Category: Featured

Beauty, Featured, Shopping

Our top 5 Lush Christmas launches

Dec 16, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

It’s finally December and what better way to reward yourself for a hard years work than with a blissful soak in the tub? And the only thing better than a long, relaxing bath is a long, relaxing bath using some of Lush Cosmetic’s new Christmas […]

Arts and Culture, Featured

True review: Peter Pan on Ice – the real slog to Neverland

Dec 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

It’s a make-believe journey that requires rehearsals for nine or more hours a day, six days a week for seven weeks … wow!  READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. Making magic never looked so hard, and understanding the behind-the-scenes prep creates a new respect for this manifestation of […]

Dining Out, Featured

DW Eleven-13 – Romance in the City of Gold

Dec 12, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Because we believe you should never stop dating your wife and you should always cosy up with that special someone, allow us to introduce one of the dreamiest eateries in our city: DW Eleven-13. It’s in a slightly bizarre location at the bottom of the Dunkeld West Shopping Centre that’s completely […]

Dining Out, Featured, Our Top 5

Our top 5 festive feasts

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

Hello Joburgers, Christmas lunch is (in our opinion) the highlight of the festive season. The very thought of the delicious roast gammon, veg and of course, malva pudding is enough to make our stomachs grumble. On the other hand however, the thought of the hours […]

Dining Out, Featured

Basalt: Bring a hot date to the hottest new restaurant in town

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Candice May

Brassy, energetic and classily cosmopolitan, the new addition to The Peech Hotel mixes Gallic joie de vivre with snappy Jozi-style customer service in a glammed-up setting. Melrose meets Montmartre on a dinner menu that’s just the ticket for that special date – the red wine poached figs are guaranteed […]

Beauty, Featured

A kneading fit for all queens at Africology spas around Jozi

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Who runs the world? It’s a rhetorical question as we all know the superpower of women around the globe – and how much we multitask and outperform the opposite sex – but we aren’t robots. From time to time, we also need to replenish our […]

Competitions, Featured

WIN a two-night stay at The Bungalow in Plettenberg Bay!

Dec 10, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Bungalow, part of the Cape Summer Villas Boutique Collection, is a 5-star Bed and Breakfast establishment situated in Plettenberg Bay. One of the best-rated locations in Plettenberg Bay, it is a stone’s throw from the water’s edge at Hobie Beach and with its expansive […]

Dining Out, Featured

Aurum Restaurant – a gold standard for luxurious dining

Dec 10, 2019, Author: Candice May

The room is among the city’s most grand, chef Darren O’Donovan mans the kitchen and the service is famously mannered. But esteemed chef and culinary consultant Paulo Santo’s heady, epic ‘Light’ and ‘Dark’ menus are the true heart of Aurum Restaurant, the newest addition to Joburg’s dining scene set […]

Celebrations, Featured

Hosting 101: How to have a stress-free holiday do

Dec 4, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

Whether it’s Christmas lunch, a New Year’s party or just a family gathering to celebrate the festive season, hosting can be stressful. But, fear not because we have advice that will make your event run as smoothly as Santa’s workshop – you might even enjoy yourself too!   […]

Featured, People of Joburg

7 min with our fave local personalities of the year

Dec 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

We caught up with our favourite Joburg- and Pretoria-based influencers to find out everything from their favourite Christmas Day food to their bucket-list December holiday destination.  READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. MIHLALI NDAMASE  Hailing from KwaZulu-Natal, Mihlali Ndamase moved to Joburg in 2015 and has since […]