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Special, Unique and Unexpected Function Venues in Cape Town

A special selection of spaces in the Mother City perfect for hosting private parties, social soirées and corporate events

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New: Pop in For a Free Coffee at VIXI on Strand Street

Mouthwatering steaks and bespoke cocktails coming soon – for now pop in to take a look at the awesome interior and get a FREE coffee

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Find Precious Gems At The Other Records In Obs

Peruse a treasure trove of imported brand-new and used LPs, EPs and singles, each with a handwritten review. Find toy collectables, T-shirts, tote bags, books and zines, plus, you might even bump into a DJ or two

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Burgers, Pizzas, Cocktails and a Party, There’s Loads to Experience at this Bree Street Eatery

Whether you are looking for a yummy meal during your lunch break or an after-hours pizza with a friend, Arcade Cafe has you covered.  

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Yoga With Dogs, Chicago in Stellenbosch, a First-Ever Motocross Event And 5 More Things This Weekend

Plus: Free and cheap things with kids, birthday freebies and something special for next Monday

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Discover The Hidden Stellenbosch Vineyard Where You Can Sip Wine Favoured By Monaco’s Prince Albert

Wake up to the sun rising over the Helderberg at Stellenbosch’s Premier Wine Estate

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Casual Indulgence At The Athletic Club & Social

Cosy enough for romantic dates, but equally well-paired to group gatherings, this three-storey bar and restaurant is pure opulence!

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About New Year’s Day (Public Holiday)

All the info: New Year's Day is a public holiday in South Africa, celebrated in Cape Town among family and friends

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Top Wedding Venues in the Winelands

Vineyards make the ideal setting for your big day 

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8 Unique Cape Town Co-Working Spaces and Hot Desk Spots

Claim your spot at these cool co-working spaces around Cape Town, each offering something different to maximise productivity

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All The Movie Magic at The Galileo Open Air Cinema

Snuggle up to a loved one as you watch love stories unfold like in Notting Hill, or have a giggle at classic comedies like Mrs Doubtfire – all while under a starry Capetonian sky

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Now Open: The New Public Skate Park at V&A's Battery Park

World-renowned skatepark designers, epic V&A views from Battery Park and the first images of Cape Town’s newest skate destination

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Top Wi-Fi Hotspots In Cape Town

A selection of Cape Town restaurants and cafés offering free wireless Internet

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3 Exciting Things to Discover This Monday

Kick-start your Monday with our collection of events and specials for couples, singles and the whole family

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NOW OPEN: Luke Dale-Roberts' New Restaurant Salsify At The Roundhouse

Two of the Cape’s fine dining gurus have launched a new eatery at The Roundhouse Restaurant

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She Gave You Life. Gift Her Something Equally Extraordinary for Mother’s Day

Whether she likes macaroons or massages, these are impressive options of unique things to do with or for your mom

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Ideas For Things To Do For Valentine's Day in Cape Town

From a tinder party in Long Street to a spoken word gathering in a bookstore, we’ve rounded up the unique things to do this Valentine’s Day

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Exciting Spots to Watch Soccer with Friends

Find all the city’s unique sports bars and restaurants that are geared to get you into sports mode and enjoy lively and exciting soccer matches

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7 Natural Rock Pools for Adventure Junkies

Thrill-seekers will appreciate these hidden treasures just outside Cape Town

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Real Costumes: Hollywood-Calibre for Your Next Themed Party

Emmy and SAFTA nominated: Roaring 20s to vintage Hollywood, biblical to post-apocalyptic flicks and TV series looks for your next themed party

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Warm and Toasty: Our Pick of Restaurants with a Fireplace

Cosy Up At These Restaurants With Fireplaces

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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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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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An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

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

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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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Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

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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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Discover Disco Fridays and House Saturdays at New Club Wonderland

Now open: New club Wonderland on Buitenkant Street

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

Gardens Collectors Club is waiting to be discovered

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The best braai spots in Cape Town

Spend a lazy afternoon doing what we South Africans do best

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Growlers, Brides and Other Cool Surprises at Jack Black’s Brewing Co

Insta-fab weddings, Saturday sports games, a rare mural and so much live music – every cool and unique experience to unlock at this Diep River brewery

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100 Million Cape Town Discoveries For The World

CapeTownMagazine.com celebrates 100 000 Instagram followers with a goal to generate “100 million Cape Town Discoveries for the World”  

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Online Dating in South Africa

Are people who link up in cyberspace more likely to click?

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Mandela's Cape Town Memories

"The mainland to which we knew we would one day return"

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Cape Town's Human Rights Heroes

A tribute to champions

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This Cape Town Youth Institution Uses Skateboarding to Teach Valuable Life Skills

The skateboard project by the Salesian Institute Cape Town teaches important life skills

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The Piano Bar in Cape Town

This soulful De Waterkant haunt is home to the ultimate trio: live music, creative cocktails and tapas

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Handcrafted Wedding Rings: This is Where You Find The Most Unique, Bespoke and Creative in Cape Town

You’ll fall in love with Cape Diamonds’ Fynbos Range of engagement rings, inspired by the rare beauty of the Cape floral kingdom

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Glowing Rooms SA in Milnerton

South Africa’s very first 3D space themed glow-in-the-dark 18-hole mini-golf adventure!

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Our Choice Pick Of Bars For St. Patrick's Day

The places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Cape Town this year  – who knows, you may find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow

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How to Apply for a South African Retirement Visa

Everything you need to know about applications for retired temporary and permanent residency in South Africa

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SeaBreeze Fish & Shell on Bree Street

The latest addition to Bree Street offers mouth-watering coastal produce

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The Light Side Café

Indulge in the lighter side of life at this new, uber creative, vegan pop-up eatery

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A Wild Chase Around the City with The Gallivanting Goose

Gather your friends or colleagues and challenge them (and yourself) to the craziest scavenger hunt you’re likely to experience… right here in the Mother City  

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Love Thy Neighbour on Bree Street

Authentic Greek-inspired dishes are here to stay!

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Aces ‘N’ Spades: Cape Town’s Rock ‘n Roll Haunt

“Rock and roll keeps you in a constant state of juvenile delinquency,” Eddie Spaghetti, 2000.

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