Fri
H:17°
L:10°
Sat
H:16°
L:
Sun
H:18°
L:11°
Mon
H:21°
L:
Tue
H:18°
L:12°
Wed
H:16°
L:
Thu
H:15°
L:
African_queen
Wildlife & Nature

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

read more
TWK_dams_2019.08.05
Wildlife & Nature

Cape Town Dam Levels At Steady 81.6%

We remain within the 650 million litres per day water allocation target

read more
veld_and_sea_pansies
Wildlife & Nature

Spring Flowers: Edible Flowers and Where You Can Taste Them

Where to go for foraging, fynbos tastings and apothecary workshops

read more
Clanwilliam-FlowerShow-4
Wildlife & Nature

Your 2019 Guide to Spring Flowers in the Cape

PLUS The answer to your FAQs such as best places to see the wild flowers

read more
agetaways_3
Wildlife & Nature

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

read more
Benguela_Cove3
Wildlife & Nature

New Experiences With Benguela Cove

From wine tastings and food pairings to pirate-themed adventure mini-golf, there’s so much to discover at Benguela Cove, Nom Nom and Lakeside Lodge & Spa

read more
Cherry_Glamping7
Wildlife & Nature

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

read more
buffel
Wildlife & Nature

The Relaxed Elephant Seal Loved by Everyone

Children are super intrigued by this huge beast

read more
Die Hel
Wildlife & Nature

Nature's Way: Secret Rock Pools And Hidden Waterfalls to Explore

Picnic spots near undisturbed waterfalls and lesser-known beach and rock pools that are much closer than you think

read more
vredenheim_2019_4
Wildlife & Nature

Looking for Something Cool To Do With The Kids This Weekend? Check Out This Super-Special Stellenbosch Animal Farm

From the cheeky piggies at the animal farm to the mini racetrack and enormous sandpit and sweeping gardens, Vredenheim Animal Farm offers something for everyone

read more
Comedyclub_new10
Wildlife & Nature

Cape Town By Night: Cool Things To Do After Dark

A roundup of awesome and quirky after-dark activities in Cape Town

read more
Zeestock_3
Wildlife & Nature

NEW: Inside Cape Town's First Adventure Lodge

From sandboarding and paintball to showing you the best kitesurfing spots, Zeestock Adventure Lodge knows how to keep the adrenaline flowing  

read more
njalo
Wildlife & Nature

New: Karoo Eco Family Farm Accommodation and Experiences

Brand-new Njalo-Njalo offers idyllic family farm accommodation just 2 hours outside of Cape Town

read more
Rotterdam_N_2
Wildlife & Nature

Incredible New Swellendam Country-Style Weekend Escape

A quaint chapel, rustic luxury accommodation and sunset safari picnics at Rotterdam Guest Farm

read more
La Paris4
Wildlife & Nature

Top Wedding Venues in the Winelands

Vineyards make the ideal setting for your big day 

read more
Zeestock_2
Wildlife & Nature

A Warm Welcome to the Thrill-seekers Playground

Adventure day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

read more
WSDC Shark 5
Wildlife & Nature

South African Great White Shark Facts

Some sharky must-knows before going cage diving with White Shark Diving Company in Gansbaai

read more
mothers_day read more
18 Gangster Museum
Wildlife & Nature

An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

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

read more
la motte nature reserve franschhoek wine estate
Wildlife & Nature

The Scenic Routes For Memorable Road Trips in The Western Cape

From stunning seaside views to miles and miles of Game of Thrones-esque mountainous landscape, the Western Cape is always picture perfect on a road trip.  

read more
khwattu 4
Wildlife & Nature

NEW IN YZERFONTEIN: The World’s First Heritage Museum Dedicated To The San

The !Khwa ttu Dream Museum will "re-introduce people to a particular way of living”.

read more
West Coast National Park purple single
Wildlife & Nature

A Visual Guide to the Magical and Vibrant Flower Season

Here are 13 blooming good images of the spring flowers in the Cape Region 

read more
astro tours 4
Wildlife & Nature

Stargazing Near Cape Town: Here's Where You Can Discover The Cosmos

These guys did three years of research in over 30 locations to find the most ideal place near Cape Town to stargaze

read more
AroundAboutCars 3
Wildlife & Nature

6 Cool Extras That Make it Worth It to Hire a Car With AroundAboutCars

From special rates in the city to discounts on accommodation when booking, here’s how they go the extra mile to help you discover more of Cape Town

read more
Table Mountain
Wildlife & Nature

12 Caves to Discover in Cape Town and Surrounds

Go and explore these mysterious dens, they make for great Instagram shots too

read more
aquila2
Wildlife & Nature

A new addition to Aquila's rhino herd

Healthy, suckling and hanging out with mom

read more
Whale tale 1
Wildlife & Nature

40 Ton Whale Takes Off

Must see: This spectacular feat of nature as a humpback whale does a high jump completely out the water

read more
aquila lions
Wildlife & Nature

The Mother City is Bursting with Life

Wildlife and nature day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

read more
Jan Marais Nature Reserve
Wildlife & Nature

World Environment Day 2017

It’s time to connect with nature in celebration of World Environment Day!

read more
protea read more
dwarf sperm whale
Wildlife & Nature

Rare Dwarf Sperm Whale Spotted in V&A Waterfront Harbour

Rare sightings of a whale generated a lot of interest from guests of nearby restaurants at the Waterfront Harbour.

read more
Shark Diving
Wildlife & Nature

Off to Gansbaai for some extreme adventure

Things to do besides shark cage diving in the great white shark capital of the world

read more
table mountain cable car cape town
Wildlife & Nature

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Table Mountain

A round up of lesser-known and quirky facts about the Mother City’s majestic mound 

read more
Puppy at doggie day care in Cape Town
Wildlife & Nature

Doggie day care in Cape Town

Hounded by feelings of guilt for leaving their furry friends home alone on work days, many dog owners have turned to canine crèches for help

read more
Cape Town Camps Bay View
Wildlife & Nature

Cape Town Coastline Tops Rio, Sydney and Miami

Lonely Planet describes our beaches as 'good-looking, fun-loving, sporty and sociable'

read more
Cape Peninsular Tour 2
Wildlife & Nature

Adopt a Penguin on World Tourism Day

The plight of the endangered African Penguin is highlighted on World Tourism Day

read more
man holding snake read more
stork
Wildlife & Nature

A Romantic Long Distance Love Story

Here’s a lesson in true love from two Capetonian love birds

read more
tafelberg spring lente uitzicht
Wildlife & Nature

Vote for Table Mountain as one of the 'New 7 Wonders of Nature'

Table Mountain has been nominated as one of the 'New 7 Wonders of Nature' - so help it into the final 7 by voting for it!

read more
Dassies
Wildlife & Nature

Dassie's Relation to Elephant Finally Makes Sense

Table Mountain's Dassies being the closest living relative to the African elephant is finally believable

read more
Kirstenbosch Hi Tec 12
Wildlife & Nature

Relax at Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden in Cape Town

Experience the beauty of the Cape against the eastern slopes of Table Mountain

read more
Company Gardens visitors centre sign
Wildlife & Nature

Rediscover the Company’s Garden

Spend a sunshiny day in one of Cape Town’s oldest and most beautiful gardens

read more
CookiesGet Your Hand in This Cookie Jar

Learn to make the perfect iced biscuit at Julie’s Cake Studio

into_the_woods_transactional_analysisHow to Change Your Life by Changing ...

Who do you think you are? The power of folktales on your life and story

world_of_magic!The Largest All-female Magician Act in ...

An enchanting afternoon filled with laughs and wonder for the young and the ...

sotano_lambIt’s (Lamb) Burger Wednesdays at ...

... and while you eat, chill out to reggae by locals The Rivertones

sotano_bree_4Half-Price Sushi and Bubbly Every ...

Manga sushi served with Pongrácz bubbly

sotano_bree_15All-Day, Mediterranean-Inspired Dining ...

A pintxos bar, half-price sushi Monday to Saturday, reggae on Wednesday and a ...

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s ...

ficksFicks: Hermanus’ New Idyllic Summer ...

Set on the edges of a sparkling blue tidal pool and ocean, Ficks will serve ...

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s cheese ...

The_afrofestBigger than a Festival: A Platform For ...

Venues across the city hosting authentic African markets, music and more.

Sure_Thing_2Don’t Miss This Young Artist’s ...

Mitchell Gilbert Messina's mock-ups and sketches in Woodstock are all about aspiration

FashionCome Dressed to Impress For a Night of ...

Grab your friends, dress to the nines, and join Fashion Clubbers for an unforgettable ...

Mother City DanceOne Whole Weekend Of Delicious Latin ...

Salsa, Kizomba and party until the sun rises with the Mother City Dance Festival

big_bug_expoCreature Feature: Giant Spiders, ...

Six giant, moving, hissing, clicking insects and more at the Jan Marais Nature Reserve in ...

rodan_kane_hartRodan Kane Hart: Making the Most of ...

An expansive gallery and pristine outdoor landscape showcase a free exhibition by a young ...

dales_6Sunday Roast and Carvery at Dale’s ...

How good does apricot-glazed gammon sound?

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition To Open At The ...

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

blowfish_new_4Half-Price Sushi Every Wednesday and ...

And drink in the sunset and view (and a cocktail)

goudini_buffetA Sunday Buffet That’s Worth Taking A ...

Take your swimming gear along and enjoy the hot pools while you’re there

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

chicha2Sundays at Chicha!: Wine Tasting and ...

Beat the Sunday blues with wine, tapas and live music

Comedyclub_new12Half-Price Sunday Special at Cape Town ...

Experience Cape Town’s funniest comedians (for less on Sundays) at the Waterfront’s ...

Om Revolution vinyasa poseHave an Outdoor Yoga Experience with ...

Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

Bugz Playpark in Cape TownMake Sunday Funday For The Whole Family ...

End the weekend on a high note with fun rides, educational play and something for ...

cape town citySoccer: Can Cape Town City Get A Home ...

After two home defeats on the trot the Citizens will look to change their form in the ...

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

sotano_bree_4Half-Price Sushi and Bubbly Every ...

Manga sushi served with Pongrácz bubbly

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s cheese ...

The_afrofestBigger than a Festival: A Platform For ...

Venues across the city hosting authentic African markets, music and more.

Sure_Thing_2Don’t Miss This Young Artist’s ...

Mitchell Gilbert Messina's mock-ups and sketches in Woodstock are all about aspiration

sotano_steakCheer Up: Here’s One Amazing Monday ...

A flame-grilled sirloin with a glass of wine over beautiful views

rodan_kane_hartRodan Kane Hart: Making the Most of ...

An expansive gallery and pristine outdoor landscape showcase a free exhibition by a young ...

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition To Open At The ...

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

cape_quarter_01Catch These Weekly Deals at Cape Quarter

From R18 coffee to half-price burgers

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

onomo_2019_4There’s a New Dinner Special Every ...

From butter chicken curry to beef bobotie: Something fresh, Monday to Sunday

sea kayaking participantsPost-Work Monday Kayak to Revitalise ...

The chance to see marine wildlife and spectacular ocean and mountain views as the sun ...

sgtpepper6Host Your Party (Plus Live Music) On A ...

Bring up to 150 people: Just pay for your food and drinks – the venue (and everything ...

Moyo_Eden2Monday Special: Double Your Burgers ...

Half-price burger special at Moyo Eden on The Bay – psst … it comes with this awesome ...

2 4 1 hqHQ: Not Such a Blue Monday After All

HQ’s #2FOR1Monday: Live acoustic music and two Salad, Steak and Chips set menus for the ...

whale wine and wors wine flies logoWhale, Wine and Wors Tours with Wine ...

Hop aboard a fun-filled minibus and explore the hidden gems of the Western Cape

asamisOverload On Asami’s Sushi And Noodles

Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

OX boat rides 110% Off: See The Marine Big 5 on an ...

Whales, dolphins, penguins, cape fur seals and mola mola (sunfish), an awesome boat trip ...

African_FestivalIt’s Heritage Day (And Your Day Off). ...

Eat a proudly SA burger, listen to SA music, run in SA vineyards

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

NEW THIS WEEK:

Cape Town Dam Levels At Steady 81.6%

read more image description
WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips