All in Cape Town

My Cape Town favourites (and farewell video!)

From gorgeous beaches to seaside running routes and urban parks, there is so much to love about Cape Town. This South African city is known for its stunning views and mountains, and welcomes visitors with a smile and delicious food. Here is a local's guide to some Cape Town favourites, after more than four years living in the city. 

11 awesome restaurants for vegans and vegetarians in Cape Town

Can you happily spend hours in a comfy booth, enjoying some plant-based goodness while people-watching through a nearby window? Cape Town, with its urban haunts and health-food spots, offers so many spaces where you can do just that. From burgers to deluxe brunches, dairy-free coffee to raw food, here are some great restaurants and cafés that offer vegan and vegetarian food in Cape Town, South Africa. 

6 awesome weekend road trips in and around Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa has many opportunities for a day trip or weekend adventure, with roads spiraling out in all directions from the city centre. Whether you're looking for a day in the winelands or quaint little towns on the fringes of the desert, there's something within driving distance. From the West Coast to Cape Point, Sea Point, Hout Bay, Kalk Bay, the Cape Winelands and the Karoo, here are some of the top road trips in and around Cape Town.

First time in Cape Town? 5 things to do on your trip

First time in Cape Town? From natural beauty and urban haunts to historical landmarks, South Africa's Mother City has so much to see. Robben Island, Sea Point, the Castle of Good Hope, Long Street, trendy Woodstock and Table Mountain are all tourist-friendly and loved by the locals. Click through for all the sights, cafés, markets, streets and hangouts you should explore in Cape Town, South Africa.