Features, People of Joburg / 07.03.2019

By now you must have heard that the world’s sexiest musical, featuring a nightclub singer, a double-murderess, a smooth-talking lawyer and a cell block of sin is heading to Jozi - yup, it's time for the international smash hit musical - Chicago! Taking the lead in the Broadway and West End musical razzle dazzle is none other than Samantha Peo, who plays the role of the criminal murderess Velma Kelly! We caught up with Samantha to find out more...

Food & Drink / 08.02.2019

The super popular Van der Linde Restaurant - which is fast becoming one of Jozi's favourite eateries - will be celebrating Valentine’s Day in style on 14th February, this year. The eatery which is named after Johannes Van Der Linde who founded the area of Linden, which at the time was well known for its rich soil which allowed for beautiful fruit orchards, some of which still exist today. The restaurant is made up of several components - the Bakery & Deli, the Gin & Juice Bar, the Restaurant and...

Events, Travel / 01.02.2019

If, like us, you love to travel and want to see more of our beautiful world this year, but the budget is a bit tight - then we recommend that you get yourself over to The Travel Expo, which is South Africa's largest travel show - and some incredible deals and savings on your next holiday are on offer! The dates to diarise are 9th and 10th of February and the venue is The Ticketpro Dome in Northriding and entrance is only R 50 per person, while kids under...

Events / 30.01.2019

Last week saw much excitement as it was announced by Big Concerts that world famous classical singer Andrea Bocelli will be coming to South Africa in April for one concert only in Joburg and one in Cape Town. Your Joburg date to diarise is 18th April 2019 at The Ticketpro Dome and tickets went on sale on Big Concerts and Computicket last week Friday. Bocelli’s humble manner belies his international status as one of the world’s biggest classical stars – he’s sung for Popes, Presidents and royalty, performed in all...

Events / 28.01.2019

Looking for something cool to do with the other half for Valentines Day? Then look no further, we have you sorted. #PiP (Picnics in The Park) the cool team behind several of Joburg's most fun events - included The Haunted Forest, have announced the date for their fourth annual Valentines Movies in The Park on Saturday 16th February, at Riversands Farm Village. The #PiP Series is a compilation of themed picnics, held annually, aimed at communities and families, and the team aim to deliver an experience that you won't...

Events / 11.01.2019

If you love a good night out - dancing up a storm and listening to some of the hottest international and local EDM DJ's in the world - then ULTRA 2019 is the place for you. EDM stands for Electronic Dance Music (as made popular by the likes of Skrillex and Deadmau5) and if you love a good beat, partying like you are twenty years old and enjoying the beats of some of the world top DJ's then you do not want to miss out on the 2019 event. ULTRA...

Features, Food & Drink / 04.01.2019

We love discovering new spots and J. Rabbit’s has just opened its doors where the old Griffin used to be located. In case you were wondering it is named after that famed cartoon character, Jessica Rabbit and the vibe and décor lend itself perfectly to that notion, too. Following the speakeasies of yesteryear, access to the bar is through the laundromat in the front of the building before arriving in the plush Mexican styled bar at the back. Offering one of the biggest selections of tequila we have ever seen,...

Features, Lifestyle, People of Joburg / 13.12.2018

Widely recognised as one of the world’s most inspirational women, Noëlla Coursaris Musunka is the founder of Malaika, a grassroots non-profit that works to educate and empower girls and their communities in her home country of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Through Malaika, founded in 2007, Noëlla has built an accredited school providing education for 314 Congolese girls, and has established a community centre offering literacy, health, sports, and vocational programs, free of charge. She has also implemented a clean water program, which has built and refurbished 17 wells...

Events, Features / 07.12.2018

We are loving all the wonderful festive goodies on the go in and around Joburg right now, and one of our fave holiday must do's has to be the Montecasino Christmas Village - a chance to get in some last minute Christmas shopping, enjoy the festivities, a gin bar, Graham Beck Bubbly Bar, Sally Williams Christmas Nougat, gourmet burgers, and more - and extra bonus - the kids can enjoy open-air movies under the stars, with a different family movie on the big screen each night. Dates for the...