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A rare and detailed street map of Johannesburg from 1929

Holmden’s Street Map of Johannesburg and Suburbs, compiled by The Map Office and revised and  brought up-to-date by Norman C. Dickie. 1929

*Click on the image for expanded view. 438 more words


In Daveyton, fitness is a street bash!

Aerothon is an aerobics marathon that takes place in and around Daveyton each consecutive fortnight. This is a different type of marathon because it happens at local pubs, and it allows D-town residents to use their facilities for more than one purpose. 337 more words

Don't blog tired (Click here to find out why)

Remember when I said I would be posting regularly again?  My bad.

Last week we decided to splurge a little bit on our movie and went for the “Prestige” theatre.   309 more words


STYLE | Changes

Change is almost always for the better, I know that some of us are scared of change, and I guess it makes us all nervous, but as I always say, change is a direct effect of growth, and with all positive growth must come change. 212 more words


Are we fighting a losing battle?

These days, when I flick through channels, websites and newspapers, all I see is “xenophobia”, “hijack”, “murder”, “load-shedding”, the list is endless. 

As I try my best to keep that glimmer of hope going for my beloved city, it gets harder and harder each day. 199 more words