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Top Ways To Embrace Autumn In Joburg

Document The Change In Season If you didn't snap it, it didn't happen. So, get in the habit of documenting your city at every opportunity possible. Two of our favourite ways of doing this, aside from writing, are through photography and videography. Whether you're waking up before the break of dawn to explore the city and […]

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Boat Picnic on Zoo Lake for Spring

Have You Tried This Place Out Yet? I know, I know! How can I claim to be a Joburger when I’ve ignored something as fundamental as this for 13 years? But this got me thinking that it can’t just be me, I can’t be the only person who hasn't tried it and if that’s the […]

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Explore The City By Bike

Maboneng City Cyclists If you love the inner-city or you've yet to explore it, join the Maboneng City Cyclists. You get to be part of casual fun rides with other cyclists and discover hidden gems at your own pace. It's not a cycling competition but a chilled social group. Get to know more about them. Instabikerides Meet […]

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Winter Hobbies To Keep You Entertained

Dancing If television is your thing then switch channels from M-Net to MTV and get your dancing shoes on. You don't have to be an expert in dancing to enjoy yourself in your bedroom or living room. Alternatively, you could live stream dancing classes or invest in a dance lesson DVD to teach you a […]

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Ace + Pearl

Ace + Pearl is a fine wine bar in Craighall. It is a New York styled wine bar, with fabulous décor and a wine list that is young and fresh. They have a short food menu which mainly consists of nibbles to go with the wine. Their wine menu comprises of an exciting variety of wines. Ace + Pearl is […]

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Cocobel

Cocobel is every sweet tooth’s desire. The dessert café specialises in all things sweet from fro-yo's to waffles with candy bits and ice cream. The café not only does frozen yoghurt the right way and at reasonable prices but they also do a range of delicious desserts and smoothies. Cocobel is set up in a quirky […]

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Cube Tasting Kitchen

Cube Tasting Kitchen can be found in Maboneng where guests have to book in advance for this in-demand eatery. The concept is simple: guests gather around a table for a minimum of three hours whilst they get served cubes of some of the finest cuisine on offer. The set menu changes every few months or […]

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Color Cafe

Ceramic painting and mosaic work is the main attraction at this little café, and for good reason! The shop offers a wide selection of plain ceramic goods that once bought can be painted free of charge with the array of paints, stencils and paintbrushes. The sweet, little coffee shop is part of Color Café and provides all […]

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Conscious 108

When we arrived, we instantly felt as if we were right at home at this little spot. The layout of the restaurant is simple and small, yet fresh with dangling lights, wooden tables and bright sunflower centerpieces to brighten up the place. You can either sit indoors if the weather is a little bit nippy […]

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Gilroy's Brewery Is A Rite Of Passage

"We might be small, but we are bastards for our size." – Steve Gilroy Before we dive head first into the triple attack of suds on offer at Gilroy's Brewery in Muldersdrift, let's take a look at the man behind James Bond's favourite South African craft brew. Steve Gilroy, the jolly drunk man with the […]

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Satyagraha House in Johannesburg (Gandhi's House)

Located in the unassuming Orchards neighbourhood not far from the city, Satyagraha House belonged to none other than Mahatma Gandhi. This is where he lived while here in Joburg and although you may never have known he lived here, Joburg was a place that significantly moulded the Gandhi we’ve all came to know as a […]

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Kinetic Winter Night Trail

Why go? Winter doesn’t have to get you down, dig out your running shoes, sign up and enjoy a winter night trail run at Houghton Golf Club. Runners can either do the 4km or 8km route, to keep them warm on the chilly evening. Make sure you dress warmly, with gloves and a beanie. Once the run […]

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Experience Europe with Trafalgar!

Why you should travel to Europe Travelling to Europe during autumn, winter and spring is just as beautiful and awe-inspiring as in summer. Travellers will get the opportunity to enjoy and experience a true ‘white Christmas’. There’s nothing quite like Paris covered in a light dusting of snow or the beauty of a European Christmas […]

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Check Out What's Happening At Silverstar!

From an evening out with 'die sterre' in local Afrikaans music, to meeting everyone's favourite Minions from the Despicable Me movies, there is definitely something for both young and old during the month of July at Silverstar! What's Happening At Silverstar? Die Sterre Festival Die Sterre Festival will bring together a collaboration of well-known and […]

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Halloween Parties in Johannesburg

'Raise hell' on the town to celebrate Halloween with these party options, all taking place around Johannesburg. Return of the Freaks Vacca Matta fans will know that there is no need for an excuse to party, but it helps! Get your costumes ready for a night of Halloween clubbing fun at one of Joburg's favourite […]

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