Author Archives: Carly Ritz


Lost on an island of luxury at the One & Only

Jul 21, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

Castaway’s got nothing on this, Hello Joburgers. Sometimes you need to hop online to ascertain how many stars a certain hotel may hold. This is not the case for the One & Only. With its prime location in the heart of the Victoria and Alfred […]

Leisure Activities

A day…or two…in Jozi

Jun 15, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

It’s finally dad’s turn, and as it is the month of celebration of Father’s, and event though he might tell you not to fuss, but let’s be honest – here’s a guy who probably needs some time out and spoiling. For all those times he […]

Leisure Activities

A Day or two in Jozi – Take a load off

May 30, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

Listen, it’s always a busy day – be it meetings, travel, family or just about whatever life can throw at you. As it is the month of celebrating Mom – why not spend some quality time with the woman who changed your nappies and helped you […]


Leveling the Seas aboard the MSC Sinfonia

Apr 20, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

Hop aboard, mateys! Cruising is no longer reserved for the rich and famous – or those dodgy newly-weds that wake up on their honeymoon with the blushing bride suddenly ‘gone’. We watch too many B-grade budget films – we know! Bad movie narratives aside, we would […]


Rugged Redefined – the all new Nissan Navara

Apr 14, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

Few things excite South Africans quite like a nail biting sports match, a refreshing drink on a hot day, and a solid, reliable pick-up. So we were pretty chuffed to join the all new, built for Africa, Nissan Navara for her maiden media voyage in […]

City Guide

24 or 48 hours in Jozi? We have you sorted

Mar 29, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

With Human Rights being the focus for the month in South Africa, there’s no better time to get to grips with the history of the city that we live in. Here are Hello Joburg’s suggestions on eating, relaxing and touring your way through Johannesburg in […]


Escape the concrete Jungle at Indaba Hotel

Mar 8, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

Take some time out in the concrete jungle, and escape to the sanctuary of The Indaba Hotel Spa and Conference Centre.. From a 17 bedroom hotel in 1952, known then as the Little Roseneath Hotel, to 260 bedrooms across 17 hectares of landscaped gardens, today. […]

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A day…or two in Jozi

Jan 30, 2017, Author: Carly Ritz

Your itinerary is sorted, that’s for sure! In Jozi for a conference, with a day or two to cram in all the touristy stuff before the journey home? You’ve come to the right place. This is Hello Joburg’s tried and tested ‘to do’ list, and […]