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Top Spots for Tourist Kids in and around Cape Town

2020-11-05 10:09:59

Younger children have some very ‘unorthodox needs’, these can include the need to have enough space to move freely without noise restrictions while achieving the illusion of no rules. Not to mention the need for freedom and fun to be unboxed, the need and yet-to-be-bottled desire to let all forms of being a child well... read more...

5 Must Have Experiences in Cape Town

2020-11-05 10:09:59

Picnic or concert in the park at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens In the summer months, an outdoor concert in the gardens at Kirstenbosch is a must. When its cooler, you can take in the spectacular layout of the gardens and enjoy a walk along the ‘Boomslang’ (meaning Tree Snake, so named because the structure was inspired... read more...

Why a Day Trip to Boulders Beach is Worth The Drive

2020-11-05 10:09:59

Penguins! Need we say more? Who doesn’t love these feathered black and white waddlers with their braying voices and beady eyes made famous in films like Happy Feet (and for good reason!) – penguins on land are cute but clumsy and do seem to be doing a little dance wherever they go. It’s something to... read more...

Experience Cape Town Like a Local

2020-11-05 10:09:59

SEE the City Take an Instawalk If you want to experience a slice of life in Cape Town the way the locals do, then grab your mobile and join one the local Instawalks with CT Instagrammers – no one knows the city like the people who live in it and you’ll very quickly get to... read more...

The Water Wise Guide to Visiting Cape Town

2020-11-05 10:09:59

For some time now, Cape Town residents have grappled with the spectre of Day Zero – the day on which the regular flow of water will be cut by the city, in an effort to deal with the severe drought that is still underway. Happily, Day Zero has been pushed back to 2019, largely through... read more...

Feel the Latin Heat with Carlos Santana

2020-11-05 10:09:59

Rising to prominence through a breakthrough performance at Woodstock in 1969, Carlos Santana has a career that’s spanned over half a century. And now, he’s coming to South Africa. The Legend Of Santana Born in Mexico in 1947, Carlos Santana was taught music from an early age: his father, a mariachi musician, introduced him to... read more...

Jamming at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival

2020-11-05 10:09:59

For one weekend this March, the Cape Town International Jazz Festival is once more coming to the Mother City, and bringing with it a host of local and international talent. Held over two days, the Festival offers a number of events for attendees. Over forty artists performing at multiple venues makes this a true smorgasbord... read more...

What You Need to Know about the Two Oceans Marathon

2020-11-05 10:09:59

With a well-earned reputation as the most beautiful race in the world, the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon has, over nearly 50 years of operation, been a showcase for the best of Cape Town. This year’s race, taking place on Easter weekend – March 30 and 31 – is going ahead despite the current... read more...

Experience the Cape Town Cycle Tour

2020-11-05 10:09:59

The Cape Town Cycle Tour. Famous across the world as the largest individually timed cycle race – every year, as many as 35 000 entrants come together in this festival of the pedalled wheel. The size of the event means that it’s important to be properly organised, if you want to get the best from the... read more...

Explore the Western Cape in 2018

2020-11-05 10:09:59

As the new year kicks off, the Western Cape beckons, dense with the potential for exploration and adventure. Use our quick guide for exploration inspiration as you plan your year of fun. Roadtrippin’ Route 62 Winding from Cape Town all the way to Port Elizabeth, Route 62 is an alternative to the Garden Route that... read more...

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