Cape Town - You will enjoy an authentic three-course, home-cooked Malay meal in an authentic Malay home. Experience how the locals eat and entertain every day in the privacy of my home. I am a third-generation cook with hundreds of tried-and-tested family recipes that are guaranteed to make you want to come back. Enjoy your meal privately with family, friends and travellers from all over the world in a peaceful, tranquil environment and experience Cape Malay hospitality like never before. Be prepared to get your hands dirty as I show you step by step how to cook the food I love so much. Learn the secrets and techniques of cooking with spices firsthand...
Cape Town - This experience is hosted by a band of up to four facilitators bringing together and exposing the diverse culture of South Africa. Our team consists of seasoned musicians from all corners of South Africa, bringing together the different rhythms and sounds from around the African continent. After introductions, we will explore these elements and the impact of sound on the human psyche through djembe drumming lessons, workshopping and an exhilarating rhythmic experience for a healthy release and a restorative connection. We will journey together through the various native sounds of Africa and rhythms of life. Somewhere during the drumming our band Khoitrans comprising of Shafiek (Djembe, keys, guitar), Simpiwe (vocals & djembe), Sandile (bass, djembe) and Byron on drum kit and percussion will switch to our instruments for an interactive jam session featuring you on drums. By playing the grooves you learn on the djembe drum we join in and perform some of our original music and compositions with you. During breaks we share our experiences and local history as artists and as much info about the city and surrounds to make your visit in Cape Town as wholesome and rewarding as possible! The studio avails the opportunity to capture memorable photos and video featuring stunning views of Table mountain whilst enjoying our delicious meal by PLANT, one of Cape Town's top vegan restaurants
We are happy to welcome you to our funky home-studio based in the vibrant neighborhood of Woodstock, Cape Town, to learn the basics of fashion jewellery in a relaxed atmosphere..Everything is provided for the activity, so all you need to bring is your good vibes!And of course, you will leave with your own creations!So
Cape Town - On se retrouvera dans mon atelier chez moi avec quelques boissons fraîches pour créer de magnifiques et uniques bijoux fantaisies à ramener chez vous! Passionnée de recyclage, j'ai une sélection variée de perles recyclées et de petits pendants et objet chinés à votre disposition pour réaliser vos sublimes créations. Bracelets, collier et boucles d'oreilles, vous pourrez emporter jusqu'à 3 créations à la maison!
Cape Town - My tours are roughly 3-4 hours in duration, and a maximum number of 5 people can be accommodated at a time. This ensures an intimate experience. The tour winds through Bree, Loop, Church and Long streets and parts of the CBD. All attendees will be able to shop 100% local, sustainably-produced clothing, jewellery, leather, art and apparel and possibly a chat with some of the store owners/designers themselves. Of course all this retail therapy and walking will induce an appetite. Attendees will get to try the best Kaapse kos (food) and drinks on the route whilst learning about the city’s unique food culture.
Cape Town - We start off meeting at the Woodstock Exchange building where you’ll get an opportunity to enjoy a fresh sea food meal from our friend Jules whose father catches the fish! There is also great coffee, chocolate, a shoe maker and other shops we can check out. For those who are keen, we’ll pop into an artisan ice cream & jams craft shop. On route to the Biscuit Mill we’ll pass via my favorite hidden gem store in Cape Town. More coffee, chocolate, snack opportunities & street art along the way. If the weather is really bad, we just hop on our legendary & charismatic ( to say the least) taxis. Once done at the mill, we do a Craft Gin distillery tour & tasting, followed by a Craft Beer tasting at one of Cape Town’s beer bars. This tour is ideal for those wanting to sample the real Woodstock Craft & shop scene. As seen through the eyes of a local! All the above has been meticulously picked to give you an experience you would not usually have unless you knew these people as we do, them being our friends :)
Cape Town - We meet at Cape Town Central train station. Quick briefing then we hop on the train to Muizenberg. Along the way we introduce ourselves and chat about the neighborhoods we traverse, what they are and what is unique about them. We get off at Muizenberg, walk along the shoreline towards St James, there is always an opportunity to spot seals and perhaps a great white shark or a whale breaching. Arriving at kalk Bay harbor for a walk along the pier, talking to local fisherman, harbor masters and the fisherman’s wifes who sell the daily fresh catch. There is local craft for sale too! We then enjoy on the best sea food platter around in the legendary Kalky’s restaurant. We walk back to the train station soaking up the vibe in Kalk Bay and pop into yet another of Cape Town historic establishments, The Brass Bell Bar for a beer with a view! The tour ends here, you are welcome to take the train back and join us for another one of our tours in Woodstock, or stay & continue to experience what is Kalk bay's awesome vibe.
Cape Town - We meet at the Iconic Biscuit Mill Building for an intro, briefing, and quick discussion on the area, its history & culture. We then head off to the coolest new Distillery in town where we meet the owners & distiller masters Simon & Warren. They will teach & guide you through the art of distilling Gin, show you around the distillery, make you amazing cocktails with their produce as well as provide snacks while you embark on making our very own unique craft Gin which you keep and take home!
Cape Town - We will start with a cup of coffee or cold drink to get to know each other and what you are interested in. Then I will have a few design that you can choose from then I teach you the pattern and you will also have to do it with me so i can see you're learning. You might go home with a finished product that you made with my help. I will also be showcasing other creative artwork that you can order from ourthe gallery or buy on sight.
Cape Town - On this tour, you will get to experience and taste craft beer at 4 different breweries on the Beer Route of Cape Town. We will start off by picking you up from your accommodation then head off to the first brewery on our beer route for tastings to begin! The first brewery would be a big one in South Africa who had won international awards for their famous local beers and it is here you’ll get to learn how to craft a crisp, refreshing drink. Once arriving at the 2nd brewery tastings of the finest craft beers will commence on arrival and a tour through the brewery followed by lunch. After lunch, we'll be heading to Cape towns leading and most favorite craft brewery in Woodstock. The beer tasting tour will be ended off at a 4th brewery for the day - another favorite local craft brewery. Once done at the final brewery, we'll drop you off at your accommodation (Cape Town Cbd area)
Cape Town - Join me for a mountain hike where we'll learn about the smallest but most diverse floral kingdom in the world - Fynbos. Bring your journal along for some sketching and poetry exercises (no pressure). We will practice walking meditation and co-create natural mandalas. Mindfulness, breathing techniques, Qi Gong and Goethean observation enrich our experience. Don't worry, no prior experience required. I'm used to working with all ages and interests, so adapt to your needs. You don't have to be shy -- I'm easy going and just love sharing this beauty with others in a way that allows you to really connect. Take it all in - the gorgeous vistas of the Fairest Cape in all the World - while making peace with your inner landscape.
Cape Town - We will be doing a walk/run 5k along the Sea Point Promenade, one of Cape Town's most beautiful views along the Atlantic Seaboard. We will start with a dynamic warm up to get our muscles ready, just like we do in our ActivateHer sports classes, and then hit the route. We will go past the Mouille Point Lighthouse, the Sea Point pool and the many sculptures along the way, looping back by way of Green Point Park and Green Point Stadium. Be prepared for fun exercise, breathtaking views, and good company, all while getting in a great workout.
TOWNSHIP CYCLING EXPERIENCE Join us for the cycling experience if you are interested in exploring different communities the unconventional way. Come and be immersed in our beautiful community, Khayelitsha, on a bicycle and ride through some of the infamous streets and iconic places in the area. Included is
Cape Town - Join artist and ceramicist John Bauer at his studio for an afternoon coffee or tea and chat about creativity, how to find your creative voice, how to identify your creative voice, how to identify whether you making creative progress and strategies for increasing your creativity.
Cape Town - We'll meet at my ceramics studio at the Montebello Design Centre. Over a cup of tea, we'll talk about creativity and art before diving into an introductory ceramics class. John will also demonstrate explosive ceramics. After our lesson, we'll take a tour of the design center to meet other creatives in their studios before finishing our day with lunch.
Cape Town - Have you always wanted to try scuba diving? With this experience you'll be able to discover the lesser known underwater world of Cape Town without needing any prior diving experience. Join me, a local PADI Professional who will show you the kelp forests, seals, penguins, small sharks and fish varieties that Cape Town has to offer.
Cape Town - Come and hear the story of how this historical fence was rescued and hear stories of the power of the human spirit. Each piece of jewellery has a unique serial number and has a title to it like hope, rights, peace, justice and mercy. Charmaine Taylor is grown into a great public speaker and spoken globally about environmental and human rights awareness through art.
Cape Town - First Thursday offers a host of galleries, restaurants and cultural events around the city which can be challenging to experience in a short period of time. During this experience, I will guide you through some of the galleries that have interesting art on offer for those of you that want to experience some local artists show case their ability. This will be spliced together with some social hot spots with fun music and beverages where you can socialise with your group or mingle with the people attending First Thursday. I will sort out the logistics and ensure that the places we go to are nearby and that the time is maximised. You will be able to go to at least 3 art galleries and 3 social areas in Cape Town in the evening, I often do a few more than this but rather under promise :). First Thursday is about enjoying yourself in the city and during this experience, I will make sure that my guests get the most out of the single evening out on the town.
Cape Town - Cape Town is famous for its natural beauty with mountains like Table Mountain, Lion's Head and the Twelve Apostles in close proximity to the city. On this walk, we'll take pictures with great views of these mountains as well as the beach and a secret tidal pool. I love this walk and so do many Capetonians who walk and run this route. At sunset, the mountains turn pink and its quite something. We'll get great pictures here that you can share with friends and family. We'll meet at the beautiful Sea Point Pavillion and then walk towards Clifton via the promenade. We'll pass some great photo spots like a secret turquoise tidal pool and a marvellous view of Lion's Head and the Twelve Apostles until we finally reach Clifton's First Beach. The is a beautiful and relaxing walk overlooking the ocean that will give you a good idea of what Cape Town is all about. The next day I'll send you more than 30 edited photos that you can share and print if you'd like. Suitable for solo-travellers, couples, best friends, and families.