The weather may be cooling down, but our accommodation specials such as the all-new Winter Weekend at The Verge package are certainly heating up! Between 1 May and 30 September 2016, we will be offering two equally enticing packages that give you everything you need for a rewarding weekend. Comedy, wine, luxurious accommodation, and of course, all the wonders of winter in Cape Town lie in wait on this two day escape. How does it work, you might be wondering? It's as simple as could be. We will be giving you the chance to enjoy a full weekend of indulgence at The Verge Aparthotel in Sea Point. We [more]
Decorex Cape Town 2016 arrives in the Mother City this weekend, with a show taking place from Friday 29 April to Monday 2 May 2016. As South Africa's leading decor, design and lifestyle exhibition that is hosted in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town, the show has become a highly respected fixture on the events calendar since its inception in 1994. Today, it is one of the largest trade shows of its kind, drawing huge crowds in search of cutting-edge home design trends and inspiration. The vibrant, creative city of Cape Town has a thriving design community, with an abundance of talent in art, textiles, home decor and other [more]
If you're planning to come to Cape Town between May and September 2016, you are sure to love our exclusive Winter Waterfront Escape that gives you nearly a week of luxury, style and fun in the beautiful Waterfront. Including five nights' accommodation at the spectacular four-star Waterfront Village, along with all sorts of included highlights that range from wine tasting to sight-seeing, entertainment, wining and dining, this package is designed to give you the ultimate winter escape! Here's a sneak peek at what this package has to offer...
A frequent site in busy cities all over the world, including Thailand, India, Pakistan and many parts of Africa, tuk-tuks are coming to Cape Town if the City's bid goes to plan. Also known as auto rickshaws, these teeny tiny people carrier vehicles typically have three wheels and a covered seat that holds up to two passengers at the back. They are an excellent way to get from A to B quickly, navigating through traffic as easily as a motorbike and helping to address environmental pollution at the same time. When we heard the news of tuk-tuks in Cape Town becoming a reality, we were instantly holding fingers, thumbs and toes [more]
Proving that Cape Town restaurants really do take the proverbial cake, Conde Nast Traveler recently named us the 'best food city in the world'. Based on the magazine's latest Reader's Choice Awards survey, which asks traveller's from all over the world to name their favourite places and destinations, the city took top honours as a foodie haven. And, we have to say, we are not surprised in the slightest.
Cape Town beat Dubai (which came in as a close second) and Hong Kong (which came in third) for the top spot as reader's favourite city for wining and dining. Excluding US cities that [more]