January’s Hottest Hits: Top Trending Social Media Posts from


Welcome to the pulse of Joburg’s social scene, where every post tells a story of vibrancy, diversity, and excitement! Dive into the heart of our top liked, most reacted and viewed social media posts. From trending events to hidden gems, culinary delights to cultural celebrations, this is your exclusive backstage pass to the hottest happenings and must-see moments on’s social media platforms.

Joburg’s Sky Illuminated

As summer heats up in Joburg, so does the anticipation for the awe-inspiring thunderstorms that grace the city’s skyline. This video captures the electrifying beauty of these natural phenomena, showcasing the powerful flashes of lightning and the deep, rumbling rolls of thunder that accompany them. It’s a breathtaking symphony of nature’s forces, transforming the skies into a mesmerizing display of light and sound. With almost 300,000 views on Facebook alone, it’s clear that viewers are embracing and celebrating the captivating spectacle of Joburg’s thunderstorm season.

Video Credits: @spek_boom

Fun Date Idea in Johannesburg

Looking for an exciting new date night idea in Johannesburg? Look no further than Supreme Go-Karting in Greenstone! Our top video on Instagram during January garnered a whopping 100,000 views, showcasing just how much our followers loved this thrilling experience. Join us for affordable fun as you race around our track, feeling the adrenaline rush with every twist and turn.

Video Credits: @lifewithpiwe

Dricus du Plessis Arrives at the Airport!

Our followers couldn’t get enough of the exhilarating video capturing the hero’s welcome for the true champion, UFC Middleweight World Champion, Dricus du Plessis! Making history as the first South African to secure a UFC world title, Dricus has not only etched his name in the annals of MMA greatness but has also ignited a wave of pride and excitement among fans.

Video Credits: Bowen Bezuidenhout via Facebook.

Trevor Noah wins an Emmy Award

South Africans continue to shine brightly on the world stage, and one of our most reacted posts on Facebook celebrated yet another remarkable achievement. The post highlighted an Emmy win in the category of Outstanding Talk Series, a moment that garnered widespread attention and accolades from our followers. This victory not only signifies excellence in the realm of entertainment but also serves as a testament to the exceptional talent that South Africans bring to the global arena

Photo Credits: City of Joburg.

A Visit to Buyuk Chamlija

One of our popular posts on social media featured a captivating reel showcasing the beauty of Buyuk Chamlija in Centurion. The video invited viewers to explore the wide array of animals inhabiting the area, particularly highlighting the Bird Park and Sanctuary. Here, visitors can immerse themselves in the wonders of nature while encountering various species of pheasants, ducks, and fowls.

Video Credits: @nixie_1990.

Summer Fun at Nkwe Pleasure Resort

Both our audiences on Facebook and Instagram thoroughly enjoyed the post highlighting the allure of Nkwe Pleasure Resort. The post captured the essence of Nkwe Pleasure Resort, portraying it as a haven for those seeking excitement and adventure amidst picturesque surroundings. With its range of activities and amenities, from thrilling water sports to serene nature walks, Nkwe Pleasure Resort promises an unforgettable experience where visitors can truly immerse themselves in the moment and create lasting memories.

Video Credits: The P Team.

Springbok Captain Siya Kolisi and Team Extend Support to UFC’s Dricus du Plessis!

We can see why our followers enjoyed this video! Witnessing the heartwarming moment when Springbok captain, Siya Kolisi, and fellow team players came together to wish Dricus du Plessis well ahead of his UFC match was truly inspiring. The camaraderie and support among South African athletes transcend sports boundaries, showcasing the unity and strength of our nation.

Video Credits: Bok Rugby.

Aman Woodmead

Last but not least, our followers enjoyed this video on Instagram! Look no further than Aman in Woodmead for a date night spot! Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, or dinner, indulge in an eclectic experience that tantalises your taste buds and sets the mood for romance. Stick around for drinks and dancing as the night unfolds into an unforgettable adventure!

Video Credits: @girlandcomeetsthingstodo.

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