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Safaris in Cape Town

Safaris in Cape Town

Last year, travellers chose Cape Town as one of the best tourist destinations in the world. One of the many reasons that make this city a great to place to visit for some unforgettable holidays are its stunning landscapes and great wealth of plants and animals. Therefore, going on Safari is something that you must put on your to-do list during your stay in Cape Town. more ...

Christmas in Cape Town 2013

Christmas in Cape Town 2013

Unlike what most of us are used to, Christmas falls in the middle of the Cape Town summer thus visitors can spend Christmas and the festive season basking under the sun on some of the city’s most beautiful beaches. The Capetonians celebrate Advent and Christmas Day, however they have their own traditions and festive Christmas celebrations unique to them which you can find about here. more ...

Christmas Markets in Cape Town 2013

Christmas Markets in Cape Town 2013

There is nothing like a Christmas market to get you in the festive spirit and with all that Cape Town has to offer you are guaranteed a very merry one. You will find fresh local products, craftwork items and an array of original gift ideas for all the family. Here is a selection of those on offer: more ...

Cape Town for Kids

Cape Town for Kids

As a parent I really hate planning a family holiday. Whilst I am happy sitting around reading a book, exploring museums and visiting the dark and dodgy corners of the city, my children will be rolling their eyes, dragging their feet and uttering those words all parents loathe, I’m bored. To avoid this problem requires proper planning and in planning my family trip to Cape Town I found there were hundreds of kid’s activities in Cape Town.more ...

The Best Fishing Spots around Cape Town

The Best Fishing Spots around Cape Town

Holidays are all about relaxing, stepping away from the day to day to do something different, unwind and experience life at a different pace. While some people go on holiday there are a special group of people who go on fishing holidays, they are called fishermen. So whilst some people come to South Africa and Cape Town in particular to see and experience the culture, food, people and sights others come to fish. This small guide to fishing around Cape Town is directed at them. more ...

Afrikaburn 2013

Afrikaburn 2013

Now into its seventh year, Afrikaburn is a gathering of self-reliant, expressive people who create themed camps, mutant vehicles, colourful costumes and fantastic music, a place where freedom of expression reigns supreme.Afrikaburn 2013 occurring from the 1st to the 6th of May.more ...

Fine Dining in Cape Town Restaurants

Fine Dining in Cape Town Restaurants

Cape Town is blessed with an enviable lifestyle, great weather, attractive people and some very fine restaurants offering modern South African cuisine using only the freshest South African produce in some spectacular locations. Listed below are just a few of Cape Town's finest restuarants.more ...

Cape Town Winery Tours

Cape Town Winery Tours

The first vines in Cape Town arrived with the Dutch settlers in the 17th century. They were cuttings brought from Europe and planted with the idea of reducing the cases of scurvy amongst sailors. Since then, the vines have been treated with the utmost care giving rise to an excellent range of wines whose fame has spread and converted South Africa into the world’s 8th largest wine producer.more ...

Apartment of the week in Cape Town: The Sunset

Apartment of the week in Cape Town: The Sunset

As well as the standard tourist attractions (wine routes, golf, beaches, safaris, vivid landscapes, picturesque streets…), during spring in Cape Town you can find numerous activities to enjoy. The International Kite Festival is a great date for families, whereas those looking for something a little stronger can try the Horrorfest film festival and the Whisky Live Festival. more ...

Lady Gaga world tour 2012/2013: the Born This Way Ball

Lady Gaga world tour 2012/2013: the Born This Way Ball

Love her or hate her (and it’s pretty unlikely you’ll feel anything in between), Lady Gaga is one of the most influential pop artists of our times. Fans of the crazy singer, then, will be glad to know that Gaga’s 2012/2013 world tour to date has been a roaring success.more ...

National Braai Day in Cape Town

National Braai Day in Cape Town

Get ready to bring and braai! On the 24th September, Cape Town celebrates the South African custom of National Braai Day. No idea what National Braai Day (in Cape Town or anywhere else in South Africa) involves? Read on, and all will be revealed…more ...

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