Keen On Cape Town

Cape Town enters Level 3B water restrictions

Posted on February 1st, 2017


With dam levels getting lower and still a few months of summer left, the City of Cape Town has decided to clamp down even more on water usage in the Mother City. From 1 February 2017, we are officially on Level 3B water restrictions. There’s no messing around now, so please read about the new restrictions… Read More…

Cape Town Bursting with Talent!

Posted on December 6th, 2016


Inspired by the idea to double the love this Christmas, the gift you choose for the special someone in your life has the power to change and save lives. All these one-of-a-kind gifts from Goodbye Malaria are hand-made by Cape Town crafters, celebrate Africa and support local companies who employ and empower them. You’re bound… Read More…

Virtual reality games encourage city exploration

Posted on October 5th, 2016


In a world where everything is available at the touch of a button, it seems as though we are spending more time staring at a screen than venturing outdoors. Bizarrely, it’s a virtual reality game that is getting people all over the world off their couches and out into the fresh air. Pokémon Go has… Read More…

Amazing Cape Town time-lapse videos

Posted on August 1st, 2016


Some videos are worth every single share or like. These time-lapse videos of Cape Town were masterfully created by photographer Brendon Wainwright. By stitching together thousands of images, he’s certainly captured the Mother City’s beauty. Take a moment or two and have a look (most recent at the top). Check out Brendon on Instagram at… Read More…

An animated look at Cape Town

Posted on July 28th, 2016


Here’s a fun little animated look at the Mother City to brighten your day (especially with the winter weather we’ve had this week!) See if you can recognise any of these popular places in Cape Town. Thanks to locally based explainer-video company Blink Tower for the images.      

ULTRA SOUTH AFRICA 2017 – All set for the Cape Town Stadium

Posted on July 27th, 2016


UPDATE: Check out this line-up! Featuring: (In alphabetical order) Headliners: Dash Berlin David Guetta KSHMR Martin Garrix DJ SNAKE Support: Black Coffee Felix Jaehn Headhunterz Nic Fanciulli Regional Support: Chunda Munki Crazy White Boy Dj Dimplez DEAN FUEL Euphonik DJ DJ Fresh HouseHold Funk Kryoman Kyle Watson Kyle Cassim Mark Stent DJ Milkshake Pascal &… Read More…

Tickets for 2016 Cape Town Sevens on sale soon

Posted on July 26th, 2016


Get ready… tickets for the 2016 Cape Town Sevens go on sale on Friday 29 July 2016. Prices range from R150 to R250 and tickets will be on sale through Computicket. The first edition of the tournament was of course a massive success, so expect more fun and action this time round. With that said,… Read More…

Creating functional space on city rooftops

Posted on July 13th, 2016


When living in the concrete jungle, we are often blissfully unaware of anything happening that is above eye-level. But these days city rooftops are being used for a variety of purposes other than 15 minute breaks and a place where birds spend their time. From hosting Secret Sunrise events, to creating beautiful urban gardens, it’s… Read More…

More top honours for the Mother City

Posted on July 8th, 2016


Cape Town continues to gain recognition as a favourite destination for travelers from around the globe. The city has recently featured on two world renowned travel lists – U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 Best Vacation Destinations and the 2016 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards. The Mother City came in at number 11 on… Read More…

Cape Town Sevens 2016 on the way

Posted on May 25th, 2016


After the massive success of last year’s inaugural Cape Town Sevens rugby tournament, fans will be happy to hear that the dates have been set for this year’s event. The Cape Town Sevens will be the second stop on the 2016/2017 World Rugby Sevens Series and is scheduled to take place on 10 and 11… Read More…


Events Guide


The Applewood Harvest Market and Tru-Cape Trail Running Challenge

Family Market and Activities to Celebrate the Apple Harvest as well as farmland

From 08H30 until 15H00

At Applewood Preparatory School

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Escape winter to a cosy mountain idyll at La Petite Ferme

Stay, sip, savour and see with special limited offers at Franschhoek retreat

From 10h30 until 17h00

At La Petite Ferme

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Clue Room, Mystery escape game, do you have what it takes?

Can you solve the mystery and escape in time?

From 14:00 until 20:00

At Tygervalley Shopping Centre

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