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Zeitgeist – men’s streetwear made in Cape Town

Zeitgeist translates as “Spirit of Time” and the Zeitgeist brand philosophy is to absorb the essence of interconnectedness that the Zeit Geist movement portrays and through that reflect the dominant global influences of streetwear, catwalk, culture, music and art of our time. Based in Cape Town South Africa, the Zeitgeist brand was launched by design […]

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Cape Town’s got a new mobile hiking app

A new hiking mobile app, Forge, guides avid hikers along their chosen route with ease with its package of easy-to-use digital maps of the entire Cape Peninsula. Each trail has been digitised and attributed by the Forge team so are accurate and up-to-date, letting outdoor enthusiasts lose themselves in the beautiful mountains without losing their […]

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Cape Town named Africa’s digital hub

The City of Cape Town has been named Africa’s leading digital city and contributes the most to the Western Cape’s GDP. The 2018 State of Cape Town Central City Report, which was compiled by the Central City Improvement District (CCID), highlights the hard work of the City and its partners. Cape Town’s economic structure contributes […]

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The greater Cape area is beautiful and often left unexplored by tourists as they stay within the city limits. What many do not know is that the Cape is home to many caves which can be explored by those brave enough. While we never advise anyone enter a cave without a well-versed guide, here are […]

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Cape Town welcomes new eco-store

Another Cape Town suburb is joining the fight against the plastic plague and promoting a sustainable lifestyle thanks to the new eco-store that has opened in the area. Residents in the near Milnerton, Parklands and Blouberg can now do their shopping without the extra plastic waste by visiting The Green Tap, a new eco-friendly option […]

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Men’s Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2020

The much awaited SA menswear Week Spring/Summer 2020 is set to take place on July 6 at the KPMG building at the foreshore in Cape Town. “We always want to raise the bar and explore new spaces with each season and this time it’s no different,” says Simon Deiner, co-founder of SAMW. “We chose the […]

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10 Historical Landmarks to See in South Africa

Experience South Africa’s rich history, from its turbulent past to its unique architecture and languages, by visiting these historical monuments. The Big Hole, Kimberley Kimberley was put on the mining map when it became clear, it the late 1860s, that the area is rich in diamonds. Massive excavations started in 1871 and the aptly named […]

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Visit one of the oldest houses of Cape Town

Built in 1764, Martin Melck House is one of the oldest of Cape Town’s historic houses. Situated on Strand Street in the centre of the Mother City, the premises was owned by a Prussian mercenary who employed the famous French architect, Louis Thibault, to build a Lutheran Church in the city. The façade and interior […]

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Skydive Two Oceans in Cape Town

Situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, just outside Wellington, this skydive operation is less than an hour’s drive from Cape Town’s CBD. The backdrop includes the surrounding Winelands, Table Mountain, and two sparkling blue oceans. Various skydiving packages are available – including HD video and high-quality photos, plus  a daily shuttle service dedicated to […]