10 Cape Town Escapes where you don’t need to worry about water

Everyone loves Cape Town – One of the world’s most beautiful and affordable cities.

Winner of dozens of international awards such as:

  • Voted Best City by The Telegraph UK’s readers, third year in a row
  • Number two on National Geographic’s top 10 list of best beach cities in the world
  • Number one food city in the world in Condé Nast’s Reader’s Choice
  • Number one city in Africa for business tourism
  • Golf Destination of the Year, 2017
  • Luxury City Destination of the Year 2016
  • Number 1 in Agoda’s Top Global Destinations list
  • The Most Beautiful City in the World by Buzzfeed
  • Top 10 Wine Destination by Flipkey
  • Second Best Value Destination in the World by Tripadvisor

And then we have the Cape Town drought!

But fear not incoming tourists, because South Africans have an ability to rise to every challenge. Establishments across Cape Town are already implementing some unique solutions, so that you can enjoy this wonderful city, without having to worry where the next bottle of water is coming from.

So here is a list of just 10 Cape Town Escapes where you don’t need to worry about water.

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7 Kid Friendly New Year’s Eve Ideas

Babysitting plans fall through? Looking for something to do with the whole family this New Year’s Eve? What a better way to celebrate this joyous evening than with the people you love! We have listed our 7 family friendly New Year’s Eve Ideas so you can include your whole family bringing in the New Year!

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10 Summer Festivals and Markets around Cape Town

As many tourist flocks to the sandy shores of the beloved Mother City, the race is on to find the best summer festivals and markets around the peninsular to keep those itineraries full, so to help you with this daunting task we have listed all the summer festivals and markets listed on and Sleeping-OUT and our sister website, Dining-OUT so that you’re not left out!

See the list below of our Top 10 picks of hip and happening events and markets around Cape Town this summer!

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Top 8 Things to do and see in Mozambique

San Martinho Beach Club

Yearning for a tropical holiday, but you’re on a budget? How does a luxurious holiday in Mozambique sound? Expensive? Well think again! Mozambique has amazing affordable accommodation on offer, and beautiful sights to see. Ponta d’Ouro, a popular tourist destination in Mozambique, is just a mere 8km from the South African border, 5 hours from Durban and 7 hours from Johannesburg it’s the perfect spot for weekend getaways or long lazy holidays, and with accommodation on Sleeping-OUT starting from R230 per person per night, how can you say no?

To help you plan your trip, we have listed our Top 8 things to do and see in Mozambique, to help you ensure the perfect holiday!

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Top 10 most Haunted spots in South Africa

If you enjoy history, with a touch of scary, this one is for you! Halloween is traditionally an American Holiday. However, through mainstream media its culture has spread across the globe, with dress up parties and trick or treating. It’s a fun activity to enjoy with the family! To celebrate this we have explored the most haunted spots around South Africa and tours you can take to explore them!

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10 Places to See in Cape Town

Looking for the Ocean this summer? Why not visit one of the most beautiful cities in the world! Pristine coastlines with blue flag beaches, nature reserves and stately wine farms are all here in this wondrous city; and with one of the 7 wonders of nature, located here in the form of the majestic Table Mountain, where better place to be.

But don’t wait too long, accommodation in Cape Town for December/January sells out fast! So don’t miss out, book now for a holiday to remember in sunny Cape Town!

We have listed 10 places to see while visiting Cape Town with your family here below and check out some beautiful Cape Town destinations where you can book your accommodation over here.

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DiningCity Presents: Restaurant Week SA 2017 The 5th Anniversary Edition

Its Restaurant Week time again! DiningCity started the amazing initiative of Restaurant week 5 years ago and would like to celebrate this 5 year anniversary with its loyal patrons! Sleeping-OUT have partnered up with KLM Dutch royal airlines, UberEATS, StreetSmart and, the creators and brain behind this project, DiningCity to bring you Restaurant Week 2017 the 5th Anniversary Edition. As the official partner of Restaurant Week, Sleeping-OUT offers you the privilege of booking your seats from TODAY, while the rest of South Africa will only have that opportunity from 29 September 2017, all you have to do is visit the Restaurant Week website click here and book the restaurant of your choice, on the list provided, using the VIP code: SLEEPINGOUTVIP

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Explore the Island of Mauritius

Mogador House

Crystal clear waters, white sandy beaches as far as the eye can see, a truly Island life experience awaits you on the beautiful Island of Mauritius. Located off the Shores of East Africa, Mauritius is home to about 1 million Mauritians and thousands of tourists visit each year to experience the pristine views and rich culture of the Island. There is so much you can do while visiting Mauritius, we have listed our favourite things to do and see while on your trip!

If you are looking for accommodation in Mauritius, look no further than Sleeping-OUT, we have many establishments listed with us to help you plan your legend of a holiday! Click here to view some of our finest listings from Flic en Flac to Trou aux Biches, we have you covered for your trip!

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The Macufe Festival 2017

 

The Macufe Festival is a nine-day Mangaung African Cultural Festival, showcasing the best African and international talent. In 2017, the much anticipated event will be taking place from 30 September – 8 October 2017 at various locations around the beautiful area of Bloemfontein. This amazing festival has grown to be one of the biggest, most culturally balanced showcases of African Arts and Culture in the world.

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