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Our top 10 places to celebrate a special occasion in Cape Town

We’re heading into that time of the year, where there’s a special occasion and reason to celebrate around every corner. We’ve put together our favourite places to help you celebrate a special occasion in Cape Town.  De Grendel Offering a menu based on classic, locally sourced ingredients the restaurant at De Grendel serves creative flavour combinations […]

Top Cape Town tour recommendations from our tour guide – Part 2

In the second part of our our tour guide’s series, we share two more must-do tours while you’re exploring beautiful Cape Town. If you missed the first part of our series, you can view our tour guide’s recommendations, here. Constantia Wine Estates and Kirstenbosch The Constantia Valley is situated right on our doorstep, only 17 km from […]

Our top three places to see the wildflowers in Cape Town

While there’s still a discernible nip in the air, nothing can dampen the flurry of wildflowers that will blanket the Cape in the coming weeks. From this week until late September, Cape Town’s spectacular flower season is in full bloom and just begging for a road trip. Here are three of our favourite spots to […]

Top Cape Town tour recommendations from our tour guide

With so much to explore in Cape Town, it can be overwhelming deciding where to start. We chatted to our of our experienced tour guides for his top recommendations of his favourite tours, and those most-loved by guests. After all, who better to trust than an expert? Here are our top three recommendations for a […]

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 […]