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J&B Met fashion frenzy: what are you wearing?

Former Miss South Africa Jo-Ann Strauss (right) at the J&B Met last year with friend Jennifer Su. Photo courtesy Jennifer Su. With just two weekends left before the 2010 J&B Met at Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town, fashion designers and stores are getting seriously busy.

Last year’s Diwali Festival at the V&A Waterfront – A Cape Town Tourism Flickr photo essay

The Diwali Festival took place at the V&A Waterfront on October 11, 2009, drawing a crowd of appreciative spectators.

V&A Waterfront hustle and bustle – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of the V&A Waterfront was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Barry J Mitchell.

Ragged tooth shark – Flickr pic of the day

This picture of a ragged tooth shark was taken during a dive off Cape Town by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Jean Tresfon.

Get sand in your knickers for a good cause

Haul out your buckets and spades and head down to Hout Bay beach for the annual Sandcastle Competition, to be held on Saturday February 13, 2010 and you’ll be making a difference in a number of schools in the Cape Town area. Funds raised go toward improving facilities and sponsoring underprivileged children at Valley Pre-Primary school, Sentinel High School in the Hout Bay Harbour community and Little Lamb Crèche in Imizamo Yethu township.

Fine 2010 wine

The beautiful Vergelegen wine estate. Photo courtesy slack12 Watching the sun set over the Cape’s fabulous beaches is an experience incomplete without a glass or two of one of the many fine vintages produced by the region’s renowned wine farms. Be it with a woody Chardonnay, or a spicy Shiraz, visitors to the breezy shores of South Africa’s premier wine region will find their holiday immeasurably improved by homegrown sundowners, to accompany tans and windswept hair.

Berthed boats at the V&A Waterfront – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of the V&A Waterfront was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Deji Fisher aka dejifish.

Cricket spectators at Newlands – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of cricket fans awaiting action at Newlands, was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member smee.bruce.

“World Cup will be safe,” says Everton football star

Photo courtesy Robert Muñoz. The attack on the Togolese football team in Angola last week has created unfounded fears that South Africa will not be a safe place during the 2010 FIFA World Cup™.

Granite boulders – Postcard from Paul

An artful stroll on Fish Hoek Beach – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of a tattooed beach-goer was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Day Is Coming.

Pocket Power takes the honours in L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate at Kenilworth

The amazing Pocket Power has done it again, winning his fourth successive L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate at Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town yesterday. Writing in The Times this morning, racing corresponent Jimmy Lithgow contended: “Yesterday’s fourth successive victory by Pocket Power in the R1-million L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate confirmed his standing as one of the greatest horses ever to compete in this country.”

Boulders on a Simon’s Town beach – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of sunset-smouldering boulders on a Simon’s Town beach was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Michael Snethlage aka silver.moon296.

Yacht in Cape Town Harbour – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of a yacht in Cape Town Harbour was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Dr. ZVLV.

Queen’s Plate: Blue and white in 2010

Photo courtesy mailx. The L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate, one of South Africa’s most prestigious horse-racing events, takes place at Kenilworth Racecourse tomorrow (January 9, 2010).

The Cape Minstrel Carnival – A Cape Town Tourism photo essay

When I woke up on January 2, 2010, I decided to grab my camera and see the Cape Minstrel Carnival. I had never been to see the Klopse and decided that in order to call myself a true Capetonian, it was necessary to see them at least once.

Cape Town Stadium from the air – Flickr pic of the day

This aerial photograph of the newly completed Cape Town Stadium was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Jazz-Dee. Jazz-Dee says, “This photo was taken from a small Robertson helicopter.”

South Africa vs England cricket at Newlands: day five

Cape Town-born English batsman Jonathan Trott. Photo courtesy Chris McAtominey. Cape Town-born English batsman Jonathan Trott tried his best to save England from defeat on day five of the third Test at Newlands in Cape Town.

Football’s silly season kicks off

Photo courtesy Brenda Anderson ‘Twas several days after Christmas and across the football world Players were wondering; would they be bought, or would they be sold? The transfer window was open and speculation was mounting Would he stay, would he go, or is the player just fronting?

Waves crashing at Camps Bay Beach – Flickr pic of the day

This photograph of the waves crashing at Camps Bay Beach was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Trevor Exposed.

The Barmy Army entertains in colourful Cape Town

Barmy Army commander Vic Flowers, also known as Jimmy Saville, conducts a chant at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on one of the Army’s tours. Picture courtesy Prescott Pym An English cricket tour would not be the same without its loyal group of travelling supporters, the Barmy Army.  

South Africa vs England cricket at Newlands: day four

English flags have been very prominent at Newlands in Cape Town. Picture courtesy Brian Costelloe While friends and family back home continue to wade through snow in the streets, English cricket fans in Cape Town are making the most of the city’s amazing weather on day four of the third match of the series between England and South Africa.

Cricket: Ball-tampering controversy in Cape town

Stuart Broad. Photo courtesy Chris Frewin While England’s cricketers took a pasting from the South African batsmen on day three in Cape Town’s heat yesterday, they were also accused of trying to cheat.

Extended school holiday during 2010 FIFA World Cup™

Photo courtesy Tara Turkington Learners and teachers across South Africa can look forward to a long winter holiday during the 2010 FIFA World Cup™. According to news website iol.co.za, the education department has announced that schools will have an extended holiday during the World Cup to avoid teacher and learner absenteeism, as well as to take some pressure off the public transport system.

Enchanted Melkbosstrand – Flickr pic of the day

Melkbosstrand is the first village you come across on a drive north from Cape Town along the Cape west coast. This photo of two little boys at Melkbosstrand was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Sonja_za.

South Africa vs England cricket at Newlands: Day three

Newlands cricket ground with SA Breweries and Table Mountain in the background. Photo courtesy Badger Swan Thousands of English cricket fans have joined their South African counterparts in enjoying wonderful weather and captivating cricket during the third test at Newlands in Cape Town.

Surfing at Noordhoek Beach – Flickr pic of the day

Noordhoek is one of Cape Town’s most spectacular beaches. This photo of a surfer at Noordhoek was taken by our Cape Town. Live it. Love it. group member Keith Lyle aka Stanleyace.

South Africa vs England cricket at Newlands

English flags are prominent as England battle with South Africa during day two of the third Test at Newlands. Photo courtesy Louis Rossouw CRICKET fans have been enjoying a well-fought contest between South Africa and England in the third test at Newlands cricket stadium in Cape Town.  

Last chance to catch Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats at the Artscape

The Artscape Theatre Centre, photo courtesy mallix There are just six days left to watch one of the world’s most popular musicals – Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats – at the Artscape Theatre Centre in Cape Town. Presented by Pieter Toerien Productions, this production boasts an all-South African cast and has received rave reviews since its opening night at the Artscape on November 29, 2009.

Wiesenhof Wildpark – Postcard from Paul