With Ultra South Africa right around the corner happening at Cape Town and Johannesburg on 13th and 14th of February respectively, aren’t we excited to visit the exotic land and absorb in some music and culture?
With the line up of artists being promising than ever, and including celebrated names such as Hardwell, Martin Garrix, DBBS and more, the cities are bound to attract tourists and music enthusiasts from around the globe.
Leave ample amount of space in your suitcases for there are so many shopping destinations in these cities, you wouldn’t want to go home empty handed.
Cape Town Canal Walk Shopping Center
Whether you are looking for local shops or high-end international brands, you will find all residing under one roof at Canal Walk. Head to Forever 21, G-Star Raw, Cotton On, Fashion Express, Legit for tank tops, shorts, sunglasses, foot wear, accessories and bags.
While women love shopping at this casual wear shop, men love it more! Trendy tees, tanks in a variety of solid colours and prints, this is a chic option to shop at for Ultra SA. And it’s good on the pockets too. We love their light kimonos, perfect for a dancing in the sun!
Shop 85 LL | Canal Walk Shopping Centre | Century Boulevard | Century City 7441 | (021) 552 0726
If you are a Forever 21 loyalist and you find your way to the store no matter which city you go to, head to the one at Canal Walk. You will find an array of youthful outfits and accessories here, while you browse some other shops too.
Shop 30 LL | Canal Walk Shopping Centre | Century Boulevard | Century City 7441 | (021) 555 3324
This is a good store for fashion buys at non-invasive, pocket-friendly prices. T-Shirts, Shirts, Jeans, Pants, Skirts, Jackets, Suits, Scarves, Bags, Footwear, you will find everything under one roof. Anyone looking for a shopping spree?
Shop 577 UL | Canal Walk Shopping Centre | Century Boulevard | Century City 7441 | (021) 529 3060
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
The V&A is a huge shopping mall amidst the working city harbour, filled with wooden tubs, tankers and yachts. The mall is sleek and offers a great variety of local shops as well as international brands. Double up this shopping for Ultra SA trip with shopping for a variety of other things including arts and crafts with authentic SA flavor.
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront |Cape Town | 00 27 21 408 7600
Belafonte is the go-to shop for men’s clothing. The in-house tailor provides with same day alterations, in case you want to make a few rips here and there. A great store for people who like things customized, and quick!
Shop 41 | Constantia Village | Constantia | 00 27 21 794 4610
Green Market Square
This iconic market place used to be a slave market once upon a dark age. But today, it is vibrant with flea markets with an immense variety of clothes, fashion jewellery and accessories. Situated in Central Business District, it is a one-stop for all your fashion purchases within a budget.
If you are looking for outfits that are feminine yet urbane, head straight to this store. You will find anything and everything you can wear in a beach city—tops, jeans, dresses, bikinis and bandeaus. They also have their in-house bikini brand called Love Water Love, and the beach wear you get is the sexiest you’ll find!
207 Long Street | City Centre | Cape Town | +27 (0)21 422 0800
If you are planning to go boho chic for Ultra South Africa, this is where you must head. Harem pants from Thai and Nepalese designers, skirts, bags and headgears are ideal for Cape Town’s hot weather. Dance in utmost comfort, you!
161 Long Street | City Centre | Cape Town | +27 (0)21 426 5025