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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!

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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Mar 09, 2017

Chapmans Peak Drive | Best Scenic Drive in Cape Town | Cycle Race 2017

Chapmans Peak Drive is one of the best scenic drives in the world and is one of the main attractions in the 40th Cape Town Cycle Race.

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Mar 07, 2017

Moving to South Africa | Relocation | Moving to Cape Town Tips

Our Moving to South Africa information will provide useful tips and advice for all expats moving to South Africa.

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Mar 06, 2017

PSS Guide to South Africa | PSS removals | Relocating to South Africa

The PSS Guide to South Africa will make your relocation a breeze. Get comprehensive info and ask for a quote for your move to South Africa

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Mar 04, 2017

Cape Wine Festivals 2017: Harvest Festivals in the Cape Winelands in 2017

Read about the upcoming Cape Wine Festivals in 2017. With links to the wineries and festival organizers.

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Feb 26, 2017

Design Indaba Cape Town 2017 | DesignIndaba Festival | Emerging Creatives

The Cape Town Design Indaba Festival 2017 takes place from 1 - 4 March 2017 at Artscape Cape Town. Find out what's on this year.

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Feb 07, 2017

Cape Town Events in February: Expat Cape Town Event Guide February in 2017

The best Cape Town Events in February 2017 at one glance, information and links included too.

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Jan 23, 2017

Why Cape Town is one of the Best Cities for Travel and Expat Living: Accolades

Discover why Cape Town attracts so many tourists and expatriates and why it is one of the best destinations for travel and expat living

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Jan 23, 2017

Cape Town School Calendar: Cape Town School Holidays 2017

The Expat Cape Town School Calendar 2017 with school holidays of public and private schools

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Jan 22, 2017

Cape Town Private Schools | Independent Schools in Cape Town 2016/2017

Expat Cape Town Private Schools listing with links and information about the best independent schools in South Africa.

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Jan 12, 2017

SAYes Mentoring | Volunteer and Mentorship Opportunities | Cape Town

SAYes offers volunteering opportunities in Cape Town. Become a SA Yes volunteer mentor, be inspired while giving a young person (aged between 14 and 25) a better start in life.

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Dec 30, 2016

Cape Town New Years Eve Celebrations 2016: Party into a Happy New Year 2017

The best places to celebrate Cape Town New Years Eve, read where the NYE is celebrated in style and with lots of fun.

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Dec 14, 2016

Utilities Moving List | Moving Tips | How to get connected | Water | Electricity

On our moving list you will find all the information you need for settling in Cape Town. Find detailed information where to register and apply for essential services when you move home

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Dec 07, 2016

French in Cape Town | French expats | Cape Town French Community Info

Get to know where the French in Cape Town meet, where to connect with fellow expats, where get the best french bread and more...

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Nov 30, 2016

Cape Winelands Events | Summer Festivals | What's on at the Cape Wine Estates

Visit the Cape Winelands! Fabulous events are hosted this summer at the Cape's wine estates ranging from family picnics and festive markets to concerts and movie nights under the stars. Read more.

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