Tag Archives: Pubs and watering holes

A new kid on the block: Parkhurst Square’s clock tower is set to become a landmark

  The new Parkhurst Square has opened.  Designed by Sheldon Bakos of Integrale Architects, it is set to revitalize the northern end of 4th Ave.  Although it is a three storey building which is a little out of keeping with the single storey converted houses along the rest of the street, the building is aesthetically […]

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Happy Hundredth Birthday to Craighall Park!

Feels like spring not autumn here in Jozi with temperatures of  27°  over the week-end.  And what better way to enjoy the unseasonally warm weather on Saturday than at the Craighall Park Centenary Open Day.  I have had the privilege of living in Craighall Park for nearly 40 years (terrifying thought!) and daily I am reminded […]

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Local is lekker: a braai with a difference

International guests at Liz at Lancaster often ask about where to go to eat really local food. In this age of globalization and fusion food, there are few options.  But here’s a fun one with a difference – real street food – a tshiya nyama meal along with local jazz and art work at  The Braai Shack (TBS). It’s […]

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There’s lots on this week-end in Jozi

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oDD Cafe – funky place to hang out in Greenside

New place to hang out in Greenside Joburg: oDD café “a new design, art, café culture, coffee and Mediterranean taste sensation”.  See  http://www.jhblive.com/reviews/restaurants/greenside_gone_odd/56187 by

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