Food & Drink

The Gift of Golf and Whisky

I once read somewhere that the people of Scotland gave two great gifts to the world; golf and whisky, but perhaps not in that order. The development of both the drink and the…

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Newtown’s Watering Hole-Niki’s Oasis

One of the best ways to experience a city is to sample its food and if you are visiting Johannesburg you have to try some traditional Jozi Township food. My favourite place…

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Woodlands Eatery

The City Bowl of Cape Town is all abuzz about a magical new spot called the Woodlands Eatery. ‘Magical’ might seem a bit of an exaggeration for what is, essentially,…

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Parking-off in Jo’burg

4th Avenue, Parktown North's cafe culture Parktown North (proclaimed in 1903) and adjacent Parkhurst are among Jo’burg’s oldest suburbs. Back then, Johannesburg’s…

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Best ice-cream shops in Johannesburg

We all scream for Trieste Café ice cream In recent weeks, Johannesburg has gone from Jo-rainy-burg, to Jo! Where’s the swimming pool? It is hot, hot, hot, in the city.…

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Tantalise your brain at Cube

Cube's edible garden Self-taught and clearly talented, Jozi chef Dario de Angeli had Jo’burger’s eating out of his hand – not literally, thankfully –…

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