Arts & Culture

What's a Unesco World Heritage Site?

(photo of Cape Floral Region SA, World Unesco Site, courtesy of zug55) You may have often heard the term that a sight or destination is a Unesco World Heritage Site, but…

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Diwali: The Festival of Lights

One of the biggest Hindu festivals is Deepawali or Diwali in India. It is a religious holiday that is celebrated the world over with lots of enthusiasm and happi.jpgness.…

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Catch the award-winning UJ Choir

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) Choir pi.jpgcked up three gold and two silver awards on a recent tour of the Czech Republic and Germany. Their coveted medals were won…

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WWII gun at rest in JHB zoo

A historic gun, which was used for the two world wars, and later donated to the South African government, has found a permanent home at the Johannesburg zoo. The gun basted…

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Liliesleaf Farm reopened

Liliesleaf Farm, home of the ANC leadership in the early 1960s and the scene of the arrest of the Rivonia trialists, is opening as a museum. Liliesleaf farmhouse and the…

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