Category: City Guide


LEGO Brickfair 2019

October 23, 2019, Author: bianca

Did you know that there’s a Brickfair heading your way this weekend, HP LEGO® fans? Here’s what founding member of zaLUG, Joe Kirsten has to say about it… What is the history of Brickfair in South Africa? Brickfair started eight years ago by a family […]

Leisure Activities

Young Blood

October 21, 2019, Author: renate

Sport of Kings – Behind the Scenes Have you ever wondered what goes on in the life of aspiring jockeys, trainers, vets, stipendary stewards and commentators in the racing world? Racing It’s a Rush’s new documentary might give you some insight… For many, when thinking […]

Business & Tech, Dining Out, Markets, Shopping

The Club – The Heart of Hazelwood

October 9, 2019, Author: renate

South Africans’ increasingly stressful, time-starved lifestyle has created a growing demand for convenient solutions and positive shopping experiences and The Club ticks all the right boxes. The Club, situated in the Old East Precinct in Hazelwood, is an upmarket lifestyle shopping centre that offers open-air […]


Put the FUN back in date night

October 3, 2019, Author: bianca

Pretoria-based tips and tricks With everything that’s a rush these days, date night is the one thing that should slow you down and let you spend some quality time with that special someone in your life. What fun is there in going to the same […]

Leisure Activities

Family Fun at Farm Inn

October 3, 2019, Author: bianca

A country hotel in the city Among shiny city rooftops lies The Farm Inn – a 42-hectare piece of land boasting some of the best leisure activities right here in Pretoria East.  A pink Bougainvillea colours the entrance to The Farm Inn’s reception and the sweet smell of spring and […]

Dining Out

“Meat” you at Pretoria’s Boutique Butcher!

October 3, 2019, Author: bianca

Contrary to what you believe a butchery should be, The Meatsmith is full of surprises with a quaint restaurant section and delicious homemade treats like biltong fudge! We like to describe The Meatsmith as Pretoria’s very own boutique butchery. Located at Queenswood Quarter, it is […]

Dining Out

PortuGalo – From Porto to Pretoria

October 3, 2019, Author: bianca

Plates and plates of Portuguese passion One of Brooklyn Square’s latest additions on the restaurant front is PortuGalo – an eatery that transports you to tapas-filled tables in Portugal’s cobblestone villages in no time. The restaurant – just across from Tashas, where TriBeCa used to […]

Leisure Activities

The best spots to walk your dog in P-town

October 2, 2019, Author: bianca

Hikes for Hounds Pretoria is filled with parks and reserves and many of these are dog friendly. We’ve narrowed down some of the best spots to walk your dogs in P-town: Paws in the East This dog park is a 25-minute drive from Menlyn and […]

Dining Out

Spicy Celebrations at The Raj

October 2, 2019, Author: bianca

Among everything that still needs to happen before December, the Raj Indian Restaurant makes your year-end and Christmas party planning a breeze. Located at Sun International’s acclaimed Time Square Casino, The Raj boasts the perfect setting for any celebration. Just off the N1, there is […]


Education is Power

October 1, 2019, Author: bianca

Let’s face it. Education is power. That’s why it is always great to know which conferences, exhibitions and networking opportunities are happening in your city. We’ve rounded up our favourites for November: Second International Symposium on Moringa ISM2019 will be hosted at the CSIR International […]