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WHAT’S On in the CBD


Cape Town’s CBD has become a magnet for hotel developers with the Foreshore...

Time to come clean 19/3/19

It’s time to clean up your act if you live, work, visit or do business in the...


NMT initiatives from Observatory to Salt River and Woodstock to strengthen connections to the CBD

During the past five financial years, the City of Cape Town has spent approximately R300 million on non-motorised transport (NMT) in an effort to create a universally accessible, cycle-friendly env

5 March | 2015

A new era for a Central City landmark

The Twinell building, an Edwardian-art deco fusion extending between Long and Loop streets, is being reimagined for the 21st century, complete with some sensitive restoration and a contemporary add

5 March | 2015

Informal trade in Cape Town

Prompted by Robert Neuwirth's write-up in Foreign Policy – which details the rapid growth in informal trade worldwide – we spoke to two street sellers in Cape Town to find out what busines

1 March | 2015

Cape Town CBD’s in vogue

Specialist boutique stores are opening up in Cape Town Central City like it’s going out of style. The latest of these is KLûK CGDT’s dream world in Bree Street. City Views took a peak.

26 February | 2015

Helping hands

Education is, as Nelson Mandela said, “the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” Madiba would no doubt give The Rainbow Academy, Zip Zap Circus and other NGOs in the Cape Town Cent

23 February | 2015

Bright future

City Views sat down with 26-year-old author Cayleigh Bright at the Book Lounge, where we discussed “home” and being a creative in the Cape Town CBD.

20 February | 2015