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Arts & Culture

A Thespian’s Journey

February 5, 2020, Author: bianca

An overview of Pretoria’s theatre scene One of Pretoria’s pride and joys are their wide selection of theatres. We all need to sit back and relax sometimes and what better way than to explore the world of arts-and-culture at it? With a multitude of theatres […]

Arts & Culture, Entertainment

Must-watch movies for November & December

November 13, 2019, Author: renate

We’ve only seen one of the twelve movies and from what we’ve seen, this year’s European Film Festival is worth putting in leave for! Official Secrets Starring Keira Knightley, Matt Smith, Matthew Goode, Rhys Ifans, Adam Bakri, Ralph Fiennes, Indira Varma, Conleth Hill, MyAnna Buring […]

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 […]

Arts & Culture

Our Top 3 October Experiences

October 1, 2019, Author: bianca

The Gauteng International Arts Festival might be coming to an end this month, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to experience when it comes to arts and culture. Check out our top 3 experiences for October: A few of my favourite things Alisa from Vos&Ink […]

Arts & Culture, Markets, Shopping

Antique & Collectables Christmas Fair

September 30, 2019, Author: renate

Pretoria’s oldest and most loved Antique and Collectables Christmas fair takes place on 16 December 2019 and it’s something you don’t want to miss out on, so mark it down on your calendar so long! With it being a public holiday, you have a proper […]


Nieuw Muckleneuk

July 1, 2019, Author: bianca

All in one Bordering Brooklyn, Bailey’s Muckleneuk, Lukasrand, Groenkloof and Waterkloof, Nieuw Muckleneuk is filled with things to do and places to see. For someone who likes to explore their own city, Nieuw Muckleneuk is not a bad place to start. From the ever so […]

Dining Out

Buffelsfontein Beesboerdery

May 20, 2019, Author: bianca

For boere, beards and brides Buffelsfontein Boerdery is a tongue-in-cheek eatery at the popular Greenlyn Village Centre in Menlo Park that has celebrated their 2nd birthday in March. Their slogan is simple: Meat, Beer, Wine. It is the perfect fit for boere, beards and brides […]

People of Pretoria

People of Pretoria – Anke Potgieter

April 29, 2019, Author: renate

For Anke Potgieter, wife and mother from Meyerspark, Pretoria in five words is Jacarandas, thunderstorms, Afrikaans, vibrant and crafty. Anke is the owner of a newly founded catering business (so new, it doesn’t even have a name yet), and supplies Birillo Coffee Shops with delectable […]

Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Our Top 5

P-Town’s Top 5 Theatres

March 1, 2019, Author: renate

Pretoria has some really cool theatres offering quality shows, and many people don’t realise that these cultural gems are right under their noses. Here are our top 5 Pretoria-based theatres and some of their exciting, upcoming shows: Atterbury Theatre This theatre, situated at Lynnwood Bridge, […]


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 […]