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Leisure Activities

Our top ways to celebrate sweater weather in Jozi

May 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

We fall in love with autumn every year in Jozi. There are many reasons to love this season, from the vibrant colours of changing leaves and the crisp city air, to the replacement of your daily cold brew with a steaming-hot oat milk latte – […]

Leisure Activities

A story that will warm your (lion) heart

April 15, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, we’re all aware that humans can form amazing bonds with animals. But have you ever heard of a human with an animal bond so strong that they can hug giraffes and hyenas and give lions foot massages? We thought not. Twenty-four-year-old South African […]

Leisure Activities

Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre opens with world class permanent exhibition

April 12, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, The Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre (JHGC), situated on Jan Smuts Avenue just across the road from the Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, invites Jozi locals and visitors to be amongst the first to see its world class permanent exhibition. Joburg joins many […]

Arts and Culture

A Long March to Freedom

April 9, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Visiting Maropeng’s Long March to Freedom Exhibition is more than a cultural experience.   For Mr Dali Tambo, son of Oliver Tambo, CEO of the National Heritage Project NPC and originator of the National Heritage Monument, the Long March to Freedom Exhibition holds much more than almost 100 bronzes and an […]

Leisure Activities

Chocolate classes, workshops, tastings and tours to go cocoa for

April 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg has a proud sweet tooth – check out all the sugar-coated candy stores and frosty ice cream shops for proof – but the city has a particularly sweet spot saved for chocolate. Rich, robust and deliciously decadent, Jozi’s chocolate scene has never been better! Take […]

Conferencing, Leisure Activities

Lifestyle add-ons for your Joburg business travel

April 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

Business trips need no longer be strictly business thanks to the no-boundaries, blurring-work-and-personal-life millennial generation. Africa’s economic hub is one of the top cities around the world where it’s ‘no work, all play’ with its urban revival and edgy street art that put a spin […]

Dining Out, Leisure Activities

Take a trip to the trendiest spots in town

March 22, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

So, it’s March, and your Instagram feed has been looking rather boring lately after an epic streak of holiday snaps, back to work selfies and Valentine’s Day pictures with your boo. Inspiration may be running low but there’s really no need to subject your followers to pictures of your cat just […]

Leisure Activities, Our Top 5

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

March 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 […]

Leisure Activities, Travel

Capital stopover

March 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Full disclosure: whether you have a handful or hours or half a day, a layover is not nearly enough time to see Joburg. But if it’s all you have, you’ll have to jam-pack it with activities – and that’s where we come in. Although locals […]

Leisure Activities

A fabulously unconventional Valentine’s Day (AKA not dinner and roses)

February 13, 2019, Author: Candice May

February 14 might as well be called national cliché day. After a while, the predictable bouquets of roses, heart-shaped boxes of chocolates and overpriced romantic dinners start to lose their Valentine’s Day appeal. This year, skip splurging on the same boring gifts and a probably […]