A Jaw-Dropping Tour Inside Johannesburg’s Ponte City

tweet I have been on many tours, and I’ve been to many museums around the world, but I don’t think any of them had me as psyched as the one I did today – the infamous and iconic Ponte City in Johannesburg. Ponte’s designer, the 29-year-old Rodney Grosskopf, probably didn’t start out with the intention of creating something iconic, but because of its sheer size and shape and location, the cylindrical behemoth identifies the Joburg skyline as much as the Sydney Opera House does Sydney’s.

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The Cape Corner in Joburg market adds to Gauteng’s growing list of lifestyle markets

What do you get when you take a sizable portion of delicious food, throw in a splash of creative crafts, add a generous dollop of good music, sprinkle liberally with family and friends, and mix it all together in an outdoor space? A fabulous day out, that’s what.

The Cape Corner in Joburg market, which is held at the Spark Gallery in Short Road, Orchards, is a new entrant to Gauteng’s growing list of lifestyle markets and the perfect recipe for a family or friends’ day out.

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Best places for children’s parties in Gauteng

Hosting a birthday party is not child’s play – you have to send invites, remember specific dietary requirements, entertain a group of kids for a few hours at least, and deal with parents as well. To help with your birthday party planning, we have compiled a list of some of the  best venues to host a children’s party in Gauteng.

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ArtWrap Gauteng: May 28-June 5

ArtWrap Gauteng: May 28-June 5 Jennifer de Klerk 05/28/2016 11:35:56 Jennifer de Klerk : Obviously at this time, with doom and gloom dominating the headlines, we need to laugh and Mark Bank’s Banksrupt is striking a chord. The show was due to end this weekend, but it has been extended until next Sunday, June 5, so if you need a break and some insight into just about everything, pop into the Studio at Montecasino.

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Gas Africa Conference 2016

Share | This is the third Gas Africa conference held in Johannesburg, where top speakers, delegates from all over Africa and local government meet to network and do business. Gas Africa 2016 takes place from 31 May to 1 June 2016 at the Maslow Hotel, Sandton Johannesburg. For more information go to www.gasafrica.co.za.

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48 Hour Guide for Johannesburg

Johannesburg is quite possibly one of the greatest examples of a multi-cultural, multilingual and mutli-racial societies in the world. Contrary to its crime-riddled reputation, I truly believe that it’s one of the best cities for life as an expact. Existing as the economic powerhouse of Africa, the city has something to offer for everyone. And so, without further ado, here is my 48 hour guide to Jo’burg: 3pm: Kick off your weekend in Jo’burg with a visit to the Apartheid Museum.

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