As you know, South Africa currently has two capital cities; Pretoria as the administrative capital and Cape Town as the legislative capital. That might soon change.
Some Twitter users said that Cape Town looks “like a warzone” with the amped up security.
Walmer Secondary School improved it’s pass rate from 50.9% in 2013 to 91.8% in 2015, all thanks to the help of volunteer tutors from the Woodstock community.
There isn’t even a date set for the election yet, but the ANC is adamant that it’ll win back the DA stronghold… even with the ruling party coined to lose at least three of its major metros.
Sprawling oceans and beautiful mountains makes Cape Town International Airport’s approach one of the most beautiful in the world, according to a new survey.
According to the City of Cape Town, beached whales are a fairly regular occurrence this time of the year.
David Krut Art Gallery and Bookstore are approaching ten years of having brought a fine arts dimension to Montebello Design Centre, a venue to explore fine arts and literature in recycled farm outhouses on the fringes of the Newlands Forest.
As if Capetonians weren’t cocky enough about their mountain already.
Yup, more people are killed in the Mother City than in cities with the highest terrorism-related deaths globally, according to the latest Global Terrorism Index.
Decades ago, South Africa had its own Monopoly game featuring a “mishmash” of places including Johannesburg. Several years ago, the Nigerian city of Lagos became the first African city to be highlighted in a Monopoly game.
It’s basically a two-horse race and even then there’s really only one contender for who has the country’s most affluent suburbs.
Photographer Brendon Wainwright has released a full length version of his Cape Town time lapse. It merges together over 7500 photographs from different angles. It gives you a view of the Mother City like you’ve never seen it before. The photographer himself suggests taking a time out with some headphones and watching the video. Enjoy.
Did you know that the Mother City is in fact bigger than Johannesburg and that the city of gold get’s more tourists that Cape Town? Here are a few more nifty little facts you probably didn’t know about SA’s two greats.
It’s summer in Cape Town and that means the Cape Doctor is here. How is this even summer? Isn’t wind supposed to happen in winter?
The Mother City’s CBD is developing at such a rate that it could soon support a just-short-of Bar One-day economy, according to the CCID.
It’s not a thunderstorm in Cape Town until you’ve Tweeted about it or posted a picture on Instagram.
First Design capital and now the World Cocktail Capital, the Mother city sure has a lot to celebrate and we can be sure they’ll do it like only Capetonians know how… with a shmancy drink or two.
Joe-Louis Kanyona’s murder has been linked to extortion rackets that criminal researchers say have controlled nightlife in central Cape Town for more than two decades, forcing club owners to pay for bouncers and other ‘protection’ services from Mafia-like private security firms.
Recent figures have been published regarding the cost of property in London and around the UK. House prices in London have risen by 388% since 1995. Here’s what you can get in South Africa if you had the money to buy 25 square meters of property in London’s most expensive area.
This three-minute trip to South Africa will make anyone yearn for a South African holiday.
Mercer Global has ranked the world’s most expensive and inexpensive cities for expatriates to live in. Cape Town and Johannesburg have both featured in the top 20 least expensive cities in the world.