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Attention-grabbing cocktails, a decadent menu + surprise performances

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Guide To Tipping In South Africa

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Oceans of daisies, carpets of wildflowers and pro tips for maximising flower season

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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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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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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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Kong, the city’s hottest new bar and grill in De Waterkant

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Seaside Cafe Meets Bistro in the Southern Burbs

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Rock music, whiskey sours and old school army decor at Cargo on Kloof

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Tuesdays are ribs days (and nights) at Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Foreshore

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Hike and wine tasting every last Sunday at Cape Point Vineyards

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Join The Harvest Friday Run Club in Newlands or Muizenberg

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Be a pirate, detective or prisoner at HintHunt Africa every Friday (closes late)

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

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Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

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Harald’s Bar & Terrace is where locals and tourists mingle

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Life isn’t fair. But you can be (and win). It takes 2 minutes

Drumstruck performersDrumstruck at Silvermist! African drum ...

Drumstruck is back from Broadway and playing for a limited run in Cape Town

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Book a picnic basket, get it delivered to the park + do interactive workshops

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Order 1 bottle to many cases online or in store, get it delivered same day, cold

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Make your own at Distillers Union + get beer and pizza at Sweet River Brewery

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Help an artist create an art piece and learn to make origami from a pro

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Craft beer, kids playpark, aqua golf, target shooting, donkeys and more

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Silent disco, wine barrel tables + rock star murals at Black Elephant Vintners

Blue Train ParkKids Party Idea: Take a ride on the ...

BOOK Now and let the outdoor adventure begin!

Breathwork Africa foundation3+ ways to get your breath back and ...

Classes, courses, retreats on conscious breathing run by the trainers leading the global ...

The Blue Room interiorLive jazz at The Blue Room

Dine, drink cocktails while top local muzos jam at this moody new bar

Taj kids bedHere’s an unbeatable deal: Kids stay ...

You’ll get 2 interleading rooms, 1 harbour + canal cruise and royal treatment

The Galileo open air cinemaThe Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape ...

The Galileo screens at a different wine farm every Saturday. See schedule

Leopard's Leap FamilyLeopards Leap serves succulent ...

Family-style lunches are its speciality, plus there’s a big lawn for kids to play on

White Shark Cage Diving - BoatSpectacular rates on shark-cage diving ...

Where conservation meets adventure. FREE Buff + ask for current CapeTownMag specials

Ficks CocktailsFicks: the best sundowner pinchos bar ...

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

Strolla RestaurantGet Irie On The Sunset Deck At Strolla ...

Weekend sunsets at Strolla mean live DJs and reggae (Rivertones)

La Motte Tasting RoomVirtual and on-site wine tastings at ...

Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

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Adopt a hive, learn about bees, take a beekeeping course, buy honey

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Irma Stern Museum artHere’s what’s on at the Irma Stern ...

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