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]
Bringing a universe of music to the people, the Cape Town Nu World Festival will be taking place on over Nelson Mandela Day weekend on Friday 17 July and Saturday 18 July 2015, and we are sure it will be nothing short of spectacular. The theme for this year is 'Wild & Wise'. Three stages, a series of TED-style talks, plus a line-up that includes artists from all corners of the globe are just some of the highlights that you can expect. Headlines acts will feature the likes of Xhosa superstar Simphiwe Dana, rapper Riky Rick, Austrian beatmaker Dunkelbunt, Spoek vs Spoko and Congolese singer and musician Kanda Bongo Man, [more]
Wondering what to do in Cape Town in the middle of the week? We have you covered. On the weekends, it is not too hard to find some sort of activity to enjoy in and around the city. Most people (local and otherwise) are free to enjoy some time out during the day and after dark, and the city offers a variety of weekend ideas. In the middle of the week however, it is business as usual for those who are not on holiday. Whether you have found yourself with a few days off, or you are on holiday in Cape Town and in need [more]
As the first snow starts to fall and the temperatures continue to drop, staying inspired on any given Cape Town winter weekend can be a challenge even to those who adore the cooler months of the year. It is not that there isn't such a huge range of things to see and do, 'cos there most certainly is a truckload of inspiring ideas out there (trust me on this one). Perhaps it is more a case of the cooler weather making it a bit easier to not think out of the box. Or, get out of that warm bed. Winter brings with it a different side to South Africa's Mother [more]