Monthly Archives: June 2010

TAKING CULTURAL SYMBOLS OUT OF CONTEXT: NIROX SCULPTURE PARK

Nirox Sculpture Foundation On Sunday 6th June I went to the opening of Andrew Lamprecht’s sculpture exhibition at the Nirox Sculpture Foundation out on the Kromdraai Rd in the Cradle. The Nirox grounds are quite beautiful – a magnificent park designed by the well-known landscape architect Patrick Watson whose most famous creation is the Sun […]

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Soak in the vibe at Melrose Arch big screening of the soccer

Melrose Arch Fan Park Braved the cold last night and went to Melrose Arch to watch Bafana Bafana.     Of course disappointed with result but we were always expecting a tough match with Uruguay and never expecting Bafana with their ranking, to perform miracles. So let’s keep up the positive vibe and energy, hope that […]

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Some great photos of opening match

Thanks Elise for these photos .. green with envy that you were there!                                       Thanks again …  Anybody have photos of the dung beetle,  the map of Africa and the FIFA 2010 logo … ?   by

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An American perspective on the World Cup

Young American Interns stay at Liz at Lancaster During May we at Liz at Lancaster were privileged to host a group of 12 extraordinary students from the University of Michigan. Our experience of them here at Liz at Lancaster was as a group of talented, engaged, intelligent, respectful, humane, funny, warm, caring individuals. They were […]

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48 hours in Joburg

48 Hours in Joburg: what to do and see FiftyTwo:21  48 hours in Joburg Genre:  Tourist Guide to your own city What: What’s different to do and see in Joburg in 48 hours. Drink here: Darkie Café is the go for early Friday drinks, this is urban cool when busy. Move onto Narina Trogon, a hip […]

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