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Spring Day Market on Main | First Night Market

I love Arts on Main and Night Markets are great, I remember going to Markets in India at night in January and just loved the concept. Arts on Main has already been treating us to Sunday Markets which differ greatly to the now commercialized…

August 27, 2011

Note to self: Never eat at Ocean Basket at Montecasino

I posted earlier about Beira Alta at Montecasino, that’s the far side of the spectrum, the good side, the great side, a reason I will keep going back to Monte. The other side of that spectrum however, is Ocean Basket. A group of us…

July 4, 2011

Hyde Park Southern Sun

The Hyde Park Southern Sun Cigar Lounge is fast becoming one of my favourite venues. I had my birthday there in March and we used it again recently for a farewell. The whole public area at the hotel is in fact very tasteful and relaxing,…

June 29, 2011

‘Imam and I’ screening

Tonight is the Premiere screening of the ‘Imam and I’ documentary at The Bioscope (Main Street Life. 286 Fox Street. Maboneng Precinct) as part of the Encounters Festival. The feature-length documentary was directed by Khalid Shamis (who will be at The Bioscope for a Q&A this evening…

June 21, 2011

restaurant review- WISH Melville

Wish in melville has never really caught my eye. The decor is simple and dark and seems mediocre, but I love the atmosphere outside, they have couches lining one wall and lots of greenery in a covered patio-like area. It is incredibly relaxing after watching an 8…

May 15, 2011

Wrigley’s 5gum Launch

The Wrigley’s 5gum launch campaign is pretty much one of the coolest things i’ve seen.  they’ve teamed up with the amazing French electro DJ Ettiene de Crecy for their ‘enter the 5th dimension’ campign here in SA. They’re having 3 events in both JHB…

May 13, 2011