Charlie Gibson loves Africa, days at sea, and his home on the Cape

Emmy Award-winning broadcast journalist Charlie Gibson loves spending time at his home-away-from-home in North Falmouth. The Evanston, Ill., native said he got to know Falmouth by running in its popular annual road race starting in the late 1970s. Years later, in 1991, he and his wife, Arlene (with whom he has two daughters and five grandchildren), bought a home there. The retiree, who also lives in Manhattan, said he enjoys

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Western Cape government’s mid-term budget bosberaad ends

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Cape Town – Tuesday was the final day of the Western Cape government budget bosberaad to discuss the provincial funding priorities for the medium-term budget policy statement.

These discussions were part of the process to evaluate how the province will deliver over the next three years, said Premier Alan Winde.

Discussions, which commenced at the

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CAPE COD HOUSE HUNT: Luxury vacation home offers unique ownership style – News – Barnstable Patriot

NORTH CHATHAM — This luxury home sits near the shores of picturesque Frost Fish Creek in Chatham. Pull into a long stone driveway and you’ll see a lush, manicured yard with well-kept plantings, the creek flowing in the background.

– Related: See more featured Cape House Hunts

Stepping inside this home feels so good — floor-to-ceiling windows just make the space in here, bringing the outside in. “They had us

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CAPE COD HOUSE HUNT: Luxury vacation home offers unique ownership style – News – capecodtimes.com

NORTH CHATHAM — This luxury home sits near the shores of picturesque Frost Fish Creek in Chatham. Pull into a long stone driveway and you’ll see a lush, manicured yard with well-kept plantings, the creek flowing in the background.

– Related: See more featured Cape House Hunts

Stepping inside this home feels so good — floor-to-ceiling windows just make the space in here, bringing the outside in. “They had us

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5 ways to explore Cape Town on a budget



a rocky beach next to the ocean


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With the easing of lockdown regulations to level 1 restrictions, South Africa is slowly starting to resume travel.

Cape Town Tourism’s Briony Brookes shares the five ways you can explore Cape Town on a budget:

Use the 50 things to do for under R50 list

The list showcases the budget-friendly options available for travellers. Highlights include hippo

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Emirates to resume flights to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Harare and Mauritius, boosting global network to 92 destinations

Dubai, UAE, 24 September 2020 – Emirates has announced it will resume flights to Johannesburg (1 October), Cape Town (1 October), Durban (4 October) in South Africa; Harare in Zimbabwe (1 October); and Mauritius (3 October). The addition of the five points will expand the Emirates’ global network to 92 destinations, as the airline gradually resumes its operations while prioritising the safety of its customers, crew and the communities it

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Cape Cod inns, B&Bs see surge from new visitors

It was early June and the state had just allowed for the opening of hotels, bed-and-breakfasts and small inns. On Cape Cod, small inn and B&B owners were anxious: Their bookings had been pretty much wiped clean, and since much of their longtime regular customer base hails from overseas, no one knew what the summer would bring.



a house with a lawn in front of a lush green field: AUG. 27, 2020 -The Main House and Carriage House at the A Little Inn on Pleasant Bay in Orleans, MA. Photo courtesy A Little Inn on Pleasant Bay


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AUG. 27, 2020 -The Main House and Carriage

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