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7 Things to do this week(end)

2 weekend festivals, a sleep-athon, free yoga classes, paint and sip + more

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When It Rains Stay Indoors … But Not At Home

You can be an astronaut, take the family to the arcade and kids to a playpark 

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Drink top Cap Classique and view game at Villiera Wines

It’s also one of SA’s most forward-thinking eco-wine estates

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Who doesn’t love a road trip?

Even a true local will find something new to discover with Kiff Kombi Tours

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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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Places to watch soccer in your hood

Watch the game, drink beer + enjoy the specials at these sports bars in Cape Town

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Win with this week’s giveaway

A Samsung S21. Your share of R3000 data weekly and experiences

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South Africa is 7th best country in the world for skinny dipping

We asked our readers where their best swimming spots are...

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Travel and transport under lockdown

Travelling in level 1: What you need to know

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The Western Cape small towns bucket list

Locals share the special experiences in their small towns

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Win with CapeTownMagazine.com and friends

FireFly Biofuel has put together the ultimate braai hamper so that you can take advantage of all the sunny days to come

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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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Outstanding And Out of Town: Markets Worth Travelling For

Moonlight markets in the Karoo, sell-out cinnamon rolls in McGregor and a steampunk-style market in Elgin

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WIN: A Waterfront Hotel Stay For Two, With Tour, Drinks, Dinner

Terms and conditions to win with AC Hotel by Marriott

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Spring Flowers: Edible Flowers and Where You Can Taste Them

Where to go for foraging, fynbos tastings and apothecary workshops

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Why You Should Be A Tourist In Your Own Town

These city walking tours (three in total) are free, frequent, central and quick

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Agetaways Add Their Personal Touch To Your Holiday Tour

On the popular 14-day Garden Route tour, tourists get to take their time exploring the Cape

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7 SA Success Stories of Entrepreneurs (Incl 3 from Cape Town)

Mobile payment company Yoco is changing the game for small businesses

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Fisheries and fresh fish spots that locals love

From fresh fish to crayfish, prawns to fish and chips and mussels

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Ever Backpacked in a Homely Mansion on the Vibrant Side of Town?

This backpackers brings like-minded people together with the comforts of home in Cape Town’s buzzing Observatory suburb

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This is What She's Hoping for When You Say, Let’s Go Camping

Cosy in winter, romantic and the freedom for the kids to roam

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Enjoy First-Class Harbour Views At This Boutique 4-Star Hotel in Simon's Town

Wind down against the backdrop of breathtaking sea views at aha Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel

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Knysna Splendour: Balcony Views & 4-Star Luxury At This Revamped Hotel On The Garden Route

Explore Knysna’s serene lagoons and enchanted forests from the easy-going luxury of aha The Rex Hotel

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Cheap And Cheerful: Awesome Budget Getaways Near Cape Town

Tick them off your list and explore the Western Cape with our pick of budget getaways and affordable escapes that cost less than R550pp per night

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A Warm Welcome to the Thrill-seekers Playground

Adventure day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

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Driver’s Licence Renewal in Cape Town

A step-by-step guide to renewing or replacing your South African driving permit

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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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Where to drink one of the world’s oldest cocktails + a recipe

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Limited edition Bearbricks, couture from Off-White + body ink at Rare Gallery

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Sip on gin cocktails and free tequila this girls night at Fancy Franks

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

Old Fashioned MonthThe best bars for Old Fashioneds + how ...

Where to drink one of the world’s oldest cocktails + a recipe

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

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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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At Distiller’s Union you get to also pick the flavour, colour + do a beer tasting with ...

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Elvis Brew in George has the closest viewing deck for large aircraft in SA

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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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Taste 7 unique dishes (+ a surprise) at Taj Cape Town’s signature eatery

The Purple WindmillWeekend market that has it all

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

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BOOK Now and let the outdoor adventure begin!

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

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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

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

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3 ways to support Oasis: shop, donate or take your recycling there

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

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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

Honeybee Heroes Be a beekeeper for a day at Honeybee ...

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

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Boutique winery with 6 six cosy tasting nooks. Plus platters, picnics + trails

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Celebrate 50 years with art workshops, walkabouts and discussions

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From MCC to tonic tastings: there’s something at Canto for the whole family

Cape Point Vineyards Wine and ClimbEnjoy this 2-in-1 hike and wine tasting ...

Hike and wine tasting every last Sunday at Cape Point Vineyards

Old Fashioned MonthThe best bars for Old Fashioneds + how ...

Where to drink one of the world’s oldest cocktails + a recipe

Fairtrade giveawayTake a quiz, win coffee + tea for a ...

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

SotanoEnd Your Weekend On A High Note At ...

Share a meal with friends, listen to live reggae + watch the sunset over the sea

Drumstruck performersDrumstruck at Silvermist! African drum ...

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

Distiller's UnionMake your unique brand of gin

At Distiller’s Union you get to also pick the flavour, colour + do a beer tasting with ...

Elvis BrewElvis Blue’s “lekka” padstal on ...

Elvis Brew in George has the closest viewing deck for large aircraft in SA

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

Art Haus origamiLearn how to do origami from a Guinness ...

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

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Heritage Tours tells gripping stories on walks from the city to Simon’s Town

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Join a Sunday service with Camissa’s Gospel Tour + connect with culture

The Purple WindmillWeekend market that has it all

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

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

BOOK Now and let the outdoor adventure begin!

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At Café Extrablatt there are waffles, omelettes, pastries, bacon, cereals and…

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A bottomless buffet, free wifi and a vibey shisha lounge at Café Extrablatt

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

Some SundaysSome Sundays concert series is back

Picnic + listen to Mango Groove, Francois van Coke and others

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

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

Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

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Boutique winery with 6 six cosy tasting nooks. Plus platters, picnics + trails

Canto Wines champagne + macarons tasting3 unusual pairings at this Durbanville ...

From MCC to tonic tastings: there’s something at Canto for the whole family

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