Category: City Guide

Conferencing, Featured

The art of working in your pyjamas: How to make your virtual meetings more professional

Jun 1, 2020, Author: Candice May

With employees now working from home, meetings are being conducted online via platforms like Skype, Zoom, Teams and Slack. While virtual meetings require preparation and a new set of etiquette rules, that doesn’t mean your dream of reporting for duty in your pyjamas every day […]

Dining Out, Featured, Food

Netflix and chow: Our top delivery restaurants to try this June

Jun 1, 2020, Author: Candice May

Hungry but can’t manage to put pants on and go outside in search of tonight’s dinner? That’s where Joburg’s best delivery restaurants come in – you can get anything from decadently experimental pizza to top-rate burgers and sushi delivered to your door without having to […]

Dining Out, Featured

The most luxurious and extravagant food delivery services in Joburg

May 29, 2020, Author: Candice May

For the most part, takeaways are a guilty affair. But a recent influx in luxurious food delivery services has shaken up Joburg’s perceptions. From Aurum Restaurant’s famous exotic mushroom risotto to a Hello Joburg-approved pistachio, honey and berry mille-feuille, these are the top names that […]

Featured, Shopping

Support local with these Father’s Day gift ideas

May 27, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

It’s a little early to start planning gift ideas for Dad, however, we think he deserves a little extra love this Father’s Day. Dads are superheroes and let’s be honest: They’re way better at goofing around, letting the kids fly high and playtime. So, support local, small […]

Featured, Night life

Up your home bar game: Our top tips to keep tipsy post apocalypse

May 25, 2020, Author: Candice May

The home bar has taken centre stage over the last few weeks since Joburg’s best bars have been off limits. So, you have a bar cart or nice bar top space in your home – now what? Seeing as you can’t go ham at the […]

Shopping

Add to cart: Our tips and tricks for winning at online shopping

May 25, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

We may have swapped the leisurely stroll through the greengrocer for a computer screen and credit card, but that doesn’t mean we can’t – and shouldn’t – still enjoy shopping. That’s why we’ve put together some of the best tips and tricks that are guaranteed […]

Drinks, Featured, Shopping

Where to pre-order booze for level 3 lockdown

May 22, 2020, Author: Candice May

We know that being stuck in your home isn’t easy. But like dancing, talking to strangers and writing bad poetry, it’s a lot easier when you involve booze. Unfortunately, until we move down to level 3 lockdown, a trip to the bottle store for a […]

Dining Out

Grate Café: For your daily caffeine fix, eggy brunch or midday perk up

May 22, 2020, Author: Candice May

Staying in? Working from home? There’s no reason why your stomach should suffer. Whether you’re looking for a breakfast tramezzini, gourmet sandwich, pressed juice or mean cup of joe, Grate Café delivers on all those fronts and more. All that’s left for you to do […]

Featured, Food, Our Top 5

Our top 5 unique takeout meals to try this week

May 21, 2020, Author: Candice May

We don’t know about you, but nothing makes us swoon quite as much as a lip-smacking food parcel arriving at our doorstep. Eating is the City of Gold’s pastime, but with the ongoing lockdown measures, dining out won’t be a possibility for the next few […]

Dining Out

A crust above the rest: To-die-for pizza takeout

May 21, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

We don’t know about you, but when this time of year rolls around we can’t help but spend our days fantasising about delicious comfort foods. And what better comfort food than pizza? Here are some of our favourite places in Jozi to grab a slice […]