Djembe drumming in Cape Town

Djembe drums are hourglass-shaped, hide-covered drums with a distinctive African sound. The drums have their origins in West Africa, and the name apparently comes from the...

Things to do on Valentine’s Day in Cape Town

February: the month of love, and fantastic specials. Whether you want to treat your partner to a special evening, plan an epic first date, or...

The Cape Town Art Fair

Cape Town is a dream destination for anyone who loves art. The city is a vibrant cultural hub, hosting some of the top galleries on...

The Cape Town Youth Jazz Festival

The Cape Town Youth Jazz Festival is your chance to see the rising stars of the local jazz scene live in concert. Local young musicians...

Things to do on honeymoon in Cape Town

Cape Town is one of the most romantic cities in the world, with its spectacular sunsets, mountain- and sea views, thrilling adventure activities, and world-class...

The Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival

The annual Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival is a highlight of the city’s musical calendar, when school, university, and community big bands perform at...

6 reasons to visit the Old Biscuit Mill

The Old Biscuit Mill is a vibrant hub of art, design, and food, right in the heart of Woodstock. It’s the capital of cool here...

The Labia Theatre, Cape Town

The Labia Theatre is one of Cape Town’s favourite lesser-known attractions. The locals, of course, know it very well. It’s one of Cape Town’s favourite...

How to have an Anti-Valentine’s Day in Cape Town

If you’re single on Valentine’s Day or just like to rebel against the system there’s still plenty of things to do in Cape Town to...

Tweede Nuwe Jaar

Tweede Nuwe Jaar, which literally means “Second New Year”, is rooted in the slave history of Cape Town. Slaves were only allowed a single day...

Cape Town for the Muslim Traveller

Cape Town is a desirable destination for the Muslim traveller and visitors will find many Muslim-owned guesthouses, tour operators, and restaurants catering for the faith-based...

The Millennial’s Guide to Cape Town

Millenials have a bad rap online these days, with countless articles accusing your average youngster of being a selfie-obsessed, smashed-avo-munching narcissist. A millennial, really, is...