Category: Nightlife


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 […]


Nightlife Lusting

July 1, 2019, Author: bianca

What people today really want from a night out on the town As per definition, a bar, pub, saloon or tavern (if you’d like to travel back in time) is defined as an establishment that serves alcohol. Well, that was then… Today’s customer is much […]

Nightlife, Travel

Gautrain takes you places

May 20, 2019, Author: bianca

Night-time travel 101 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 […]

Drinks, Nightlife

Francois van Coke’s new venture

March 1, 2019, Author: renate

Did you know that Francois van Coke and F*kofpolisiekar recently opened a bar right here in the City of Jacarandas? At 297 Lynnwood Road, to be exact. We asked Francois van Coke to complete a few sentences for us: Owning a bar… is something that […]


Bush Babies in Brooklyn? Say what?

February 21, 2019, Author: renate

Who would have thought that bush babies, also known as nagapies or Galagos, roam the streets of Brooklyn? Many might think it’s hearsay, but too many residents have heard them and some claim to have seen them – bush babies roaming the Jacaranda-lined streets of Brooklyn. There […]


A visit to Pretoria’s past: meet Pretoria’s ghosts

January 10, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Many people are curious about ghosts from the past. Pretoria surprisingly has many tales (or truths) to tell. Feeling a chill as something passes me at Pretoria’s second oldest hotel or shrieking at the sound of inexplicable footsteps at Erasmus House is not exactly my […]


Throw the best New Year’s Eve party at home!

December 21, 2018, Author: Danita Pilley

The merriness of the festive season always goes hand in hand with a couple of drinks, resulting in an increase of drunk driving and evidently more accidents and fatalities. Why go down that route if you can have the best New Year’s Eve party in […]


Say goodbye to 2018 at the Time Square NYE Blockbuster Block Party

December 3, 2018, Author: Danita Pilley

Buoyed by the overwhelming response to the first edition in 2017, Time Square is bringing back the NYE Blockbuster Block Party to ring in the New Year on 31 December 2018. Bigger and bolder than last year, the 2018 NYE Blockbuster Block Party features 11 […]


The Best Gin Joints in Pretoria

November 28, 2018, Author: Danita Pilley

Gin has become the talk of the time and rightly so. Even Julia Child once gave credit to gin (and red meat) when it came to her longevity. Pretoria has also jumped on the bandwagon, proudly boasting a few establishments with this trendy drink on […]


Summer Sippin’

November 19, 2018, Author: Danita Pilley

It’s the season for socialising! With summer in the air and blossoms everywhere, it’s only natural to be on the lookout for sultry summer themed spots for drinks. Whether it is the weirdest craft beer, the best champagne or the most unknown wines, Pretoria certainly delivers.   […]