Post Tagged with: "lockdown"


In pictures: A different perspective of our country under lockdown

May 15, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

We thought we’d highlight the splendour during lockdown over the last eight weeks. The great sacrifices we’ve made over the last two months will hopefully save the lives of thousands of South Africans until life returns to a new normal. Here, 11 South Africans share images […]


Escape to the Cape Winelands for a family getaway at Knorhoek Wine Farm

Apr 30, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

In need of a peaceful retreat steeped in nature for a post-lockdown family getaway? After a lengthy confinement, families and couples alike have the opportunity for an affordable winelands escape to Knorhoek Wine Farm’s cosy Cape Dutch style cottages. This homey accommodation is set deep […]

Entertainment, Featured

Experience the best of the City of Gold without leaving home

Apr 27, 2020, Author: Candice May

The government has made it clear that restaurants, bars, cafés and all the rest are very much off limits for the moment. But just because you’re spending time indoors doesn’t mean you can’t immerse yourself in the best food, drink and culture that Joburg has to offer. […]


We found the best bobotie recipe you’ll ever taste!

Apr 24, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Mildly spiced beef mince bobotie remains a true South African classic – a favourite all across our land. Spier Wine Farm’s version is a little less sweet than usual, omitting the dried fruit and apricot jam for a more savoury result. The addition of curry […]

Food, Recipes

The best healthy recipes to ensure you don’t fatten the curve

Apr 24, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

You are what you eat. Your body is your temple. Every time we eat is an opportunity to nourish our bodies, and if (like us) you’re eating 27 times a day during lockdown, we thought we would offer assistance and offer select our favourite tried […]


Quaran-queen yourself with these at-home beauty treatments from Steenberg Spa

Apr 23, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Take care under quarantine with a rejuvenating pamper session in the comfort of your home, compliments of the caring therapists at Steenberg Spa. By using only a handful of ingredients from your kitchen you can follow these simple recipes and instructions for a full body […]


Free live stream baking classes you can do during lockdown

Apr 21, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

Bake the world a better place… if only! Hey, at least we can make our children and partner’s bellies satisfied with these delicious delights plus you get to learn a new skill and be creative. There’s no better time to fatten the curve, bake a brownie […]

Featured, People of Joburg

Six incredible photos of South Africa’s unsung heroes

Apr 20, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

While most of us are cooped up safe in our homes with our loved ones, there are many not as fortunate. There are people risking their lives to save ours and working through the corona chaos to ensure we have food on our tables and […]

Entertainment, Featured, Our Top 5

Five stunning photos of our city over lockdown

Apr 17, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

It’s been a downpour of doom and dimness over Joburg however we have managed to find the magic through the madness. We wanted to celebrate our city and showcase all her beauty. Although empty and lacking our typical South African vibrant energy, there is still […]

Entertainment, Featured

Family time during lockdown made easier

Apr 16, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, while many were expecting an extension of the current nationwide lockdown, it is true to say there was still an element of wishful thinking that life would resume as normal and people would finally be allowed to step outside (…walk their dogs…) and […]