Why Cape Town is the Best City in the World

As Capetonians, we could not agree more when we hear others speak so highly of our beloved Mother City! With stunning white sandy beaches on one side of the mountain and luxurious rolling hills filled with delicious wine grapes on the other, there is never a dull moment in Cape Town. This year, for the…

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Your Guide to the Best Cape Town Christmas Markets

Summer has finally arrived! Well, officially only on December 22nd, but let’s not ruin the moment, shall we? The long sunny days, warm weather, stunning sunsets, balmy nights and beach days will soon be upon us. What more could we ask for when it comes to enjoying Christmas in the southern hemisphere? Holiday shopping can…

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Cape Town: The City of Business Opportunities

The fact is simple: if you live in South Africa and have ambitions to start a business, Cape Town is the place to be!   The World Bank recently announced that when compared with all major metros in Southern Africa, Cape Town was ranked the number one for ease of doing business. Thus, if the…

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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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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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