As far as things to do in Cape Town go, South Africa's Mother City is living proof that you can let your hair down and have fun at any age. For over 60s, the city offers plenty in the way of tours, entertainment, shopping, activities and sights... along with an excellent range of discounts for the mature traveller.
These discounts include local supermarkets and shops, but they also allow free or reduced price admission to some of the top landmarks in the city, making travel more affordable than ever. With plenty of scenery, activities to suit all tastes for adventure and enough wining [more]
Taking place from Thursday 30 July to Saturday 1 August 2015, Mercedes-Benze Fashion Week Cape Town 2015 is set to bring its signature blend of fashion, shopping trends and style to the runway at The North Wharf at V&A Waterfront. This event is a major one for fashionistas, but everyone who appreciates the art of fashion design will be sure to enjoy the show.
This event puts the focus on African couture, from a local perspective. A selection of up and coming as well as renowned designers that include big name fashion legends such as Marianne Fassler, Lalesso and KLûK CGDT will be showcasing their annual [more]
Only have 12 hours in Cape Town? While it may seem like you will never have time to see and do all those things you have read about and heard about, you can fit in a surprisingly large number of things into half a day. To help you make the most of each and every second, we have put together a mini guide on how to spend your limited time in South Africa's famous Mother City.
Let's face it - being on a tight timeline can make any travel encounter somewhat stressful. When you find yourself in one of the world's most iconic cities, it is even [more]
Calling all R 'n B fans and slow jam lovers... Babyface and Toni Braxton are coming to Cape Town on 1 September 2015, where they will be performing as part of their South Africa and Zimbabwe tour. If you are anything like me, and have many memories of Toni Braxton classics such as Unbreak My Heart, Breathe Again and Another Sad Love Song, this is sure to be good news. And, if you remember those Babyface 90s songs like Everytime I Close My Eyes, this will be really, REALLY good news. Taking place at the Grand Arena at Grandwest Casino this coming September, the duo will be performing some [more]
While I may be a teeny bit biased by it being my favourite time of the year, Cape Town in the wintertime really is something special to behold. Crisp air, the scent of smoke from fireplaces (not to mention the joy of sitting beside such fireplaces with a glass of red wine) and, of course, the sudden sunny days that brighten things up... these are all part of winter's charm. South Africa's Mother City has beautifully defined seasons that each offer plenty to see, do and experience. The hot summer months that run from November to March are perfect for beaches, relaxation and outdoor pursuits, while the warm autumn months between April and May help to begin the decent into the [more]