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What's hip and happening around Cape Town and the Western Cape? Where are the coolest new hangouts, and what's the coolest experiences to add to your to do list? Find the answers to these and more questions on our latest blog posts. 

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21 Feb 2020
New and Unique in the Garden Route and Klein Karoo
One the most beautiful, diverse and awe-inspiring regions in the country, the Garden Route and Klein Karoo is also one of the most-loved road trips to embark on. Stretching from... Read more
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10 Sep 2019
Southpole Nordic Walking South Africa
Southpole proudly provides the finest correct Nordic Walking Technique training and equipment in South Africa. People of all ages, fitness, and skill levels are welcome to the N... Read more
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2 Sep 2019
SanParks Free Access Week
From 8 to 15 September, you will be able to aceess all SA National Parks in the Western Cape for free, with the exception of the Boulders Penguin Colony and the Table Mountain Cabl... Read more
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6 Aug 2019
Whale-watching in the Western Cape
South Africa is well known for its Big Five, but the Western Cape also boasts an abundance of marine wildlife, with the region perfect for whale watching. Here’s everything you nee... Read more
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14 May 2019
The Washerwoman Trail
An exciting historical walk on Cape Town’s Water combined with a touch of adventure on the oldest route below the slopes Table Mountain Read more
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13 May 2019
Ebike Cape Town
Ebike Cape Town invites you on an adventure of a lifetime, discovering the most breath-taking sights in Cape Town Read more
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10 Dec 2018
Discover the Western Cape by road and by rail
What better ways to discover the Western Cape than a road trip or by rail? Read more
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26 Sep 2018
Travel apps for Cape Town and the Western Cape
Travelling to new destinations can be tricky, what with not knowing anything about the place you will be travelling to, and while you can research your holiday before leaving, i... Read more
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15 Aug 2018
Discover the tastes of the Western Cape
Home to some of the world’s most bountiful vineyards and boasting numerous award-winning restaurants, Cape Town and the Western Cape is a gastronomic wonderland, with a history int... Read more
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14 Aug 2018
Family-friendly wine farms in the Western Cape
Parents, we feel you. You're longing for a relaxing day out, sipping on crisp cultivars, surrounded by rolling vineyards and enjoying a delicious meal at a wine estate. Read more
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13 Aug 2018
Septembers events in the Western Cape
Spring is about to be sprung this September in Cape Town and there are loads of events to enjoy as the weather starts to warm up. From wildflower shows to whales cavorting in th... Read more
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7 Aug 2018
Faine Pearl Loubser
Conservationist, film-maker, free-diver and free spirit, Faine Pearl Loubser spends most of her time exploring the depths of the oceans around the Western Cape, discovering the nat... Read more
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7 Aug 2018
Discover wild flowers on the Weskus
Every year in August and September, the Cape West Coast (Weskus) is covered in a blanket of wild flowers, drawing thousands of visitors from across the country and beyond. Read more
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3 Aug 2018
Food and Wine Pairings in the Western Cape
What is better than sipping top South African wines in a beautiful setting? Pairing their flavours with delicious bites, of course. Read more
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27 Jul 2018
Get your coffee fix in the Western Cape
Coffee culture is a big deal in Cape Town and the Western Cape with every coffee nut having his or her favourite blend. Here are some of the top coffee spots on our list. Read more
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6 Jul 2018
August Events in the Western Cape
Plenty on the go in the Western Cape this August. Music, wine, chocolate and more! Read more
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25 Jun 2018
Family-friendly experiences in the Western Cape
The Western Cape is a perfect destination for families wanting to explore. From wide-open space and exotic animals to land and sea safaris, there is plenty to keep you and your lov... Read more
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12 Jun 2018
A guide to beer in the Western Cape
There’s no doubt that craft beer is well-loved in Cape Town and the Western Cape with locals and visitors to the region queuing up to sample the latest brews. This explains the vas... Read more
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12 Jun 2018
Gin Guide to the Western Cape
The Western Cape is well known for being wine country. But over the past few years, the region has quickly become a power player in the gin stakes, with a number of local distiller... Read more
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11 Jun 2018
July events in the Western Cape
From annual winter festivals to comedians and musical extravaganzas, there is plenty on in the Western Cape in July. Read more
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12 Jan 2018
Western Cape Restaurants come out on top
Of the top 20 restaurants in the country, 15 are based in the Western Cape, small wonder then that the region is considered the gastronomic capital of South Africa. Read more
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8 Jan 2018
February events in the Western Cape
The festive season is a thing of the past, as is 2017, but don’t you fret, because 2018 has so much on offer and it looks like February is shaping up nicely to be a month of win... Read more
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19 Dec 2017
Franschhoek – more than wine!
Franschhoek is one of the most charming towns in the Cape Winelands, known for world class wine farms, gourmet food and behind the scenes cellar tours, but we’ve got news for you, ... Read more
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12 Dec 2017
Get festive in Cape Town and the Western Cape
The Festive Season is finally upon us and there is loads to do in Cape Town and the Western Cape! From market shopping to Carols by Candlelight, weekly music sessions to the Mother... Read more