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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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25 Feb 2020
New and Unique in the Cape Overberg
The Cape Overberg is a place that boasts great diversity with coastal towns such as Hermanus, known as the jewel of the Cape Whale Coast for its abundance of marine wildlif... Read more
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7 Feb 2020
World Class events in the Western Cape
From the world’s largest timed bicycle race and its most beautiful marathon to street carnivals and Jazz festivals, Cape Town and the Western Cape plays host to a number of sign... Read more
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28 Jan 2020
All you need to know about The Sun Met
Attending the Sun Met will ensure you kick-start your February in style… literally. Dress to the nines along with thousands of locals and tourists at the biggest racing event on... Read more
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30 Aug 2019
New experiences in Cape Town and the Western Cape
From interactive cooking experiences to guided fynbos tours, here are some of the freshest experiences for you to enjoy in Cape Town and the Western Cape. Read more
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7 Jun 2019
Celebrate Father’s Day in the Western Cape
Show the old man you care by treating him to something special in the Western Cape. From Artisanal Gin and Wine Pairings to Craft Beer Tasting and Adventure Experiences, we have yo... Read more
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31 May 2019
Trail running itinerary Weskus
From popular events like the West Coast Marathon, which draws thousands of participants every year, to the Namaqua West Coast X Tri Challenge – a race comprising of paddling, trail... 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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14 Apr 2019
Two Oceans Road Closures
Celebrating its 50th year, the Two Oceans Marathon will be bigger than ever in 2019. Make sure you know all the road closures before heading out this weekend. Read more
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14 Apr 2019
Two Oceans Marathon
Celebrating its 50th year, the Two Oceans Marathon will be bigger than ever in 2019. Read more
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7 Mar 2019
Cape Town Cycle Tour Road Closures
The 2019 Cape Town Cycle Tour is taking place around the Cape Peninsula on Sunday, March 10, 2019, resulting in road closures in the surrounding areas on race day - and the day pri... Read more
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5 Mar 2019
Cycling Races in Cape Town and the Western Cape
Cycling is a big deal in Cape Town and the Western Cape with the Cape Town Cycle Tour considered the premier cycling event in the country. From multi-stage races to 200km+ one-day ... Read more
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26 Feb 2019
March events in Cape Town and the Western Cape
Cape Town and the Western Cape is home to some of the best - and biggest - events in the country and no month is more jam-packed than March. From the world's largest timed-cycle ra... Read more
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18 Jan 2019
Trail running events in Cape Town and the Western Cape
Cape Town and the Western Cape is an adventure lover's paradise. Home to some of the world's premier trail runs, if you're looking for a top trail experience, here are some of your... 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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7 Dec 2018
Overberg Meander
Nestled between the Cape Peninsula and the Garden Route, the Cape Overberg is a place of unsurpassed beauty, fondly referred to as the 'breadbasket of the Cape' due to its bountifu... Read more
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12 Nov 2018
Major sporting events in Cape Town and the Western Cape
Cape Town and the Western Cape is a travelling sports fan’s dream destination with some of the world’s most iconic sporting events held here. Read more
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8 Nov 2018
Magda Niewoudt
We spoke to South Africa professional triathlete Magda Niewoudt about the Race2Stanford, triathlons in the Western Cape and what the future holds. Read more
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23 Oct 2018
Cederberg Circuit
Cederberg Circuit takes you over 247km through winding historical mountain passes, past crystal clear rivers and unique nature reserves. This route can be done in 3 – 6 days. Read more
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22 Oct 2018
Cycle Tour 364
Cycle Tour 364 takes you over 123.3km through all the trendiest Cape Town hotspots, over Chapman’s Peak to the Cape Point Nature Reserve, and back again all in one day. Filled with... Read more
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22 Oct 2018
Mountain biking in the Cape Winelands
The Cape Winelands is not only set up for wining and dining, it is also the perfect backdrop to explore your adventurous side, with the natural elements and lay of the land providi... Read more
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3 Oct 2018
November events in Cape Town and the Western Cape
Start planning your November in Cape Town and the Western Cape now! There are plenty of top-tier events taking place, with wine, bubbles, gin and more making for a heady mix of ent... Read more
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28 Sep 2018
Get Wild with Torpedo SwimRun
Cape Town and the Western Cape is home to some incredible races. Ranging from the iconic and mainstream, like Two Oceans Ultra and the Cape Town Cycle Tour to the smaller, yet n... 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