The Springbok Experience in Cape Town leaves a mark

I didn’t really know what to expect from the Springbok Experience at the V & A Waterfront. I am a rugby fan, but I am not rabid. So how much interest could a museum dedicated to South African rugby have for me? Turns out a lot…

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7 Super Stylish Free Wi-Fi Cafes in Cape Town We Couldn’t Do Without

If you’re not-so-secretly a coffee snob with a taste for gourmet snacks and blazing fast Wi-Fi, you’ve come to the right place. Cape Town is starting to burst with increasingly stylish ‘laptop camps’ inviting a long afternoon browsing emails (or cat videos) amongst pretty clientele and prettier locations. Here are 7 of our favourite free Wi-Fi café’s

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5 Top Bands You Can’t Miss at the 2014/2015 Old Mutual Summer Sunset Concerts at Kirstenbosch

Woohoo, Mother City music lovers! The 2014/2015 Old Mutual Summer Sunset Concerts at the impressive Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden‘s programme has been announced and it’s EPIC!

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GALILEO OPEN AIR CINEMA 2014/2015

The best outdoor cinematic experience in Cape Town is back - the Galileo Open Air Cinema returns to the Mother City from Friday 31 October, 2014. This year's captivating programme features some of film's greatest releases, including Top Gun, Love Actually,Breakfast at Tiffany's and more. A tasty new addition to the Galileo is the launch of its programme in the Cape Winelands.

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CAPE TOWN – THE UNEXPECTED CITY

Welcome to the Cape Town Tourism website, where you will see that Cape Town is a great city to visit, to live in, to work in, to play in and to invest in and why it's one of the World's 10 Most Loved Cities according to CNNGo.

Cape Town is less than 20 hours from New York, with just one stop required in Johannesburg if you fly with South African Airways. From Atlanta, you can fly directly to Johannesburg with Delta Airlines.

From other cities in the United States, you can fly to Cape Town via London with American Airlines or with British Airways.

Accommodation in Cape Town ranges from backpacker establishments (from around $15 per person per night) to some of the world’s finest five star establishments (generally from around $400 per room per night).

United States travelers visiting South Africa for less than 90 days do not require a visa.

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