Lunch with a view

Hout Bay has a number of restaurants, but my go-to favourite is the popular restaurant at the Chapmans Peak Hotel, a century’s old property at the base of…

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A taste of the Cape this weekend

The annual Taste of Cape Town food festival takes place at the Green Point Cricket Club in nearby Green Point over the weekend. Grab a taxi (it’s less than…

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This weekend in Cape Town: the world’s most beautiful marathon

As usual, Cape Town plays host to the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon over the Easter weekend with the 56-kilometre Ultra Marathon and 21-kilometre Half Marathon run on…

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Between Heaven and Earth

For hundreds of years, the terraces at The Roundhouse have affectionately been dubbed The Rumbullion. ‘Rumbullion’ is an archaic English term for a riotous good time, and that is exactly…

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Theatrical Entertainment at its Best

Cape Grace’s concierge, Hoon Kim, offers some insider tips on what to see and do in the way of theatrical entertainment in Cape Town as late summer becomes autumn…

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How to cool off at Krom River

Located just over an hour’s drive from Cape Town in the Limietberg Nature Reserve, lies one of the most scenic hikes you will encounter in the Western Cape. Whilst…

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Setting sail on a Segway

If you’ve spotted a security guard gliding through your local mall on a Segway, you may think it’s a tame, rather boring way to get from A to…

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Cape Town’s Community Market for Foodies

On the slopes of Table Mountain, the Oranjezicht City Farm (OZCF) is a neighbourhood non-profit project celebrating fresh produce, culture and community in the heart of the city. Inspired…

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The Constantia Wine Route Begins Here!

March is a golden month in Cape Town. It classifies as late summer (or early Autumn!), so the weather is still warm and ideal for sightseeing, whether that includes enjoying…

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Surf’s up

Head down to Muizenberg’s Surfer’s Corner on any Saturday or Sunday and it’s soon clear that surfers (or wannabe surfers) come in all shapes and sizes, both…

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