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Illovo Junction- another Parks restaurant hub

We had guests who stayed last here last week who had dinner at one of the Parks new drinking-eateries – the Griffin in Illovo Junction, about 4 km from Liz at Lancaster at the top of Corlett Drive.   They said it was really fun – lots of young people, with a great vibe and atmosphere.  […]

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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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New addition to Craighall Park’s cafe scene

Warm and Glad has opened around the corner from Liz at Lancaster Guest house.  As its name suggests, its a welcoming coffee shop with interesting pics on the walls, nice reading  material and good coffee. At Alban’s Square, 357 Jan Smuts Avenue, Craighall Park http://www.jhblive.com/reviews/coffee%20shop%20/%20cafe/warm_and_glad_in_jhb/102760 by

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More on Braamfontein’s buzz

If you’re going to Neighbourhoods Market in Braamfontien pop in to Post for a bite to eat bit. http://www.jhblive.com/reviews/coffee%20shop%20/%20cafe/pick-me-up_at_post/99756  by

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Concert on the Deck at Gingko 25th Feb

Concert on the Deck – Love, Life & Opera– Sat 25th February 2012 15h00 – 17h30 From Gingko’s newsletter:  With February being the month of love, we thought we’d put together a programme that would celebrate some of the world’s greatest love songs. Michèle Corbin (soprano) and Donato Somma (tenor) will perform a wonderful selection […]

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