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Seven Star Award

The Cape Royale is the recipient of the “Signum Virtutis”, the Seal of Excellence, from the 2016 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards, in the Hotels & Resorts sector.

A Visit to Cape Town, South Africa

I recently had the good fortune of being in South Africa and was once again amazed by the sheer beauty and diversity this country has to offer. In many ways South Africa is very similar to the U.S. The cities here are modern, offering all the amenities you would expect anywhere in the States. It has a thriving business community that helps fuel its powerful economy, nearly everybody speaks English, and for the most part life moves along just as it does over here. It is always a comfortable feeling to have so many familiar aspects of life around while in South Africa.

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SunStar shines brightly on Signal Hill

Last night the SunStar Beacon of Hope was unveiled and lit up on Signal Hill. And it looks pretty spectacular.

Designed by Christopher Swift and part of the World Design Capital initiatives, the SunStar was made with pieces of the fencing from Robben Island.

Standing 24 metres high, this outdoor art installation will stay on Signal Hill for about six months before it’s moved, possibly to one of the properties of Sun International, who funded the piece.

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