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Opened vs unopened wine – How long will it last?

How long will my wine last? Wine tasting has to be one of the absolute favorite past times of anyone living in Cape Town, as well as an amazing experience for anyone visiting Cape Town. They are just absolutely blown away by the amount of drop dead gorgeous wine farms and cellars (similar to our…

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Cape Town drought update

The Cape Town Drought Is Over- Great news for tourists!

Cape Town: More Water, More Visitors! For Capetonians, it goes without saying that the last year or so has been quite tough with the severe drought and resulting water restrictions. However, the rain has fallen and our dams are at record high numbers. So bring on the tourists. The City of Cape Town officially announced…

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Whale watching

The 2018 Whale Watching Season Is Here!

While South African wildlife is mostly known for the Big Five, we mustn’t forget just how impressive our marine world is too! Every year from around July until December, Cape Town locals and tourists alike are treated to an array of exciting sightings in the Whale Watching season that will not soon be forgotten. Here…

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10 Fun Facts About The Kaapse Stories Cast

Each Character in the show is based on a real person The actors that portray the characters in Terry and Ruth in the show are married in real life as well Ruth Marley, is the original Shirley Bassey impersonator and performed at the Viessman Hall Paul, Basil and Terry have previously starred in the production…

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10 Unforgettable Cape Town Hikes

With a fair number of mountainous structures in the Mother City, it should come as no surprise that there is a plethora of hikes with stunning views to enjoy. If you’re a newbie, don’t fret! We’ve put together a list of our top 10 favourite hikes in Cape Town that are easy enough for a…

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Why Cape Town is the Best City in the World

Why Cape Town is the Best City in the World

On multiple occasions, Cape Town has been named the best city in the world! Of course, being residents here, we tend to agree. Few places offer white sandy beaches with clear blue water right on the edge of a large city beneath a mountain with a one-of-a-kind shape, do they? It is rare to find…

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Cape Town's Hidden Gems

Cape Town’s Hidden Gems

Cape Town is one of the world’s favourite tourist destinations during the warm, summer months. But, what many don’t realize is the winter season is one of Cape Town’s best-kept secrets. What’s more? You most definitely don’t need to be a tourist from overseas to find new, fun and exciting things to experience in the…

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