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Art and science meet at Circa Art Gallery

Opening at Circa on Jellicoe Ave, Lower Rosebank on 28th June are 2 exhibitions which look at the interface between art and science. The sub-title of Dark Energy – Images from the Hubble Telescope, is fairly is self explanatory. Sutherland Reflections, is somewhat more arcane subtitled ‘Art meets science in a place of Darkness and […]

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Liz at Lancaster a regional finalist

Regional Finalist AA Quality Assured Awards Thank you to all the guests who have filled in rating forms after your stay at Liz at Lancaster. Thanks to your votes and ratings, Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse has been nominated a regional Finalist in the AA Quality Assured Accommodation Awards in the category Guest House with Breakfast. […]

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Liz at Lancaster: AA Quality Assurance in the Superior category renewed for 2012

Excellent rating for Liz at Lancaster Guesthouse from the AA Quality Assurance The AA’s assessor visits annually to monitor and check on the standards of the Guesthouse. Nothing escapes Bev Balusik’s eagle eye! Here are some comments from her report submitted to the  board of the AA Quality Assurance: Such seamless but thoughtful touches in all areas: a splendid, […]

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Surgical safaris: 10 reasons to stay in a guesthouse

10 reasons to choose a guesthouse for a post-operative stay There is the obvious advantage of lower rates at guesthouses as compared to hotels Perhaps the biggest advantage is privacy and being able to recuperate out of the public eye.  With rooms opening out onto private enclosed courtyards, guests can make the most of fresh […]

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More on walking tours of Joburg’s inner city

Gerald Garner who wrote Spaces and Places Johannesburg as well as Johannesburg 10Ahead, has recently started walking tour of Jozi’s inner city.  On 28th Jan a tour will leave from Mary Fitzgerald Square at 9 am. Billed to see the public art in Newtown, Turbine Hall, Chancellor House, the Anglo American campus, the Ashanti Hotel and […]

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