Author Archives: Bianca Spinner

Travel

The 7 natural wonders of Jozi

January 23, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

There are so, so many reasons to fall in love with Joburg and its surroundings at the start of the new year. Sensational scenery, summertime sunshine and a city so vibrant and jam-packed with oomph, it’s intoxicating. We beg you not to sit on the couch and laze about, rather opt for […]

Dining Out

Take a step back into the 1950s Jozi at The Marabi Club

January 21, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Sparks will fly when you enter this jazz and blues club… You’ve survived the drive into Maboneng and, if you’re a typical Joburger, you worried for nothing and are 100% safe. As you arrive you’re welcomed by handsome gentlemen in black ties, offering a valet […]

Dining Out

Foodie hotspot: Kaylees Bedfordview

January 18, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Allow us to introduce the latest neighbourhood gem in Bedfordview. Yes, we know it’s most probably a schlep for you too (our offices are in Craighall) but it’s a schlep worth making. And we know veganism is usually met with a tone of condescension, a haughtiness of higher moral standards, however, this is not what this eatery is about. Rather it’s about […]

Beauty

Blowouts and beyond at Be-You-tiful Dry Bar

January 11, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

It’s chapter one of twelve, and the best way we know how to kick start the new year is with a pamper session. We recommend booking a few hours off after your beach holiday to get spoiled and coddled. Come on now who doesn’t love […]

Our Top 5

Our top 5 most astonishingly amazing things to do this month

January 7, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Say toodaloo to the January blues. We refuse to start yet another year with our smiles turned upside down. This year we are all about New Year, new you and we’ll ensure 2019 is the best year yet! READ MORE ON LEISURE ACTIVITIES HERE. Visit a […]

Travel

It’s time to travel … because money returns, time doesn’t!

December 14, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport. Now, if travelling is at the top of your bucket list, read the next two pages, they might just entertain your fantasy and if you want someone to look at you the way you […]

Our Top 5

Our top 5 neighborhoods to see and be seen

December 12, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

We have picked our top five favourite, freshest local neighbourhoods to relax at all day long over the holidays, and yes, they all have that super cool X factor. PARKHURST 4TH AVENUE @on4thparkhurst Why we dig it: We love this neighbourhood because you can park […]

Uncategorized

There is no ‘we’ in their food…

December 10, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

If we could award a most improved stamp it would definitely go to The Foundry Parktown North.   With a recently revamped and renovated menu offering we are so damn impressed we just had to share it with all of you. Not only is this one of the funkiest locations of 2018 but they also offer live music […]

Travel

Yoga retreat bliss at Silver Forest Boutique Lodge & Spa in the Cape

November 28, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

If you’re lusting for wellness we have just the location. Forget Stellenbosch and Franschhoek we have a new favourite. Last month we visited this exclusive charming little venue in the Helderberg Mountains and were awestruck by its raw beauty and everlasting winelands. If you’re looking for a lighter, brighter holiday experience then this ticks all the right […]

Travel

A well-deserved week of indulgence at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

November 23, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

The Fairmont Zimbali Resort situated inside the exclusive Zimbali Coastal Estate is an imposing oasis and is just a short 30-minute drive from the airport. After your 45-minute flight lands, you’ll either be collected by their shuttle service or hire a car and drive. There really is nothing else like this immaculate resort style offering in […]