cape town

  • Top 10 holiday destinations for 2016

    Already dreaming of next year's holiday but not sure where to go? Don't panic, we've got it all sorted for you! Summer is officially over and we're settling into autumn with plenty of crisp mornings and long evenings ahead -

  • The world's most colourful neighbourhoods

    Question: What do the Old town of Jaipur, the shipyards of Buenos Aires and the Mayor of Tirana have in common? Answer: They've all helped create some of the most colourful neighbourhoods in the world. To celebrate some of the prettiest,

  • Cheryl Cole poses with topless hunk on holiday in Cape Town

    Cheryl Cole was spotted getting cosy with a mystery hunk while on holiday in South Africa. The singer smiled as she posed in her strapless blue bikini next to the muscly man. Cole, 30, looked happy as she rested her hand on her friend's

  • Katie Holmes tweets pics of Robben Island visit on Cape Town trip

    Katie Holmes tweets pic of trip to Robben Island while in Cape Town

  • Cheeky! Kelly Brook's beach bikini photo 'inspired' by Kim Kardashian

    Kelly Brook posts digitally-enhanced beach bikini pic inspired by Kim Kardashian selfie

  • Video: Skateboarder sets off speed camera at 70mph in Cape Town

    A thrill-seeking skateboarder is facing prosecution for triggering a speed camera as he raced past at a speed of 70mph down a road from Table Mountain to Cape Town, South Africa. Decio Lourenco, 24, is seen celebrating after the feat in

  • Ever seen a road rainbow?

    Michael Elion/Caters This colourful arch is a real rainbow made by an artist, who created it as part of a public display in a street in Cape Town. Michael Elion made the beautiful show outside the Commune1 gallery in the city, along with

  • Gary Barlow shows off his holiday snaps on Twitter

    Gary Barlow/Twitter Gary Barlow has taken to Twitter to share a picture of himself enjoying the sunshine at the top of Cape Town's Table Mountain. Gary, who is in South Africa to film an advert for Marks and Spencer, seemed to be enjoying

  • And the world's best holiday destination is...

    Tripadvisor has named The South African city of Cape Town as the best desintination in the world, beating Australia's Sydney into the second spot, with Machu Picchu coming in third, Paris in fourth and Rio de Janeiro in fifth, while London

  • Travel quiz: Guess the capital city

    So you think you know the cities of the world like the back of your hand? Take our quiz and see how you score. Some of them are more challenging than you might

  • Revealed! The world's best tourist destination

    Tripadvisor today released its 2011 Travellers' Choice Destination Awards - and Cape Town has been crowned the top getaway hotspot in the world. The awards revealed three lists: The UK's Top 25 Destinations, Europe's Top Ten