBook a luxe Hermanus stay on this ...

Colourful, central + opposite a gorgeous (safe) tidal pool

Burgundy RestaurantYour guide to eating at Burgundy ...

Beer-battered hake + chips, seafood pasta and a local delicacy

CoupleWhat to watch at The Galileo open-air ...

Classic movies on Fridays to Sundays.

Windsor HotelIncredible room specials at Windsor ...

Now and during whale season. Plus one kid under 12 stays free

Ficks cocktail 2Ficks: the best sundowner pinchos bar ...

Pair wine, cocktails and mocktails with pinchos and a spectacular sea view

Riebeek Kasteel EventGallery Riebeek Kasteel shows off the ...

This country village also offers good food, excellent wine + lots of history

Rupert Museum Add Rupert Museum to your Stellenbosch ...

Legendary Sam Nhlengethwa has an exhibition and playing personal vinyl collection

Glen carlouFine art, excellent wine, delicious ...

Take the day and visit this top wine farm to view local art and eat exceptional food

Maker's LandingMaker’s Landing, the Waterfront’s ...

Sticky koesisters, authentic Cape Malay curry and gorgeous harbour views

T-Roc PartnerPre-order the T-Roc from Barons Cape ...

The T-Roc is here. Test drive now and pre-order to spec!

LeMottetastingVirtual and on-site wine tastings at ...

Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

La MotteSip and Swirl the Nectar of Yesteryear ...

These wines are limited + can only be tasted here

Cloud 9 Boutique Hotel Locals stay free at this Boutique Hotel

Spectacular offer: This is what we know

Kiff Kombis Tours Kiff Kombi local special: fall in love ...

Travel, eat, drink with friends in a vibey kombi, driver included (20% off price)

Wolfkop Camping Villages and Nature ReserveWolfkop holiday specials: glamp for up ...

Plus 9 activities also at half-price: bodyboard the Olifants, hike, see rock paintings ...

Whale Rock LodgeWhales, wine and a special reader’s ...

Get 10% off your Hermanus holiday plus a complimentary bottle of wine

Gallery 19 high streetFirst Fridays, the social event in ...

Talk to gallerists, art lovers and drink wine from this famous region

Chard Grill Weekly burger specials plus 2 happy ...

R99 for two burgers and R30 for all wine, beer and gin

Hermanus Guest HouseBook a luxe Hermanus stay on this ...

Colourful, central + opposite a gorgeous (safe) tidal pool

Burgundy RestaurantYour guide to eating at Burgundy ...

Beer-battered hake + chips, seafood pasta and a local delicacy

CoupleWhat to watch at The Galileo open-air ...

Classic movies on Fridays to Sundays.

Windsor HotelIncredible room specials at Windsor ...

Now and during whale season. Plus one kid under 12 stays free

Ficks cocktail 2Ficks: the best sundowner pinchos bar ...

Pair wine, cocktails and mocktails with pinchos and a spectacular sea view

Riebeek Kasteel EventGallery Riebeek Kasteel shows off the ...

This country village also offers good food, excellent wine + lots of history

Rupert Museum Add Rupert Museum to your Stellenbosch ...

Legendary Sam Nhlengethwa has an exhibition and playing personal vinyl collection

Glen carlouFine art, excellent wine, delicious ...

Take the day and visit this top wine farm to view local art and eat exceptional food

Maker's LandingMaker’s Landing, the Waterfront’s ...

Sticky koesisters, authentic Cape Malay curry and gorgeous harbour views

LeMottetastingVirtual and on-site wine tastings at ...

Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

La MotteSip and Swirl the Nectar of Yesteryear ...

These wines are limited + can only be tasted here

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7 Things to do this week(end)

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