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Be a tourist in your own city

With the hussle and bussle of day-to-day living, most people miss the beauty, heritage and culture surrounding them every day. It’s easy to become lost in the mundane of everyday life and daily routine. 497 more words

Profile: Soweto Kwaito Sensation "Styzin"

Israel Mahlatsi Rakoma, known to his fans as ‘STYZIN’ is one of South African’s most inspiring artist,producer and live performer the world has ever come across. 414 more words

And then We Went to the Color-Run in Soweto

I had never been to a Color Run before and did not know what to expect. There must have been thousands of people at the University of Johannesburg Soweto campus. 430 more words



Think South West Townships (Soweto) and you may think apartheid, poverty and a place to avoid as a tourist. We were told this by countless individuals who had judged Johannesburg and its townships by what they had seen in the media rather than through experience – how wrong they were. 580 more words


Next stop: South Africa 🇿🇦

It’s been 6 months now since I left home and I’m presently visiting my 6th country on my itinerary, South Africa. So far my journey has been way above my expectations. 424 more words



I am Aly, and I was born and bred in Soweto. I love travel, food, fashion, finance and would like to share these things that interest me.I want to find out the reasons that we’re here and also want the moments that will take my breath away but ultimately I want to meet and know my ‘Self’, the authentic self. 25 more words



 Johannesburg, South Africa

Joburg is a shock to the system.

Having felt a slow and gradual change heading south from Ethiopia to Zimbabwe, waking up in Joburg to see skyscrapers, perfect roads, and a Western standard of living is jarring. 1,825 more words