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Cape Town is a beach-lover’s destination of choice with a whopping 72 beaches.

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When it comes to surfing, Cape Town is in the unique position of offering surfers great surfing conditions in every direction, virtually all year round. From point breaks to beach breaks and giant reef breaks, the Mother City has options galore for everyone from noobs to pros, no matter how the wind is blowing. The waters around Cape…

Dogs love to run unfettered, and what better way to let them off the leash than to take them to the beach? While many of the City of Cape Town’s beaches have a no-dogs-allowed policy, there are some where dogs are welcome before 9am and after 6pm between November and April, beaches where only dogs on leashes are allowed and…

Cape Town locals are spoilt for choice when it comes to beautiful locations, but if you’re looking for a spot that offers up magnificent views of the ocean and mountain as well as gorgeous people and top-notch cocktails, you can’t go wrong with Camps Bay. Take a stroll along the Pipe Track Before you head down to the ocean, take…

There are so many ways to enjoy what Cape Town has to offer without spending a fortune. Here are 50 things to do in Cape Town for a mere R50 or less. To save even more money on your trip, get hold of an iVenture card for generous discounts on Cape Town’s top …

The pristine beaches of Cape Town are top among the reasons people make their way to the city every year. With the spectacular backdrop of the Cape Fold Mountain range, the Mother City’s beaches are of the most scenic in the world. With the coastal city bordered by both the Indian Ocean and Atlantic Ocean, there are a large number…

The Blue Flag accolade is an internationally recognised award given to beaches that meet global standards of excellence. The beaches are rated yearly according to safety, amenities, cleanliness, environmental information and environmental management, and through strict maintenance, South Africa boasts more than 30 Blue Flag beaches, as well as a handful of Blue Flag boats and Blue Flag marinas.

IKO certified Kitesurfing centre offers step-by-step lessons at Cape Town’s leading kitesurfing venues.

If you're looking for surfing tuition and coaching in Cape Town, look no further than Gary's Surf School.

Learn 2 Surf is a network of top surf schools across South Africa, with surf schools in Cape Town, Mossel Bay, Plettenberg Bay, Jeffreys Bay, Port Elizabeth, East London, Margate and Durban. The Cape Town branch of Learn 2 Surf is based at Muizenberg Beach, an ideal spot for beginners and professional surfers alike.

Marine Dynamics Shark Tours offers you a five star, once in a lifetime opportunity to get face to face with Great White Sharks while aboard a luxury, custom-built boat designed for use in the Great White Shark capital of the world, Gansbaai. The Great White Shark is a legendary apex predator of the ocean and the aim is to show ...

Surf the most ideal wind and swell conditions in Cape Town with the mobile surf school and surf tour operator, Stoked School of Surf.

Explore South Africa’s beautiful West Coast! What would visiting Cape Town be without a road trip?

If you’ve spent some time in Cape Town, you’ll have undoubtedly been to its number one attraction, the majestic Table Mountain. Now, take home your memoir and keepsake from your time visiting one of the seven wonders of nature. You could also shop online where you can easily browse a wide selection of merchandise branded with the iconic ...

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