20 Things to do in Cape Town for Locals

25 Things to do in Cape Town for Locals - Silvermine Reservoir

Tired of going to the same beaches, parks and entertainment centres and exercising at your local gym? Bored of the usual touristy outings? We’ve come up with 20 great things to do in Cape Town just for you!

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Dog Friendly Walks in Cape Town

Dog Friendly Walks Cape Town

As the season slowly shifts to Spring and the days last a little bit longer, dreams of beach walks and sunny strolls through the park become possible. While the main purpose of walking your dog is to ensure they get out and about to sniff, socialise and do their business while getting plenty of exercise, it’s also important that us humans enjoy the walk too! Cape Town has so much to offer in the way of spectacular walking spots and many of these welcome your doggies (as long as they are well behaved). Here are our Top 10 Doggy Friendly Spots in Cape Town:

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Top 10 Unique Hotels in the World

Poisiden Underwater Resort - Unique Hotels

Tired of visiting the same hotels with the same boring rooms and uninteresting views? We looked for a selection of unique hotels around the world and decided to share our top ten with you.

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Romantic Weekend in Franschhoek

Franschhoek Town - Romantic Weekend in Franschhoek

Although just 80kms outside of Cape Town, a weekend in Franschhoek feels just like being in Tuscany, Italy. With farmhouses, olive trees, rolling vineyards and incredible food & wine (although we like to think that South African wine is much, much better), the scenic town of Franschhoek is the epitome of romance.

Here is our itinerary suggestion for a romantic weekend in Franschhoek:

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15 of the Most Beautiful Destinations in the World

Halong Bay Vietnam - Beautiful Destinations

Although travelling overseas is difficult for most South Africans at the moment, it is never too late to start saving every penny and turn those dreams into reality. Our world is full of extraordinary places and we’ve chosen a few of our favourites to give you some inspiration.

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Why Pay for Accommodation when you can Stay For Free?

Free Accommodation South Africa

Why pay for accommodation when you can stay for free? Here are three facts you need to know to get Free Accommodation in South Africa.

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How to Spend a Weekend in Kalk Bay

Kalk Bay Harbour - Kalk Bay

Nestled along the coast of False Bay, in the shadow of Boyes Drive, lies the small fishing village of Kalk Bay. This historic harbour village has become the centre of art, bric-a-brac shops and excellent restaurants.

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5 Exquisite Destinations for a Winter Holiday

Cape_3With Winter fast approaching, most of us are already pulling out our thick jackets and Winter wellies, and stocking up on red wine and entire seasons of our favourite TV series. Instead of hiberating indoors, why not pack the car and explore some of South Africa’s most beautiful destinations. We’ve picked 5 fabulous spots to get you started!

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Ways To Celebrate Freedom Day In Cape Town



This year, on April 27 2016, celebrates the 22nd anniversary of  our country’s first democratic, post-Apartheid election. Every year, we honour equality on Freedom Day, a day we enjoy alongside our fellow man, irrespective of race, creed, or sex.

If you’re in Cape Town and looking for new ways to commemorate Freedom Day, take a look at our list of things you should take part in.

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A Guide To Durban’s Best Sunset Hotspots

durban sunset

While the arrival of winter means getting home from work in darkness for most South Africans, Durban is one of those lucky cities which gets minimally affected by the changing of the seasons. Although Durbanites may don a light jersey from time-to-time, the temperature remains warm enough to continue to enjoy a myriad of outdoor activities.

If you like nothing better than watching the sunset while on the beach, exercising on the promenade, or dining at a beachside restaurant; here are Durban’s hotspots.

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