Vicki Sleet

Shopping in Cape Town: fashion and contemporary design

Far from being a sleepy city in the south of Africa, Cape Town is most certainly a ‘watch this space’ place. In fact, we’re on a mission to become the World Design Capital in 2014 Read the guide

Laid-back venues, live music and Cape Town’s gay scene

There are hundreds of venues to choose from in Cape Town - smart, casual and downright horizontal they’re so laid back, but here are a few of my favourites, each with a distinctive character and crowd Read the guide

Nightlife in Cape Town: cocktails, clubbing and jazz

Whether you like things laidback or love a late night party at a jampacked club, Cape Town will entertain you Read the guide

Shopping in Cape Town: handmade crafts

Local crafts and handmade wares can be found in all corners of Cape Town. Here's where to buy the best and where you'll get good value Read the guide

Shopping in Cape Town: where the foodies shop

Cape Town’s foodie scene has grown at a remarkable rate over the past few years. You can see it in the quality of the eateries that have popped up and in the plethora of food stores and markets Read the guide