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New Restaurants And Experiences to Discover and Share

Your new favourite spot is waiting to be discovered... 

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Make Slime, Attend A Parade, And Watch Cricket Legends For Free

Awesome activities to make school holidays less taxing for parents

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Want To See A Ghost Riding A Motorbike?

Art, food, beer, music, tattoos and more  in a revamped 1670 heritage building

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Be the First to Drive the VW e-Golf in the Western Cape

How does it feel to drive a car that makes no sound?

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Awesome Adventures and Activities at These Epic Camp Sites

From dog-friendly campsites, canoeing, and 4X4 drives to little-known gems 

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Things To Do For Valentine’s Day: Fun Is In The Air

Things for couples, singles, and friends over the entire Valentine’s weekend

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Special and Hidden Rooftop Bars In the City: Killer Views, Sleek Looks and Winning Vibes

Views and delicious drinks are a given, but these rooftop bars have a little something extra to offer

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Loadshedding Update: Suspended

Eskom has suspended loadshedding 

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10 Last-minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

They’ll never guess you didn’t plan this months ago

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NOW OPEN: Cannabis Infused Seafood, Carvery From A Celebrated Chef

Get a CBD-infused pretzel sandwich, or take it up a notch with CBD cocktails on First Thursdays

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The Taste Of Portuguese Pregos In Sea Point

Terracotta hues, interesting Portuguese ceramics, and beautiful illustrations 

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Date Ideas – From First Date To 50th Anniversary

Something for everyone: Food, adventure, relaxed activities, and adrenaline-pumping experiences

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Yoga, Spirituality And Music Are On The Cards This March

Three major jazz events and a Cricket World Cup in Cape Town

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Light And Bright Oasis To Relax And Learn Art Skills In The City

Art gallery, a kids' corner designed by a 4-year-old, and pink babycinos

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A Bevy Of Buffets, All-You-Can-Eat Feasts and Harvest Tables

A bounty of breakfast and lunch buffet – from country cooking and sushi to Italian and halaal

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Hip Bistro: Charlie on Kloof Nek

It's got vintage decor, mountain views, and contemporary food seven days a week

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Things to do for Free in Cape Town

Short on cash? Here is a treasure trove of free things to do in the Mother City

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Outdoor restaurants with a sea view in Cape Town and surrounds

A guide to Mother City eateries with refreshing ocean vistas and menus to match

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See Small Marine Life Up Close At These Tidal Pools, Plus Get in a Good Splash

From hidden gems to popular pools, here are 13 swimming spots

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Ficks: Hermanus’ New Idyllic Summer Hangout

Set on the edges of a sparkling blue tidal pool and ocean, Ficks serves pinchos, flammkuchen, cocktails and wine

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Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

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

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Sunsets And Fairy Lights At This Beachside Eatery

Make a toast to a beautiful day in Hermanus right on the beach

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A Diverse Guide To Cape Town’s Braai Spots

Venues where you can swim, bring alcohol, windsurf and more

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Snug Life: Cosy Restaurants With Fireplaces

Baby, it’s cold outside… stay toasty with fireside drinking and dining

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Vegetarian and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants, Plus: Amazing Desserts Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Finally: from child-friendly veggie spots to places where you can proudly ask for the vegan menu. This is where to take all your friends

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These Tshisanyamas Have More Than Meat on the Menu

Today’s tshisanyamas offer more than meat, pap and chakalaka

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New Year’s Eve 2019/2020: From The Party Of The Year To Silent Retreats

Also where the fireworks, fine-dining, family festivities are happening

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Free, New and Secret on Bree Street

17 Things to (re)discover on one of Cape Town most-visited streets

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A New Quaint Cafe That Serves Coffee, Lunch And Vinyl

Chat, learn, eat, relax, listen to vinyl classics, grab a book and admire local art at Café Zör in the Bo-Kaap

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kykNET Finalist Chef Offers New Reason for Road Trip to Swellendam (and you can even stay over)

Comforting country cuisine, burgers and free beer, and soup and sherry for R55 at the new Rotterdam Restaurant

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Grub and Vine Matches Fine Dining with Bistro To Perfection

Chef Matt Manning does it all with so much flair

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From Rockpools To Rooftop Luxury Baths

 62 pools of various sizes and types to try out

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Soak Up The Views From Your Private Deck On The Ultimate Glamping Experience

AfriCamps have created 11 beautiful boutique tented camps in South Africa, and each is totally unique

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La Parada On Bree Has Live Music, Tapas And Spanish Flair

Croquetas, tacos, popcorn made from cauliflower and an all-over good time, plus happy hour from 5PM to 7PM every weekday

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Unique Yoga Studios in Cape Town & Surrounds

Get your downward dog on with this comprehensive list of Cape Town’s best yoga studios.

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Watch: Heartwarming Video About The Holiday Heroes Who Get Us Home Safe

Taxi driver Saul Makhodo got the surprise of a lifetime from Bavaria

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NEW: Tom Kha, Charred Pork Salad And Gin Downstairs

Taste the entire menu when you order their “One of Everything” option

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The Colorful Stories, Songs, History Of The Kaapse Klopse

Also known as the Cape Town Minstrel Carnival, it happens on 4 January 2020

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Things To Do With Kids That Parents Will Enjoy Too

Indoor, outdoor, dry or rainy, with animals, adults and other kids – in the city or in the suburbs

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Quirky, Sexy, Cool Last-minute Christmas Gifts

Festive gift and experience ideas  

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Guide To Tipping In South Africa

Car guards, petrol attendants, safari rangers and trackers, and other service industry workers

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Unique Things To Do With Teenagers This Summer

From seal snorkeling to learning to code in the field of robotics – for your teens in Cape Town

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NEW: La Colombe’s Indian-inspired Eatery To Open In Franschhoek

It’s a tasting menu with an ever-rolling sorbet trolley of palate cleansers

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Free Jazz And Jive Concerts + A Running Event By Usain Bolt This January

See Cape Town’s fastest kids and catch an iconic music group in Paarl

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Nominate A Friend's New Business For R60k's Worth Of Activation

Over the past six years, CapeTownMagazine.com has activated over 300 new businesses. Now you, too, can also support entrepreneurs by nominating a friend’s new business for our #CapeTownMagNew project 

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6 Rad Reasons to Hire a Car With AroundAboutCars

From special rates to discount accommodation, this team will help you get more out of Cape Town

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Budget Car Rental Companies in Cape Town

A selection of reliable, cheap car hire agents in the Mother City

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New Experiences: Unique Day Tours For Exploring The Cape

Something nice. Something unique. Something you find out about from your best friends.

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Psst. Our Alternative Bucket List of Hidden Gems

It’s the smallest most unique hidden places that make a city. That make your day. Our team is sharing theirs.

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Sailing, live music, DJs, dancing and a floating pool

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There’s a range of games, from strategic to free play

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Experiment with an array of movement arts in one place

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Cape Town homebrewers put their best beer forward

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You’ll be treated to a three-course set menu, canapés and a bottle ...

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A Time 100, a New Yorker cover artist, award-winning engineer among the 35 creatives ...

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Anything and everything will be made fun of in Juliet Jenkin’s new satire

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Come out to support comedians you know... and new ones you’ll love

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Enjoy tapas, craft gin, and live music

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Sociable, mindful, fun and affordable group yoga classes in the park or on the beach

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Check out the anti-serious wine pairing in the Western Cape with Polkadraai & Popcorn

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There are no crowds here. Just you, the seals and the guides

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From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

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

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16 teambuilding activities and why they work

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And drink in the view of Table Mountain across the bay

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From R18 coffee to half-price burgers

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Idyllic Swellendam farm accommodation with a special game drive and picnic amongst the ...

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Find old gems, childhood classics, best sellers and out-of-print books.

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Improve your fitness, strength and overall functionality with the Functional Performance ...

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Get a discount on drinks and tapas before local musicians step up to entertain you

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Just use the promo code when booking a 4X4 and camping equipment

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Vegan options, halaal-friendly, casual but beautifully decorated: Sundoo South Indian ...

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Live Thursdays: Come in your slops to this chic Camps Bay spot for great food and live ...

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See a once-in-a-lifetime spectacle with shark experts in Gansbaai

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Get two sushi plates, pay for one, plus women also get 50% off on all cocktails on ...

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Great films, fabulous scenery, delicious food and cosy seats – look forward to a night ...

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Take your taste buds on a tour of Japan

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Anything and everything will be made fun of in Juliet Jenkin’s new satire

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Come out to support comedians you know... and new ones you’ll love

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Use “capetownmagazine” at check out when you book online with Cape Town Experiences

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Great specials: 2-for-1 on Fridays, oysters and bubbly on Sundays

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DJ Tanner, DJ Cosher, ALT EGO and Acoustic Element, plus happy hour and tapas

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Check out the anti-serious wine pairing in the Western Cape with Polkadraai & Popcorn

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

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There are plenty of accommodation options at this winery that sits between Stellenbosch ...

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

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

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

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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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Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

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