Category: Leisure Activities

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Seize the clay at Tree Top Studio

Jan 14, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

Get ready to seize the clay – we have the perfect inspiration for ladies’ night!   READ MORE ON LEISURE ACTIVITIES HERE. We stumbled upon this brand-new pottery studio in Parktown North called the Tree Top Studio. The studio is nestled amongst the evergreen trees in Linda Lunsche’s home. It’s a […]

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Live your best life… without breaking the bank!

Jan 7, 2020, Author: Candice May

You’ve heard it a million times before: Joburg is an incredible city – if you have money. Well, we beg to differ. From brilliant budget restaurants to picnics in some of the prettiest parks, from amazing free art exhibitions to cosy cheap hotels, there are plenty of […]

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Get fit with Tebogo Manaka: How to perfect your lateral squats

Dec 18, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Over the last three months, fitness trainer Tebogo Manaka has familiarised us with some basic but vitally important exercises. This month, he’s showing us how to perfect our lateral squats. If you have any questions about this exercise (or any other exercises), feel free to DM Tebogo […]

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Family festivities – Things to do with each member of the family

Dec 16, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

There’s no better time to spend some quality time with your loved ones than the festive season. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of the best things to do to give you and each member of your family an awesome bonding experience.   READ MORE ON […]

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Get closer than ever to Africa’s wildlife at Lion & Safari Park

Dec 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Situated only 13km from Lanseria Airport and a short 40 minutes from Johannesburg, the Lion & Safari Park is a must-see tourist destination nestled in the beautiful Magaliesberg mountain range and within the Cradle of Humankind, a world UNESCO heritage site.  READ MORE ON DRINKS HERE.   The Lion & Safari Park’s 600-hectare property is home to a vast selection of […]

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Summer livin’ – taking advantage of the outdoors

Dec 9, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

Greetings, sun worshippers! Ah, the joys of summer in December as Mzansi slows down and empties out a little. For those looking to get their dose of Vitamin D, have fun in the sun and make Instagram memories, add some of these to your holiday itinerary.  READ MORE ON LEISURE […]

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Revel in the magic – see the city at its most sparkly

Dec 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

Around November, the City of Gold transforms into a magical wonderland with all the Christmas lights. Joburg displays range from over-the-top à la inflatable Santas and reindeer to simpler (but just as festive) versions. Get ready to ‘ooh’ and ‘ahh’ at these landmarks that create the most picturesque holiday light […]

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Lion & Safari Park – the perfect pitch for a staycation

Nov 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Lion & Safari Park has become a world-class facility offering locals and tourists a memorable wildlife experience at a reasonable price.  READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Here you are guaranteed to get close to some of Africa’s favourite animals and you can even hand-feed giraffes, ostriches and various antelope species. The park is home to a variety of indigenous species like lions, cheetahs, hyenas, leopards, wild dogs, sable antelope, kudus, nyalas and […]

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It’s here. It’s time. It’s purple! Fall in love with the lilac goddesses

Nov 11, 2019, Author: Candice May

When mid-October rolls around, the jacaranda trees stretch their dreamy purple limbs out across Joburg until the end of November, bringing floral joy and feeding the Instagram masses. Now we’re in the thick of jacaranda season, so we’ve rounded up our top spots to go tree hunting […]

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SPAR Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM

Nov 11, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, the annual SPAR Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM sees thousands flock to its Johannesburg and Pretoria events each year – drawing a massive crowd of families from all over Gauteng and neighbouring provinces to bring their picnic gear and share in the festive cheer. READ […]