Category Archives: Holidays and Special events

Winter Escapes in the Cape

Cape Point Route has a selection of snug holiday spots to keep you warm this winter. You can beat the winter blues in the Western Cape with some of these family friendly winter specials and low season rates, without the … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Pamper

Every year Mother’s Day comes around, and no matter how much we love the moms in our lives we’ll often find ourselves at a loss as to how to show our love and appreciation. There are some golden rules – … Continue reading

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Adopt two penguins for Valentine’s Day

The Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) has a Valentine’s Day gift that is sure to win your lovebird’s affections this year. For the month of February, you can adopt and name a pair of endangered … Continue reading

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Romancing the Cape

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and Cape Town is a truly romantic city. With spectacular backdrops of mountain and sea, it’s the perfect destination to escape with a loved one. February is magical in the Cape and with a … Continue reading

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SANCCOB and SANParks celebrate African penguins

On 8 October 2016, the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) and South African National Parks (SANParks) celebrated African Penguin Awareness Day by releasing 13 rehabilitated African penguins and hosting an unique Penguin Festival at Boulders … Continue reading

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Born to Fly – 22nd Cape Town International Kite Festival – 29 & 30 Oct 2016

#BornToFly is the theme of the 22nd Cape Town International Kite Festival which will fill the sky with incredible kites on 29 & 30 October 2016 in Muizenberg. “We believe everyone is born with potential to fly beyond life’s circumstances,” … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Experiences 2016

Hidden deep in the middle of a Cape Town winter, is Father’s Day. It’s not school holidays, the days are short and cold and our poor dad’s get a brief mention, a big hug and a handmade card.  Father’s Day … Continue reading

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Top suggestions for Mother’s Day 2016 in Cape Town

The 8th of May, is Mother’s Day in South Africa this year and is a great occasion to express your love to your mum and offer her a little gift or time, to say thank you for all she does. … Continue reading

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The Origins of Mother’s Day for the Mother City

The 8th of May, is Mother’s Day in South Africa this year and is a great occasion to express your love to your mum and offer her a little gift or time, to say thank you for all she does. It … Continue reading

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SA Navy Festival 2016

South African Navy Festival 2016  The SA Navy Festival is a popular annual event and one of the highlights of the Simon’s Town and Naval calendar.  The Festival takes place in the charming nautical town of Simon’s Town from 22 … Continue reading

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