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Editor’s note: The article was first published in CapeTownMagazine.com and specially selected by their editorial team for our community. 25 minutes from Cape Town’s city centre, Noordhoek Farm Village is one of Cape Town’s treasured destinations with a tranquil farm atmosphere. Renowned for long white sandy beaches, vast wetlands and ancient milkwood forest, Noordhoek epitomizes a relaxed, unhurried lifestyle that is sought after by many environmentalists and artists, so don’t be surprised to find horses, pigs, cows, hens, ducks and rabbits roaming the gardens and open public spaces….

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Editor’s note: The article was first published in CapeTownMagazine.com and specially selected by their editorial team for our community. Whoosh down the slopes of Bellville on a custom-made toboggan – no snow required! South Africa, and especially Cape Town, isn’t known for its icy winters and it goes without saying that we don’t get to experience the wonderful winter sports that come with snowy mountains tops. Until now! Enter Cool-Runnings tobogganing. Cool-Runnings Cape Town is Africa’s first Downhill Tobogganing Track. Wondering how tobogganing can be possible in Cape…

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Editor’s note: The article was first published in CapeTownMagazine.com and specially selected by their editorial team for our community.   Buxom, beautiful and still hard at work at the ripe age of 63, Jenny hasn’t let the wrinkles of time mar her life’s mission. Quite on the contrary, the old gal exuberantly continues to pull five wooden-bodied vintage coaches jam-packed with kids, families, proud pensioners, eager tourists and long-time railway enthusiasts from Cape Town to Simon’s Town and back one to three Sundays a month. Though not quite…