Features, Food & Drink, Lifestyle / 08.11.2018

Big ups to the team at Southern Sun Hyde Park for creating the ultimate weekend breakfast solution. And let's be honest, who wouldn't want to start of their Saturday (or Sunday for that matter) with a delicious breakfast and a bottle of Veuve Clicquot on the roof top of the Southern Sun Hyde Park Hotel. You can take in some of the best views in Jozi – and enjoy a weekend breakfast in style with an a la carte breakfast at only R250 per person including a bottle of...

Lifestyle / 02.11.2018

The 2nd Annual Joburg Film Festival is heading our way from 9th November to Sunday 17th November and will be screening a large variety of top South African, African and international films, in addition to various dialogues with key industry leaders and stakeholders over the 8 day period. The festival showcases some of the continent's best filmmakers, local and international movie actors, directors, producers and other entertainment industry leaders who will be descending upon the metropolis of Jozi this month, and engaging with one another and South African audiences...

Features, People of Joburg / 01.11.2018

Welcome to The Marabi Club where superb food and drink blend together with the best in live jazz performances. Inspired by the penny-whistle Marabi clubs of the 1920's which were formed in the wake of one of the world’s richest gold rushes, in Johannesburg. It was a lifestyle prompted by the need to escape the hardships of the working week and was defined by illegal shebeens, where fierce talk of politics was accompanied by the equally disruptive soundtrack of jazz. Today The Marabi Club is tucked into the basement of...

Lifestyle / 31.10.2018

We share some of our top ideas and suggestions on how to get more from your garden this spring and summer - thanks to Veruska De Vita. A garden in spring time can connect us to the natural world in many ways. As the chill of winter gives way to balmy weather, evenings bundled up indoors turn into nights lounging on the patio. With a sense of renewal in the air, it is the perfect time to relook at your garden space. By tackling one or two new projects over...

Events / 24.10.2018

'Mind Power' was first released an incredible thirty years ago and soon became a top seller worldwide, The book uses a quite unorthodox and mindset-challenging theory that has since been scientifically proven to be fact, and focusses on the principal that your thoughts CAN change your life, and your future. Author John Kehoe shot to fame and the rest as they say is history, but for the purposes of the article - let us share a bit more with you. Translated in over 20 languages, Kehoe has sold over 3...

Features, Food & Drink / 22.10.2018

We love Mirari Gin and this artisanal distillery nestled in the heart of Johannesburg’s trendy Maboneng precinct, have been creating cool beverages since 2013 at their Time Anchor Distillery. The unique and fragrant Mirari Gin Range, created by Chief Distiller Shanna-Rae Wilby has three variants, each with their own unique signature. Shanna-Rae is one of the significant women who are changing the narrative that this is a man's industry and we like that. She heads up a distillery that has progressed from a 100-litre holding capacity to 100 000 litres...

Fashion, Home / 19.10.2018

Twice a year the best of the best come out to play - and that is of course at SA Fashion Week, the highlight of the fashion calendar - and not only for the clothing. Play spot the celeb in the front row, take in all the trade shows and displays as well as support young and up and coming designers all at one SA Fashion Week are coming of age - yes they are turning 21 this year and this season AW19 will see an incredible 56 designers...

Home, Lifestyle / 16.10.2018

There is nothing quite like a fresh new look to get one ready for summer, and the team at BBC Studios Africa know that - which is why they allowed a few media to come through and take a sneak peek at their brand new summer programming schedule - as well as a fresh, new and chic, brand revamp The new branding for BBC Lifestyle Channel 174 is vibrant and playful, and the perfect fit for the number one international lifestyle channel on DStv. The design features a fresh...

Features, People of Joburg / 11.10.2018

We recently got to catch up with Dean Spencer, who as far as we are concerned, has possibly THE best job ever! Dean is the On Trade Sales GURU for Truman & Orange - he spends his days creating yummy cocktails with the Truman & Orange products, as well as training bar staff on how to best serve their products at their bars. Cool, right? Truman & Orange opened it's doors in 2013 with the single-minded mission of offering increasingly sophisticated South African drinkers alternatives to the mega-brands that...

Events, Features / 08.10.2018

The pantomime is certainly one of the calendar highlights on the Joburg theatre scene, and always loved (and giggled at) by young and old during the month that it takes to the stage at The Joburg Theatre. This year's panto (brought to Jozi by Bernard Jay and Janice Honeyman) is set to tbe the Fairest Panto in All The Land - Snow White, of course. Says Janice Honeyman...