Irene Fence

What to do in Irene

There are many places around Gauteng that are full of rich cultural history, Irene can be seen as one of these places. A little town that still seems slightly behind in times, yet holds so much character. Irene, located within Centurion, is the epitome of an old school farm village. It is famous for its…

Joburg Suburbs from Northcliff Water Tower

Falling in Love with the Greener Side of Life

As I mentioned in my last blog post, Who Wants to be a Tree-llionare with Greenpop, I am taking part in a competition to win a trip to Trees for Zambia with GreenPOP (read all about it in said blog post). Part of this competition is to write certain themed blog posts every week to help…

Trees in the Knysna Forest

Who Wants to be a Tree-llianare with Greenpop

I’ve always had hippy tendencies, they don’t always come out, but they are definitely there. I love nature, I’m generally quite chilled and live the ‘just go with it’ life motto pretty well. I also like tree’s…not the whole tree hugger love trees, but I know that they are pretty awesome and get sad when…

The Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Music is one of those things in life that I often take for granted. I listen to it everyday, I have my favourite songs and artists and I love going to live gigs, but I often don’t appreciate it further than its surface. I just enjoy it, that’s it. Then every now and then I…

Whoohoo! It's Saturday :) I love this sticker found in Florance, Italy.

Photo Essay: Graffiti Stickers Across Europe

An expression of yourself? Sending a message to society? Trying to rebel? Creating a bit of humour? There are so many reasons for graffiti stickers, and so many different kinds being stuck on walls, windows, light poles, traffic lights, stop signs and sidewalks all over the world. While travelling around Europe I was amazed by…

The Joburg CBD skyline

4 Reasons to Love Joburg City Festival

Shucks but Jozi is getting cooler by the day. The Joburg City Festival is proof of our ‘coolness’. From 25-31 August (yes, that’s next week) the Joburg inner city is going to be a flurry of festival vibes and excitement. For the week there are going to be a series of events happening all over…