The news and events from Cape Paradise and surrounding areas.

A Spectator’s Guide to the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour 2012

Saturday morning 8am, Kalk Bay. This fishing village on South of Cape Town is sleepy and calm in the early morning. However, today I see a bicycle pile-up of note in front of the Olympia Café. I walk into the bakery and am greeted by a horde of men and women of all sizes wearing padded tights staggering around in shoes that are clearly not made for walking. This madness has been going on for weeks now and it means one thing: The Argus is upon us. Find out how see all the action in the spectator’s guide to the world’s largest timed cycling race. […]

March 2nd, 2012|

Table Mountain is one of the New 7 Wonders

We won! Again. Table Mountain claimed its spot among the New 7 Wonders of Nature. This is another great addition to Cape Town’s recent flood of accolades. It is also a compliment to the passion and tenacity of all those supporting the Mother City. But how will this award benefit us in the future? […]

November 10th, 2011|

Cape Town for Design Capital 2014

The city of Cape Town has recently been shortlisted as one of three competitors for the World Design Capital 2014. The biennial award recognizes cities that use design as a tool for social, cultural, environmental and economic development. […]

July 26th, 2011|