Historical Sites in the Western Cape

The Western Cape has a couple of places to transport you back in time. Historical sites with their well-preserved architecture have been transformed into interesting experience for locals and tourists to enjoy. The Castle of Good Hope There are many historical things to do in Cape Town but when it comes to history, the Castle [...]

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Cape Town, Day Tours, News, South Africa, Tours|

Watch Now: Large Pod of Dolphins Near Gansbaai

These dolphins were spotted near De Kelders, a small coastal village between Gansbaai and Hermanus. Gansbaai is a popular tourist destination, known for its dense population of great white sharks. Thousands of people visit this town every year to jump in a cage and dive with these amazing creatures. It is said that shark [...]

Taste The Helderberg 2017

  Can we ever get enough of wine tasting? The Hedelberg is a wine-producing area in the Western Cape which consists of Somerset West, Strand, Gordon’s Bay, Lwandle, Macassar and Sir Lowry’s Pass. It's no secret that Capetonians love their wines and wine tasting is one of the best activities in Cape Town! Each [...]

June 12th, 2017|Categories: Cape Town, Day Tours, News, South Africa, Tours|

Watch Now: Stunning Video of the Beautiful Western Cape

The Western Cape, where mountains meet the sea. The Western Cape draws millions of visitors each year to the seemingly small province of South Africa with is absolute beauty. The Cape is surrounded by two oceans, the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Indian Ocean to the south. One of the best-known features [...]

Spectacular Little Lion’s Head

Compared to Table Mountain hike, Lion's head is the perfect hike as it is one of the activities in Cape Town that doesn't require much time... But the con is that sometimes you can’t admire the view because of the crowd! But guess what? Little Lion's head was discovered and it is as spectacular [...]

June 7th, 2017|Categories: Cape Town, Day Tours, News, South Africa, Tours|

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show

  Are you looking for things to do in Cape Town this week? Save the date (especially if you're a wine lover)! Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show is South Africa’s foremost wine competition that allows the wine drinking public to discover the best products of the industry. Wine enthusiasts have the chance to try [...]

June 6th, 2017|Categories: Cape Town, Day Tours, News, South Africa, Tours|

Delicious Food and Wine Dinners at Fairview

Last Years edition of Fairview Food-and-Wine Dinners was such a success that the event is coming back this year! Needless to say that this is one of the top culinary things to do in Cape Town this winter! From the 9th of June until the end of September, you will have the opportunity to enjoy [...]

June 5th, 2017|Categories: Cape Town, Day Tours, News, South Africa|

Tips on How to Prevent Malaria

Nearly half of our planets population (more than 3 billion people) are living in high, medium or low risk malaria areas. Even though there has been a massive progress in curing and preventing this disease, it still causes many deaths each year and unfortunately most of them are here in Africa. When you’re on a holiday you really [...]

A Quick Guide to Yellow Fever Vaccinations

Yellow Fever Vaccinations are the only recommended way to make sure you don't contract Yellow Fever. Yellow fewer, like malaria, is a disease which is passed on by mosquito bites. It appears in tropical areas of Africa as well as in Central and South America. Most common Symptoms of yellow fever are: • fever • muscle pain [...]

6 Reasons you Know That Summer Has Arrived in Cape Town

1. Bikinis at the pool at Ashanti - or topless if you are lucky! As a backpacker coming to Cape Town in summer, I am sure that you will be looking for a hostel with a pool! Luckily, both Ashanti Gardens and Ashanti Green Point have one – and most often, with pretty girls catching [...]

December 2nd, 2015|Categories: Cape Town, Day Tours, News, South Africa|