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From the desk of Future Cape Town: Why we need a weekend getaway

Rashiq Fataar walks the streets of Durban’s CBD and cherishes the break in routine to inspire new questions and ideas about our cities.

Watch: Durban uses architecture for pedestrian-friendly spaces

Watch this short video about how Durban took a rarely-used district and converted it into a pedestrian-friendly hub. What other architectural initiatives can increase residents’ accessibility within their cities?

WATCH: Experience Durban

How do we use people’s sensory journey through a city as a tool to design and create more livable South African cities?

Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban sign landmark urban tourism alliance

In recognition of the increasing role that cities are playing in drawing tourists, both for leisure, business and study, South Africa’s 3 major cities, Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban have signed a landmark urban tourism alliance.

9 of 17: The art of cycling to raise awareness of renewable energy

One of COP17′s goals is to raise awareness of sustainable practices. But can art be used to communicate that message to a wider audience? Both the city of Durban and a Cape Town-based artist believe so. In our 9th article in our series of 17 Sustainable Ideas for COP17, Joe Peach of This Big City […]