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port city in southwestern South Africa

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An area that was, until recently, wracked with crime is now a lively, pedestrian-friendly swath lined with art spaces and enough coffee shops to make cafe-hopping a Capetonian pastime.
Capetonians are famously laidback, but that doesn't mean they don't know how to party.
For me, as for many Capetonians, Marikana is on the other side of the country.
OWhatOs even more encouraging is to note that major attractions such as Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, the V&A Waterfront, and the City Sightseeing Bus report a noteworthy number of Capetonians being tourists in their own city, who are contributing meaningfully to tourism spend over the festive season.
Rich in history and cultural heritage, the city is full of exciting activities and world-class dining options, but to avoid the crowds and tourist trail, then follow in the footsteps of local Capetonians. There's loads to do and foodies, adventure seekers and animal lovers won't be disappointed.
Round the coast is Hout Bay - a bohemian little place which is known by Capetonians as e Republic of Hout Bay.
Wherever you are in the north of Tenerife this brooding, active volcano is visible, with locals using the natural icon as a navigation device, much like in South Africa Capetonians use Table Mountain as a reference point when travelling around the city.
About 400 miles east of Cape Town, this city of about 75,000 people was once a hippie outpost but has gradually evolved into a weekend destination for wealthy Capetonians. It has a similar feel to a Northern California town--but with the 1970s grooviness intermingled with boutiques and clean renovation jobs.
CONCURRENCY RATES BY RACE AMONG 14-25-YEAR-OLD CAPETONIANS (26) Blacks Coloureds Whites (%) (%) (%) Partner engaged in concurrency 33 13.2 11.9 Any partner definitely or possibly had concurrent partner 68.2 34.9 25.9 Interviewee has had two sexual relationships simultaneously at some stage 30.1 10.8 4.9 Respondents who have had 1, 2 or [greater than or equal to] 3 concurrent relationships: 1 19.1 5.9 4.5 2 7.2 1.3 0.6 [greater than or equal to] 3 2 0.5 0.6 Concurrently concurrent 15.3 2.7 1.3 More than one partner had a concurrent relationship 10.8 3.1 2.4
When Capetonians subsequently experienced an earthquake on June 7 of the same year, some felt that the town was doomed.
campaign [ETH] is encouraging all Capetonians to get ready to welcome the world in 2010 by experiencing for themselves the rich diversity of their city this month.
As the evening drew to a close, Capetonians could see the outside areas around the waterfront lit with hurricane lamps and tikki torches.
Black Capetonians, including many garment workers, took to the streets in celebratory support of the Soweto revolt; they participated in stay-aways and performed acts of everyday resistance.
Possibly the small audience also had to do with the reluctance of urbanite Capetonians to view theatre from the townships, whilst the township school pupils paid a relatively large sum and travelled 100 km to support their own because they were performing in a city theatre.
There have been, to be sure, some improvements in this regard, with thousands of Capetonians who used to live in shacks now living in formal houses, and many more receiving running water, electricity, and indoor toilets for the first time in their lives.