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New photographs and an update

It’s been some months since the last Johannesburg post. The reason is that I’ve been working on an exciting new project based on some of the work here (and a whole lot more). 297 more words


Shopping: The Zone @ Rosebank, Johannesburg

To start my recent Jo’burg tour, I needed to get to The Zone @ Rosebank.  I quickly brought it up on Google Maps and saw it was just one stop on the excellent Gautrain from Sandton, where I was staying. 242 more words

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Not quite New York: the cool kids on Jozi's newest culinary block

A cluster of new gastronomic offerings are shaking up Rosebank’s staid drinking and dining scene.

When a friend said a bunch of mates we were joining for dinner had chosen… 1,261 more words


More bang for your buck

You know how it goes, after a marathon of extreme couponing you immediately channel your inner frugal beast, planning to save money and get your hands on some free stuff. 496 more words


1999 Travels February 9


The rain continued through the day, though it eased more to showers later on.

We set out on a drive to Rosebank, which is up in hilly country NE of Lismore, inland from Bangalow. 582 more words

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Rosebank 70 proof Distiller's Agency vs Rosebank 20yo Zenith 57% Distiller's Agency

Both the oldest and the youngest – well technically, it is a NAS – of official 70s Rosebanks at a go. You might find others like the 8 yo, 12 yo, 15yo from this time. 298 more words


Marble, Johannesburg

Amazing food, great service and an amazing ambiance. Since opening in August, reviews of Marble restaurant have been pouring in and many of the reviews I’ve read have only been positive. 783 more words