Here’s how to do Veganuary the right way

Looking to make a change this new year? Why not give being vegan a try? Veganuary is a non-profit organisation that encourages citizens the world over to be completely vegan for a month and more. Veganuary was started by husband and wife duo Jane Land and Matthew Glover in 2014, and has had over 1-million participants from 192 countries around… Read more →

Tantalizing Christmas lunch and dinner offerings in the Cape

Not in the mood to cook this Christmas? Fear not. As usual, there are a host of local institutions offering delicious Christmas lunch and dinner specials for those wanting to celebrate the day outside of their own kitchens. Here are some of the best places to enjoy a festive feast this Christmas: Radisson RED, Waterfront   View this post on… Read more →

Fideli’s: Cape Town’s newest taste of fresh

There’s a new kid on the Church Square block, in the heart of Cape Town’s CBD, and it comes packing with wholesome conscious freshness. Exactly a year after she first opened her concept restaurant, Pilcrow & Cleaver, with its weekly changing menus and team of chefs – Chef Judi introduced Fideli’s, her newest food chapter right next door to Pilcrow… Read more →

Young South African filmmaker wins International Emmy Award

Raphadu Maphoto, a young South African filmmaker based in Cape Town, won the JCSI Young Creatives Award, as part of the 2020 International Emmy Awards. Maphoto’s entry, which is titled ‘Dear Peace’, is one of three winning one-minute films that were made in response to the theme: ‘Stand Up for Peace – Everyday Heroes in these Troubled Times.’ The elegiac… Read more →

Real-life mystery-solving game to hit Cape Town next year

Jack The Ripper will be stalking the streets of Cape Town in April 2021 and it is up to you to stop him. There is an exciting development in the City for fans of whodunnits and sharp-witted sleuths, CluedUpp games will turn Cape Town into a playground with its giant outdoor escape game, The Cape Town Ripper. In the scenario, Jack… Read more →

Kauai launches the Normal Burger

In step with its Don’t Go Back to Abnormal campaign, KAUAI has launched the Normal Burger; a fast-service, though freshly-prepared burger that’s actually good for you. #dontgobacktoabnormal is KAUAI’S call to action for us to leverage the COVID disruption to create healthier normal where we choose nutritious foods that improve the resilience of our immune systems. The Normal Burger is… Read more →

‘Toorbos’ selected as South Africa’s official entry for 2021 Oscars

South African writer-director René van Rooyen’s Toorbos will be the country’s official entry for the prestigious Best International Feature Film Award at the 93rd Academy Awards in 2021. The film is an adaptation of Dalene Matthee’s best-selling novel, of the same name, which was published in 2003. The period piece, set in 1930s South Africa, investigates the uprooting of a… Read more →

Cinderella gets a Cape Flats twist in new show

Family fun as Cinderella gets a Cape Flat’s Twist with a new pantomime set to debut in Cape Town next week – running until December 2020. The Cinderella show will be showcased at The Roxy Revue Bar. GrandWest All Star Entertainment, and GrandWest presents Cape Town’s first contemporary pantomime, written and directed by Allistair Izobell and featuring a stellar cast… Read more →

The Two Oceans Aquarium celebrates 25 years

The Two Oceans Aquarium celebrates its 25th birthday on Friday, November 13.  The Aquarium opened its doors in 1995 and has since welcomed more than 10 million visitors of which 6 million have been local, establishing it as a firm favourite with local and international travellers. It is a well-respected organisation within the international aquarium and tourism industries and a… Read more →

Lace up for the Constantia Glen 5km breakfast fun walk/run

Head for the hills and work up a thirst with a 5km breakfast fun run/walk which takes you through the picturesque Constantia Glen wine estate this Sunday, November 15. The route winds its way from Constantia Glen’s tasting room through budding vineyards and up and down the rolling hills of the farm. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome…. Read more →