Category: Our Top 5

Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 Instagram thrift stores

Jul 16, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The truth is, while thrifting is kind to the environment and a great way to get some much-needed retail therapy, it’s also time-consuming and can be overwhelming and unproductive. That’s why Instagram thrifting is our new favourite way to shop. Yes, you read that right. […]

Night life, Our Top 5

Warm your cheeks with these cold-weather cocktails

Jul 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Over mulled wine? Winter in Joburg lasts a long time, so thank goodness for cosy fireplaces, high teas and plenty of innovative takes on classic cocktails designed to keep you toasty all winter long. This year, bartenders are bringing their A-game and the city is awash with steaming concoctions beyond your wildest dreams.  […]

Fashion, Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 breathtakingly stylish Daniel Wellington must-haves

Jul 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, chunky, boyfriend-inspired watches will always have a special place in our hearts (you can thank Mary-Kate Olsen and that Michael Kors watch for that), but we think it’s time to pause on the clunky styles. Enter Daniel Wellington. It’s the watch and accessory […]

Fashion, Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 animal print buys this winter

May 17, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Go wild for this season’s hottest trend! Black animal print gloves, R49.  Available from Joy Collectables. www.joycollectables.co.za  READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. Missguided snake double ring belt, R239.   Available from Superbalist.  www.superbalist.com  READ MORE ON SHOPPING HERE. Faux leather snakeskin stack heel, R599.  Available from Cotton On.  www.cottonon.com/ZA/ READ MORE ON FASHION HERE. Shopper handbag, […]

Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 gorgeous spoils for every kind of mom

May 6, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Pajamas, chocolates and that cheesy world’s best mom mug – we’ve all fallen into the trap of generic Mother’s Day gifts, and although mom is always grateful, we’re pretty sure she’s over it. Amp up your game this year and really give her something to […]

Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 unique chocolate bars to indulge in

Apr 18, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Shop sweet this month with these unique bars. Go on, indulge! You deserve it. De Villiers Raspberry, Vanilla & Almond Blonde Chocolate Bar, R33. Available from DV Chocolate and Woolworths stores. www.dvchocolate.com READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. Handcrafted Honeycomb Crunch Milk Chocolate Slab, R50. […]

Leisure Activities, Our Top 5

Celebrate the city’s history and cultural diversity in true Jozi style

Mar 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

From the bustling streets of Soweto to exciting suburban nightlife, Joburg is truly a city that never sleeps with its mix of eclectic cultures. We’ve uncovered must-try things to do this month. With Human Rights Day fast approaching, We invite you to celebrate our city!   Uncover our geological roots  Nothing says proudly African more than our landmarks – in particular  nature’s treasure. Not far from Melville’s trendy coffee shops and lively […]

Dining Out, Our Top 5

Our top 5 blackout-proof restaurants

Mar 19, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, if there’s one thing that we can all agree on, it’s that there’s nothing worse than a pesky power cut as we’re about to start making dinner. Not to worry though – we hit the streets and have rounded up a bunch of […]

Beauty, Our Top 5

Our top 5 autumn skincare products to combat dull, dry skin before it starts

Mar 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

A drop in the temperature and the disappearance of the last bottles of rosé aren’t the only telltale signs that autumn is on its way, Hello Joburgers. Enduring dull, tight skin with flakey patches and chapped pouts simply isn’t an option for starting off the […]

Dining Out, Our Top 5

Our top 5 reasons to dine at Epicure by Chef Coco

Feb 12, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, Joburg is loaded with restaurants dishing out delicious food from all over Africa. Whether you’re looking for a modern take on the country’s traditional cuisine, some East African injera bread to scoop up nubs of meat or a fragrant North African tagine, you’ll be […]