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Exploring the South Peninsula

Known for its laid-back spirit, long, white beaches and beautiful landscapes, it’s hard to believe that the South Peninsula is only 40 minutes from the city centre – when it feels like a world away. Easy enough for a day trip, but still enough to keep you busy for a full weekend, here are a […]

A visit to Harbour House Constantia Nek

Beautiful, light and bright, Harbour House is perched on top of Constantia Nek, with views across their vegetable boxes, all the way down the valley. Even though we arrived on a particularly gloomy autumn evening, the dining area was anything but – with high, white ceilings and exposed brick pillars, it was welcoming and elegant, without being […]

Getting to know Heritage Square

 Set in the heart of the CBD, Heritage Square is home to the award-winning Chef’s Warehouse, and iconic steakhouse, HQ. We look a little further into this beautiful square, and share a few hidden gems that are just waiting to be discovered. Cape Town Gin Company Distilling in Elgin, the Cape Town Gin Company has […]

Best spots for sundowners in Cape Town

Arguably the quintessential Cape Town activity, no visit to the city is complete without the much-loved local tradition of sundowners. From coast to coast, we’ve rounded up our top three spots to enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine at the end of the day – fantastic views, guaranteed. Chinchilla in Camps Bay A relatively new […]

Things to do with kids in Cape Town

While Cape Town is a popular family holiday destination throughout the year, the Easter holidays are particularly well-loved by those who want to plan some time away during the school holidays. Whether it’s for mom or dad to compete in the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon, or simply to spend some time enjoying the sites of […]

What to do on a Cape Town morning

Make the most of the bright summer’s mornings, and enjoy the Mother City before the town wakes up. Get an early start on your day, with our perfect itinerary for a morning in Cape Town. A walk along the promenade Running from Mouille Point to Sea Point, Cape Town’s promenade is one of the city’s most-loved […]

The Heritage Market at Constantia Uitsig

Over the past few years, Constantia Uitsig has been under a seemingly constant state of change. The latest addition is the new Heritage Market – and, let’s just say we’re pretty excited. While the new winery and wine tasting facility is still under construction, the estate has already opened a restaurant – Open Door – […]

Explore Cape Town with our most popular tours

Our unforgettable guided tours of Cape Town allow you to experience the best of the Cape, while making the most of the time you have in the city. Led by experienced guides, whether you want to experience our pristine coastal reserves and beaches, the famous wine estates in Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, or take in the […]

New restaurants on our radar

With what seems like a new restaurant popping up every week, it can be hard to keep track of where to eat next. We like to think we’ve done some of the hard work for you – if you need to keep your “must visit” list short, here are three new restaurants on our radar […]

What to see and do in the new Silo District

There’s no question that the new Silo District, just outside the V & A Waterfront, is going to be the place to be and be seen this summer season. Billions of Rands later, what was once an area of bare, cement grain silos, is now home to some of the most prestigious brands and names in […]