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Serenity in divine style

On the slopes of Signal Hill nestles a suburban hideaway, writes Adrian Rorvik.

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Robben Island in your home

Always wanted to visit Robben Island, especially Nelson Mandela’s cell, but unable to find the time or money?

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Chance to see Cape sights on the card

While many of Cape Town's attractions are out of locals' reach, a "tourism activist" believes he may have the answer.

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Strandveld is a delightful secret
December 19 2014 at 12:50

The Strandveld - with its wholesome foods and shipwreck trails - could become a popular tourist spot, writes Franki Black.

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Collection that sparkles with history
December 18 2014 at 13:19

Be lured by Cape Town diamond expo, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Tons to do at the Waterfront
December 17 2014 at 07:03

A popular destination for locals, visitors and celebrities, the V&A Waterfront has something for everyone.

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Drinking distinctive brandy
December 15 2014 at 08:01

South Africa stirs a new identity for the spirit, writes Lynn Freehill-Maye.

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Where the sun never sets on service
December 12 2014 at 12:15

The Southern Sun Waterfront recently underwent an extensive R100m refurbishment. Kim Kay bunkered down for the night.

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Already a forgotten treasure?
December 12 2014 at 08:04

Robben Island should be on everyone's list to visit. In fact it should be at the top of the list of heritage sites, writes Jo Meintjes.

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Gallery: Already a forgotten treasure?
December 12 2014 at 08:03

Robben Island should be on everyone's list to visit. In fact it should be at the top of the list of heritage sites - ahead of Table Mountain or even the Union Buildings on Meintjeskop.

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Classic Cape treats
December 11 2014 at 08:04

On a recent visit to Cape Town Hasmita Nair sampled some Cape fare.

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History of colour and harmony
December 10 2014 at 08:01

As the District Six Museum turns 20, a former resident recalls a time of togetherness, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Cape wine gets an Irish flavour
December 9 2014 at 13:03

At an age when most folk retire, businessman Edwin Doran starts anew.

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