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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!

Feb 12, 2020

Events in March 2020 | Cape Town Events | Whats On in Cape Town 2020

Find here the best events in March 2020 on our updated events calendar with links to organisers

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Jan 22, 2020

Events in February | Cape Town | Whats on in Cape Town | February 2020

There are so many exciting events in February in Cape Town in 2020 that are worth checking out, simply join any of these wonderful concerts and festivals...

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Jan 21, 2020

Cape Wine Festivals 2020: Harvest Festivals in the Cape Winelands 2020

Read about the upcoming Cape Wine Festivals in 2020. With links to the wineries and festival organizers.

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Jan 15, 2020

Languages of South Africa | Official Languages | South African Slang

Read about the 11 official languages of South Africa, the language use, South African slang and interesting South African language facts

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Jan 14, 2020

Languages in Cape Town | Language Schools | Languages in Schools

All about Languages in Cape Town and learning languages in the Mother City and information on languages in Cape Town schools

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Dec 20, 2019

Cape Town Kids Activities | Summer Holidays 2019-2020 | Christmas

Expat Guide to Cape Town Kids Activities and Summer school holiday events. Kids Holiday Camps and Workshops for the Cape Town Summer Holidays

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Dec 20, 2019

Christmas Markets in Cape Town 2019 | Night Markets | Christmas Events

The Christmas Markets in Cape Town offer a relaxed atmosphere to do your Christmas shopping and mingle with locals in the Mother City in 2019

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Dec 18, 2019

Cape Town Car Rental | Car Rental Companies | Car Hire | Cape Town

Find out about the best Cape Town car rental companies and read our top car rental tips.

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Dec 02, 2019

Events in December 2019 | ExpatCapeTown Guide | What to do and see?

There are lots of great events in December 2019. Read where to find them in our Cape Town guide with information and links to the event organizers

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Nov 25, 2019

Business Associations in South Africa | ExpatCapeTown | Business Guide

Updated Listing of Business Associations in South Africa with Useful Links and Further Resources in ExpatCapeTowns Business Guide

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Nov 21, 2019

Travel to South Africa with Children | Immigration | Birth Certificate

Update November 2019 - UBC Requirements - Travel to South Africa with Children - important updated information

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Nov 20, 2019

Cape Town Transport | Getting Around in Cape Town | Travel Information

Cape Town transport options and travel tips for getting around in Cape Town

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Nov 05, 2019

Events in November 2019 | Expat Cape Town Events Tips | Festivals 2019

Here are the best Cape Town events in November 2019 with festival listings and tips on what to see and what to do when in Cape Town

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Oct 28, 2019

Activities for Teenagers | Fun Things to do for Teenagers in Cape Town

Find the best activities for teenagers in Cape Town in our ExpatCapeTown updated listing. Lots of fun things to do for teenagers in South Africa!

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Oct 18, 2019

Traditional Cape Town Bobotie Recipe | Typical South African food

Try our simple and delicious South African bobotie recipe and learn where to find the best bobotie restaurants in Cape Town.

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