Bay Harbour Market
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All Roads Lead to The Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay

The crossroads: where South African creativity, culture and kos meet

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KwaAce
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A Stylish Relaunch For Kwa-Ace In Khayelitsha

Fun, entertainment, exclusivity and a new VVIP area at KwaAce

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Bugz Playpark2
Holiday

Cool Family Stuff To Do With Kids Over the Winter Holidays

An all-weather theme park, glow-in-the-dark mini-golf, laser tag, free and indoor activities plus restaurants that love catering for kids

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Wine & Dine

Fancy Dress Costume Hire in Cape Town

Making your way to a dress-up party, Halloween hoedown or masquerade ball? Browse our list of costume hire companies to find the perfect party look!

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Wine & Dine

Happy Hour Specials in Cape Town

Your guide to the when, where and what of after-work drink deals in the Mother City

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18 Gangster Museum
Wine & Dine

An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

A trendy township that’s well worth a visit… or two

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Wine & Dine

HQ: A Decade of Decadent Steaks in the Heart of the Mother City

Headquarters, as the sign reads at the entrance of the history-filled Heritage Square, is sophisticated yet simple

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News

Khayelitsha Benefits From R120m Urban Upgrading Programme

Residents of Harare in Khayelitsha celebrated the opening of two new community buildings, a park and a sports complex

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Best Theatres in and around Cape Town

A round-up of the top playhouses, performance spaces and stages in the Mother City

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News

New South African Immigration Regulation Comes Into Law

The Department of Home Affairs has made the new immigration laws official

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Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

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Holiday

Attractions at the V&A Waterfront

A selection of cultural and historical sights at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town

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Backsberg
Wine & Dine

Restaurants offering food and wine pairings in Cape Town

Go on, spoil yourself to a tasting menu paired with top Cape wine

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BREAKING: New Cape to St Helena Yacht Race Starts December

Excited sailors to celebrate New Year's out on the South Atlantic as the new Cape to St Helena yacht race kicks off 26 December

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10 Questions: Theodore Yach

Two years ago we featured Theodore Yach – who died October 17 2018 – in 10 Questions

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Cape Teddy Bear Fair at Buitenverwachting
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Best Picnic Spots in the Cape Winelands and Surrounds

Sit back, relax and enjoy an outdoor lunch at one of these beautiful wine farms

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Capetown Magazine
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Cape Town Included in World's Top Ten Most Sustainable Cities

New accolade for Cape Town further strengthens its position as one of the leading cities in the world

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Wine & Dine

From Sirloin To T-Bone, Here's Where To Find The Finest Steaks

A selection of Mother City steakhouses serving up sizzling sirloin, fiery fillet and medium-rare rump

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toy run
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Events for Gamers, Bikers, Runners and Lovers of Outdoor Movies and Music this November

Lots to do outdoors and a niche event for gamers at the Castle of Good Hope

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Organic Farming at La Motte Wine Farm
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Green Your Holiday in Cape Town

Turning over a greener leaf: your guide to an eco-friendly stay in the Mother City

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Capetown Magazine
News

Plans to Paint the Mother City Green

Cape Town is fast becoming a leading responsible tourism destination

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Wine & Dine

CHECK OUT THE MENU: Our New Neighbourhood Favourite: ChiCha! Wine Bar

Funky 70s spaceship wine bar meets contemporary tapas eatery

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Social

Discover Disco Fridays and House Saturdays at New Club Wonderland

Now open: New club Wonderland on Buitenkant Street

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Best of CT

Spend a day in: Paarl

Discover the pearl of the Winelands

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Aaldering Luxury Lodge
Holiday

Accommodation in Stellenbosch

This town redefines the classic, weekend break

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Cheese
Wine & Dine

The Real Cheese

Taste and buy South Africa’s best artisanal cheeses in Observatory

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Le Quartier art
Best of CT

10 top restaurants selling art

Visit some of Cape Town’s best restaurants for a visual feast

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LGBT+ Counselling Centres and Shelters in Cape Town

A comprehensive guide to organisations in the Mother City that lend a helping hand to the LGBT+ community

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Best of CT

Healthy Lunches That Won’t Break the Bank

Forgot to bring lunch to work or school? Avoid the junky fast food joints and feed your body’s needs while being kind to your wallet

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Best of CT

Budget restaurants in Cape Town

Our pick of the Mother City’s finest cheap eateries for the prudent and penny-wise

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Start Living on the Loop Side of Life

Long Street's ugly sister has blossomed into a cherry of a Cape Town destination

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Trendiest Places in Cape Town

Restaurants and bars trendier than a hash tag Last Update: 8 June 2017

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News

New: Cape Town's First Hotpod Yoga in Salt River

This yoga in a purple cocoon-like pod is an otherworldly experience

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Swellendam
Holiday

Cool and Exciting Places to Stay in Swellendam

From five-star hotels and guest farms to backpackers and campsites, plus: loads of exciting things to do in and around Swellendam

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Vortex Trance
News

Cape Town Trance Party Schedule

Your guide to the sickest summer psy and electronic music festivals of the 2018 season!

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Truth coffee
Wine & Dine

Discovering Cape Town’s Coffee Shops and Artisan Roasteries

They do it by hand; meet the roasters making our local 'black gold'!

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Origin Coffee Roasters in Cape Town
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The Rise of Coffee Culture in Cape Town

We travel back in time to trace the fresh aroma of the much-loved java bean in the Mother City

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kukoma
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New: First Taste of R15 Third-Wave Coffee in Simon's Town

A fascinating barista, fast Wi-Fi, home-brewing workshops and a unique new “kindness” coffee experience at all-new Kukoma Coffee Co. on St George’s Street

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Best of CT

Spend a Day in: Simon’s Town

Spend a day exploring Cape Town’s oldest naval port and its surrounding village

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Deer Park Cafe Cape Town
Wine & Dine

Kid-friendly Restaurants in Cape Town

Keep it in the family with eateries that are child-friendly too

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Best of CT

Night Markets in Cape Town

Shop to your heart’s content after the work day is done at these one-of-a-kind evening bazaars in and around the Mother City

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Best of CT

Spend a Day in: Hout Bay

Spend some time in the Republic of Hout Bay

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Wine & Dine

Café Roux: good values, good food and good times

This family focussed café style restaurant at the Noordhoek Farm Village is a great place to unwind

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Wine & Dine

Renowned Chef George Jardine Opens Up New Eatery in the Cape Winelands

The seventh restaurant under his name, this restaurant is serving up Jardine’s signature beef with bearnaise and souffle

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Wakaberry Frozen Yoghurt Bars in Cape Town

South Africa’s favourite self-service, soft-serve stores open in the Mother City

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My Sugar - 2
Best of CT

Best Milkshakes in Cape Town

Where is the best place to get a delicious gourmet milkshake? We know!

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Best of CT

Where to Find the Best Ice Cream in Cape Town

The inside scoop on the top venues keeping Cape Town cool

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Discover Stellenbosch Village Museum
Holiday

The Ultimate Guide to Things to Do in Stellenbosch

Markets, museums, tours and other fun and exciting adventure activities in this famous Cape Winelands town

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Bacini
Best of CT

Best Pizza Places in Cape Town

Cheesus crust we love pizza!

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The Gardens Collectors Club
Wine & Dine

Behind A Pink Door And a Fence Sits An Exciting New Place

Gardens Collectors Club is waiting to be discovered

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Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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

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

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New to the surfing game? You’re in good hands at African Soul Surfer

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This week-long surf and yoga camp includes breakfast, accommodation and all your ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

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Enjoy a delicious wood-fired pizza while taking a tour of the crocodile pond or the snake ...

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Live DJ, killer cocktails, 38 gourmet milkshakes and the chance to meet exciting new ...

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All aboard, gin lovers! Here’s what to expect on a tour of Cape Town’s quaintest, ...

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Members only: Luxury co-working office space Cartel House serves up hot and fresh ...

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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Make Easter exciting with these events, holiday destinations and braai spots

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Dance, laugh, love and share all Easter weekend long with Vortex Parallel Universe.

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

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

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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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