6 Unique and Unusual Things To Do In Cape Town

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Cape Town is known as the Nature Lover’s Paradise. Many people are drawn to the active lifestyle this incredible city has to offer. From endless beautiful beaches, stunning hiking and biking trails to world-class Wine Estates, you have the option to combine these activities and have one epic adventure! With so many adventures to choose from, you will have to clear your schedule for the next few months just to fit them all in.

Here are some adventure tours you can add to your bucket list: Read more 6 Unique and Unusual Things To Do In Cape Town

Everything you need to get active and healthy today

It can be really tough to get up early in the morning and excise while it’s cold and raining outside. It can also be really difficult to eat healthily. And if you skip a morning exercise session, it can be near impossible to exercise in the evening. When you get home from work, all you want to do is relax on the couch with snacks, series and supper. But it’s essential that you do continue to exercise regularly and eat healthy meals, even on the most stormy of evenings.

After all, you already know that you should be eating right and exercising regularly. You know there are numerous health benefits; you know that your energy levels will increase, that your mood will be better, that you’ll sleep better at night and that your memory will improve. And as an added bonus, you’ll be able to feel confident in your swimming costume during the summer months. It’s said that summer bodies are made in winter. Really, though, healthy bodies are created throughout the year and not as a last minute attempt to look good in a bikini.

It’s not that easy to move from a life of relaxing on the couch to one where healthy eating and regular exercising are your priorities. So, to help you get started, here are some tips. Read more Everything you need to get active and healthy today

Independence day at Lakeside Lodge & Spa

Independence day at Lakeside Lodge & Spa
Independence day at Lakeside Lodge & Spa

In celebration of Independence Day on the 4th of July, Lakeside Lodge & Spa is offering guests a delectable two and three course set meal for lunch on Sunday, 3 July 2016 from 12:00 to 15:00. Close to Sedgefield on the Garden Route, Lakeside Lodge embraces panoramic views of the beautiful Swartvlei Lagoon and is equipped with nine luxury 5-star suites.

A day to celebrate with the family, the 4th of July is a national holiday in the USA to commemorate freedom and independence. Enjoy all the American favourites and a special American cocktail on the day. Dishes such as Prawn gumbo, smoked beef brisket and slow roasted pork belly will be available to choose from including New York cheesecake and salted caramel apple pie. Read more Independence day at Lakeside Lodge & Spa

Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve

Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve
Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve

Far away from the city lights, the Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve is nestled in the untouched wilderness of the peaceful Southern Cederberg Mountains.

Find yourself between the dramatic rock formations in a Cave Suite, Outcrop Room or Star Suite with vast open spaces, beautiful scenery, and cultural heritage.

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Nature Reserves in Cape Town

Nature Reserves in Cape Town
Nature Reserves in Cape Town

The Mother-City is one of the world’s most remarkable places, the diversity within its surrounds are truly magnificent.

The ecological state of this breathtaking place is like a candy store to the nature enthusiast, with ecosystems that are unmatched and a level of biodiversity living in such harmony it testifies in its reflection the values and ideals of South Africa’s rainbow nation.

It is for this reason that nature conservation is high on the list of priorities for city officials, to preserve this beauty for both this generation and generations to come. So, the next time you feel like taking a drive through the cape, why not stop by one of our many nature reserves and go for a walk – be sure to pack some snacks, put on your trekking shoes and strap on your water bottle.

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