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Featured, Night life

Gritty, crusty and oh-so-cheap: the diviest dives in the city

Jul 8, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg might be known for its gritty history, but bona fide dive bars with low lighting and cheap booze are an increasingly rare commodity (blame it on the forces of gentrification). We sipped and swigged across the City of Gold to find these worse-for-wear watering holes […]

Drinks, Night life

Tequila to wake the living … mezcal to wake the dead!

Jul 5, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Artisanally-produced Montelobos is an unaged mezcal Joven crafted from carefully cultivated, organic agave espadín (the most common agave type for mezcal) that are slow-roasted and small batch-distilled to achieve a perfect balance of sweetness, wood and subtle smoke.   READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. Where tequila is light, sweet and delicate, mezcal is […]

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.  […]

Dining Out, Night life

Get ready for a sonic adventure at Jozi’s jazz jewel

Jul 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

At the jazz den tucked into the basement of British-Ghanian architect David Adjaye’s Hallmark House boutique hotel, the marvelous sounds match the splendid sight lines. Truly, there’s nowhere quite like The Marabi Club.  READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. It’s easy to walk right past the inconspicuous black canopy that […]

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The hottest winter nights out in Jozi

Jun 28, 2019, Author: Candice May

Just because brass monkey weather is upon us doesn’t mean your social life needs to suffer. Kick off those slippers and step out for a cosy catchup, swanky soirée or warming winter drink. These drinkeries are waiting to welcome you!  READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. There are no […]

Dining Out, Night life

Nightlife hotspot: Malt Barrel and Fire

Jun 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Now that winter is officially here, most of us are opting for nights in with movies and our duvets over a nights out on the town. If this includes you, we have the perfect solution for when you find yourself umming and ahhing about staying in or going out: Malt Barrel and […]

Featured, Night life

Indulge in nocturnal delights with the Gautrain

Jun 26, 2019, Author: Candice May

Don’t let the dark evenings fool you – the City of Gold is still very much alive at night. And, let’s be honest: until you’ve seen and experienced Joburg at night, you haven’t really seen Joburg. The Gautrain’s night lines make it easier to do […]

Night life

Rémy Martin partners with Riky Rick to search for SA’s top up-and-coming producer!

Jun 21, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, Remy Producers, the music platform that has been taking the US by storm, is coming to South Africa. Premium cognac brand, Rémy Martin, announced today that it will be linking with acclaimed artist, Riky Rick, to search for the country’s hottest up-and-coming producer. […]

Drinks, Night life

Poison of the Month: Limited Edition Mirari Celebration Gin

Jun 6, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Mirari Celebration Gin is a perfectly balanced gin that’s been handcrafted from a stellar selection of natural herbs, spices and fruits. Think a mixture of succulent Macedonian juniper berries, tart grapefruit, blood orange, sweet chamomile, liquorice root and floral saffron along with other fine botanicals. […]

Night life

Nighttime travel on the Gautrain 101

May 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With traffic and the recent hike in petrol prices, it’s inevitable that people will be looking at ways to save time and money when it comes to travelling.    Aside from that, travel safety is also a factor worth considering as more and more vehicles on […]