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20 Something in Cape Town – A List of Things To Do
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20 Something in Cape Town – A List of Things To Do

The Mother City is one of the best cities in South Africa in which to be young, single and fancy free.The whole city is a playground if you’re 20 something in Cape Town.Whether it’s discovering something cool to do, or heading off along well-trodden pa...
And the Most Visited Tourist Attractions in South Africa are…
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And the Most Visited Tourist Attractions in South Africa are…

Ask anyone the question - which are the most visited tourist attractions in South Africa - and they’ll probably answer along the lines of our list below ...V&A Waterfront The Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town has around 25 million visitors...
15 Tourist Attractions That Are Worth The Money (And 3 That Are ‘Meh’)
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15 Tourist Attractions That Are Worth The Money (And 3 That Are ‘Meh’)

It's only fair that your money should work hard for you on holiday. Let's be honest: there is nothing worse than standing in a queue, to hand over your cash, only to find that the attraction is over-hyped and underwhelming.To save you money, we've put toge...
10 Things You (Probably) Don’t Know About Kirstenbosch
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10 Things You (Probably) Don’t Know About Kirstenbosch

There isn't a visitor to Cape Town who doesn't visit Kirstenbosch. The 52 800 square kilometre botanical garden is up there with the best in the world, particularly since the introduction of the 'Boomslang' (officially named the Most Beautiful Object in South ...
Cape Towns Big 7 – If You Haven’t Done Them, You Haven’t Lived
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Cape Towns Big 7 – If You Haven’t Done Them, You Haven’t Lived

Cape Towns Big 7 have nothing to do with animals... The city has not suddenly acquired direct access to lion, leopard, rhino, elephant, buffalo, great white shark and southern right whales – although southern right whales, sharks, seals and penguins you can f...
Dinosaurs amongst the cycads at Kirstenbosch
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Dinosaurs amongst the cycads at Kirstenbosch

It's a clever idea, putting life-size dinosaurs in amongst near-extinct cycads at Kirstenbosch. Not only does it give you a very real idea of just how large, or small, the dinosaurs actually were by standing next to them but you get a real appreciation for the...
Open-Air Cinemas Near You – 6 Places In South Africa Where The Big Screen Is Outdoors
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Open-Air Cinemas Near You – 6 Places In South Africa Where The Big Screen Is Outdoors

The inner-city trend of outdoor cinema is fast filling the void that the demise of the drive-in left in the lives of many South Africans.It's already a rage worldwide and places like Monaco, Wroclaw (Poland), Broom and Sydney (Australia), London, Colorado,...
The Darwin Trail – Retrace Darwin’s Visit To The Cape
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The Darwin Trail – Retrace Darwin’s Visit To The Cape

I know little about Charles Darwin other than that his theory of evolution got me into serious hot water in the school playground where, at age eleven, I spoke out in support of the principle of evolution without much understanding of what it was all about. ...
Cecilia Waterfall from Kirstenbosch – A Wonderful Walk
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Cecilia Waterfall from Kirstenbosch – A Wonderful Walk

Normally, when people speak about walking Cecilia Forest, they refer to the more-or-less amble you can do through the forest after parking on Rhodes Drive, along the main jeep track. Cecilia Forest has a number of lovely walks and jogging paths that pass throu...