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Featured, Leisure Activities

Slow it down around town: activities that press the pause button

Aug 7, 2019, Author: Candice May

Sometimes Joburg seems locked on turbo setting. From earning rent and squeezing in fitness classes, to studying and maintaining a thorough knowledge of celeb feuds, there just aren’t enough days in a week! Luckily, there’s a whole load of activities that press the pause button […]

Leisure Activities

Save on your central heating bill and venture out this season

Jul 18, 2019, Author: Candice May

There are many reasons to live in Joburg, but winter is maybe not one of them. We all stay inside watching Netflix on the couch, ordering Andiccio’s, and otherwise avoiding the best parts of the city because it’s just too cold. Still, Jozi in the […]

Featured, Leisure Activities, Shopping

An underwater discovery awaits you at Cresta Shopping Centre

Jul 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Shoppers can imagine more this July, as Cresta Shopping Centre has revealed the new CrestAquarium – a modest exploration and showcase of life under the sea.   READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. The oceanic experience introduces the beauty and magic of marine life to shoppers and the surrounding community […]

Health, Leisure Activities

Celebrate life, movement and community with Secret Sunrise

Jun 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Leave your worries, inhibitions and stress at home, welcome in the new day and celebrate the beauty of a true African sunrise.  Secret Sunrise is a global community that celebrates life through music, movement and connection. The movement started under African skies and has spread all […]

Featured, Leisure Activities

Walking in winter wonderland … night markets for shopping and snacking

Jun 18, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg has chilly winters, but we take to the colder weather with gusto. While it’s tempting to spend the duration of June to September indoors, it’s far more fun to rug up and head to a night market – good tunes, the sizzle of saucepans […]

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

Apr 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

Apr 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

Apr 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

Apr 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 […]