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June 16th is a public holiday in South Africa commemorating the start of the Soweto Riots of 1976. Youth Day serves to remind South Africa of the importance…

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Weekends are for catching up on all of the stuff we miss during the long work week. For some, that might be marathon naps. Others may hit the…

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Readers of all ages and stages will be heading to the beautiful Cape Winelands this weekend to enjoy the Franschhoek Literary Festival – an annual event that takes…

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Finding things to do in Cape Town on a Sunday can be a challenge, even for locals who know the city like the back of their hand. But while…

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The traditional food for Good Friday in Cape Town is pickled fish. It became popular because it could feed families as well as last the Friday-to-Monday (Easter weekend)…

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South Africa’s premier interior design, decoration and lifestyle show is set to coming to the Mother City later this month, and if the sneak peeks are anything to…

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Bringing a world-class presence to one of the most alluring dance forms of our time, Cape Town ballet is without a doubt something that every visitor and local…

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On Wednesday the 5th of March the CometoCapeTown.com team set out again in search of new and amazing Cape Town dining for our visitors. We certainly found just such…

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It was one of those movies that became not just a cult classic back in the 80s; but a message of fun, freedom and the pursuit of leisure…

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We don’t know about you, but we can’t wait for the Cape Town Carnival 2014 to bring its unique dose of culture, entertainment and fun to the Mother…

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With all the lovely weather we are having, and one of the hottest months of the year quickly approaching, what could be better than Cape Town summer concerts…

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I don’t know about you, but I tend to be rather laid-back when it comes to New Year’s Eve in Cape Town. By that, I mean that it…

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If you’re looking for interesting, fun or downright awesome places to visit in Cape Town, boy do we have some great ideas for you. Whether you’re a local…

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While it’s no secret that South Africa’s Mother City is constantly growing its global reputation, the news that Cape Town will be hosting the 14th World Summit of…

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Wondering where to watch the fireworks in Cape Town this year? Here is a full list of approved places to enjoy the amazing displays of light, sparkles and…

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It is no secret that I am a huge sucker for the scary stuff, so it goes without saying that Halloween events in Cape Town may just count…

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From quirky street styles to high end home-grown labels, Cape Town fashion is just as diverse as its people and scenery. Shopping options reflect this diversity, with a…

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October in Cape Town is a fine time indeed, and this month we have a huuuge list of events to enjoy, from penguins all the way to Pinotage….

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School holidays are something that every kid looks forward to with delight. Parents on the other hand, often find it a bit more of a challenge to juggle…

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Spring has pretty much sprung at last (oh, how I love saying that!), bringing us plenty of fantastic September events in Cape Town to enjoy! Despite the fact…

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After two glorious summery weekends in a row, we shouldn’t really complain about Cape Town weather taking a bit of a rainy turn. It is technically winter, and…

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I don’t know what about you, but I’m pretty keen for the month ahead – not least because of all the awesome August events taking place in Cape…

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July in Cape Town is never short of surprises. You could easily enjoy a week of glorious sunshine, which is suddenly broken by thunderclouds rolling in to bring…

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Now that ‘Bieber Fever’ has finally ended, we can all move on to the more important May events taking place in Cape Town. Yes, we know that it…

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If you’re keen to take a walk on the more cultured side of life, you will more than likely want to try some of the top notch theatres…

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These days, celeb spotting has become a regular part of life in the Mother City, as the Cape Town film industry continues to thrive. From seeing hunky leading…

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The Mother City is getting ready to host the hugely successful Cape Town International Jazz Festival in just a few months, which will run over the weekend of…

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