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Click on any of the last blog 15 entries listed here and find out more about life in Cape Town. Enjoy!

Jul 20, 2017

Italian Living in Cape Town | Expat Interview with Francesca

Read our Expat Interview with Francesca, an Italian living in Cape Town here.

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Jul 19, 2017

Expat Interview CapeTown | Fernando from Brazil | Expats in Cape Town

In our expat interview with Fernando from Brazil you will find out what makes Cape Town so attractive to expats

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Jun 19, 2017

Living in Cape Town with Kids | Why Cape Town for Families?

Know what you should consider when moving to or living in Cape Town with kids. What makes Cape Town living so special for families? Read more here.

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Jun 07, 2017

Cape Town in Winter | Temperatures | Weather | Snow | Best Things to Do

All you need to know about visiting or living in Cape Town in Winter: Temperatures, how to keep warm, great activities and where to find snow

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Jun 01, 2017

Cape Town Events in June | Expat Cape Town Events Calendar 2017 | Do & See

There are great Cape Town Events in June 2017 for everyone. What to do? What to see? Have a look which events are on in Cape Town this June.

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May 30, 2017

Tipping Guide South Africa | Etiquette in South Africa | Expat Cape Town

In our ExpatCapeTown Tipping Guide find out how much to leave as a TIP in South Africa.

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May 23, 2017

Cape Town Kids Activities | Winter School Holidays 2017 | Cape Town with Kids

Expat Guide to Cape Town Kids Activities and July / Winter Holidays events. Here you will find the best Kids Holiday Camps and Workshops for the April School Holidays in Cape Town

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May 15, 2017

Language Schools in Cape Town | Learning Languages in Cape Town

Looking for Language Schools in Cape Town? Do you want to learn English, learn Afrikaans or Spanish? Read more here.

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May 02, 2017

Cape Town Events in May 2017 | Event Calendar | Whats on in May in CapeTown?

The best Cape Town Events in May 2017 with information and links to the event organizers.

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Apr 27, 2017

Freedom Day in Cape Town: April 27 is a Public Holiday in South Africa

What is Freedom Day? Read how the South African people celebrate the national holiday in Cape Town

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Apr 18, 2017

Permanent Residency in South Africa | Permanent Residence Rules

What you should know about permanent residency in South Africa, time limits not to miss and other rules to know

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Apr 12, 2017

Driving in South Africa | Driving tips | Car Rental | What to do in an Accident?

All you need to know about Driving in South Africa, Driving Tips, Traffic Fines, Road Safety Tips and much more

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Apr 07, 2017

Infecting the City Festival 2017 | Cape Town | Festivals in South Africa | ITC

Join the many events at the annual Infecting the City Festival in Cape Town. Read here what's on in 2017

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Apr 01, 2017

World Travel Market Africa | Cape Town 19 - 21 April 2017

Save the Date! World Travel Market Africa will take place again from 19 - 21 April 2017 at the CTICC

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Mar 28, 2017

Cape Town Events in April: Whats on in Cape Town 2017

Read all about the best Cape Town events in April 2017 with links and info. Additionally expat events and where to find the best events and shows in Cape Town.

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